Improve population self-management with an easy-to-implement digital social prescription tool that signposts online and local offline support, that is shown to improve patient activation.
HealthUnlocked is the world’s largest social network for health covering over 120 health conditions, over 700,000 members and five million users every month. The network is built on 250 partnerships with UK health charities who administer online peer support and help users navigate patient services. The platform matches people with people, people with organisations and people with useful non-statutory services. An academic study found that use of the platform increases patient engagement and activation in their health.
Matthew is an ex-Orthopaedic Registrar and is continually excited by the generational opportunity to change the world of health with well-made web technology. In 2008 he co-founded HealthUnlocked.