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A competition-based program in partnership with Alberta Blue Cross® open to Canadian digital health technology solution providers that have the potential to support the prevention and management of chronic disease
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The Disrupting Benefits Challenge with Alberta Blue Cross® is a competition-based program open to Canadian digital health technology solution providers that have the potential to support the prevention and management of chronic disease. Selected technology solution providers will have the opportunity to pilot their digital health solutions for up to 24-months with select Alberta Blue Cross® Plan Sponsors to validate their unique and ground-breaking technologies while addressing the growing health and wellness needs of all Albertans which also enhances the reach and credibility of a technology solution provider in the market. Technology solutions will be evaluated based on pilot project outcomes and may be adopted and expanded to additional Alberta Blue Cross® Plan Sponsors.
How might we address chronic conditions for our workforce and their families by changing or sustaining their wellness micro-habits, so they aspire to achieve their peak health and wellbeing?
How might we address rising rates of cardiovascular risks among our workforce by empowering them to make positive health changes to improve cardiovascular health?
How might we address obesity and weight related illnesses by shifting lifestyle management behaviours including readiness to change at the individual and organizational level?
Up to $200,000 CAD per project.
Term: Up to 24 months
Refer to the Disrupting Benefits Challenge Program Guide Appendix for more detailed information regarding key dates.
The technology solution provider (TSP) must:
For detailed eligibility criteria, please refer to the Disrupting Benefits Challenge Program Guide Appendix.
To qualify for funding, all Projects must:
All applications are reviewed and evaluated to determine fit with the Disrupting Benefits Challenge objectives and intended outcomes. Alberta Innovates’ staff and external expert reviewers are engaged to evaluate applications.
For more information, see the program guide.
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