WHOOP works with Datavant to connect wearable data for holistic insights into patient health

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BOSTON and SAN FRANCISCO, September 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – WHOOP, the human performance company, and Datavant, the leading provider of secure data connection in the healthcare sector, today announced a strategic partnership for the anonymized connection of vital parameters to enable and biomarker data including heart rate variability, resting heart rate and sleep to other real world data.

WHOOP is a personalized 24/7 digital fitness and health coach who helps people make meaningful lifestyle changes through actionable feedback on sleep, recovery and stress. The WHOOP subscription includes a coaching platform designed to optimize behavior with insights based on industry-leading biomarker measurements. Studies show that after a year of WHOOP, members experience longer, more even sleep, improved physiology, and improved physical performance.

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“Through our partnership with Datavant, we enable clinicians, researchers and payers to gain new insights,” said Will Ahmed, founder and CEO of WHOOP. “Together, Datavant and WHOOP will enable healthcare professionals to deliver personalized medicine, accelerate clinical research, and improve the cost and quality of care.”

The partnership will enable healthcare, life sciences, providers and payers to connect data measuring human performance in a secure and legally compliant manner to support outcomes research and improve understanding of the overall patient health pathway.

Travis May, Founder and President of Datavant, says, “Travis May, Founder and President of Datavant, traditionally only collects medical information when patients visit a doctor’s office. “The ability to securely combine portable data with real-world data will provide unprecedented insight into the relationship between daily health indicators, disease evolution and the effects of treatment.”

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About WHOOP

WHOOP, the Human Performance Company, offers a subscription to 24/7 coaching to improve health. WHOOP membership includes the new WHOOP 4.0, a coaching platform for behavior optimization and a community of high performers. WHOOP members include professional athletes, Fortune 500 CEOs, fitness enthusiasts, military personnel, frontline workers, and anyone looking to improve their performance. Studies show that WHOOP can positively change behavior, increase sleep and improve physiological biomarkers. Founded in 2012, WHOOP is based in Boston and has raised more than $ 400 million in venture capital. Visit whoop.com for the latest company news and connect with WHOOP on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube.

About Datavant

Datavant’s mission is to connect the world’s health data to improve patient outcomes. Datavant works to reduce the friction of data exchanges across the healthcare industry by developing neutral, trustworthy, and ubiquitous technology that protects patient privacy while supporting the sharing of identified and anonymized health data between tens of thousands of healthcare institutions.

Media Contacts: Alex Jacobs Senior Manager, Public Relations & Communications, WHOOP [email protected] Elenee Argentinis Head of Marketing, Datavant [email protected]

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