St. Petersburg, FL. –– Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE: JBL) announced today it will deliver for DayaMed the next generation of its cellular medication dispenser and patient-centered data and communication hub, the medPOD.
Through DayaMed’s HIPPA compliant cloud, the medPOD creates a new platform for patient health information:
- Connects to biometric devices via Bluetooth
- Creates a new, auditable metric for patient-centered disease management called Real-time Medication Adherence (RMA). RMA records the place, time and the exact medication taken
- Hardware and software technology is powered by Samsung and connected by the AT&T LTE Network
“We are truly excited to partner with Jabil on the design and manufacturing of the medPOD,” said Justin Daya, CEO of DayaMed. “Jabil’s global capabilities, experience and culture are unmatched in the industry. Together we are re-defining and empowering the patient medication experience, the interaction of the patient with their caregiver & medical ecosystem and delivering innovative data and population health programs.”
“We're honored and excited to have partnered up with DayaMed in the creation of the medPOD,” said Phil Hubbell, Senior Director, Global Business Units, Jabil. “DayaMed as a customer has shown an eagerness to leverage all the unique capabilities that Jabil brings to the table. The medPOD® will be a fixture in the Connected Home, helping to advance the lives of people globally.”
The medPOD was unveiled today at the HIMSS16 Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas.
Daya Medicals, Inc., headquartered in Waterloo, Canada, is a leading company in mobile medical devices and patient centric data analytics. DayaMed provides patient centered medical consumer devices and services that elevate patient adherence to prescribed therapeutic regimes, and provide for patient centered mobile communication with their medical ecosystem. DayaMed products and services raise patient health endpoints while lowering patient and overall healthcare costs. DayaMed provides real-time patient specific data that is used to customize patient incentives, value-based insurance designs, customize pharma disease management programs and reduce hospital re-admissions while raising quality and performance metrics while elevating star ratings.
Jabil is an electronic product solutions company providing comprehensive electronics design, production and product management services to global electronics and technology companies. Offering complete product supply chain management from facilities in 28 countries, Jabil provides comprehensive, individualized-focused solutions to customers in a broad range of industries. Jabil common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol, "JBL".