What is Your.MD?
Your.MD is a personalised Health Guide, that gives relevant and trusted health information to help you decide the best next steps to get better and keep healthy. You can use Your.MD whenever, wherever and always for free.
- People come first
Applying technology to improve healthcare for everyone is why we exist. Our technology improves access to healthcare, allowing you to take control of your health.
- Information is the key to being healthy
We believe timely access to the right health information can revolutionise healthcare and help save lives. We strive to deliver accurate, evidence based information that is easy to understand.
- Made for you
We believe that everyone has a right to information about their health. Our services are designed to be personalised and easily accessible to everyone across the world, regardless of their knowledge or available technology.
- Always transparent and open
What we do is defined by the core values of honesty, integrity, and transparency. We build trust by attentive listening, clear speaking, and respecting others. We are vocally self-critical, and recognise and learn from our mistakes.
- Insist on the highest standards
We take pride in delivering the highest standard of clinical safety and service to our users by pushing each other to always be the best versions of ourselves. Our goal is to make sure we constantly get better at everything we do.
Secure and trusted
Your.MD has received the ePrivacy seal for our app, which means it fully complies with the strict European laws on privacy.
An ePrivacy seal is awarded to a company following a technical and legal review of their online or technical product which complies with ePrivacy seal’s criteria catalogue and the European data protection laws.
Your.MD’s Clinical Advisory Board is led by Dr. Mark Davies, who provides advice and oversight across all areas of clinical practice. Our ambition and core principle is to put clinical quality and safety at the heart of Your.MD, therefore the Clinical Advisory Board is an important component to ensuring this happens.
Read Mark Davies’ views on Clinical Governance in Your.MD.
We have the most trusted health information available. It comes from the UK’s National Health Service (NHS Choices), and has won numerous awards for being both accurate and accessible. It's all reviewed by doctors making it more trustworthy than what you generally find on the internet.
This year, Your.MD was awarded the prestigious Unesco/Netexplo Award 2017 for “innovations that can improve society”.
We join the ‘hall of fame’ of startups with the biggest potential discovered by the Netexplo Observatory and UNESCO. Past winners include Twitter, Airbnb and Spotify to name a few.
Netexplo is an independent observatory that studies the impact of digital tech on society and business under the patronage of UNESCO – the United Nations Education, Science and Cultural Organization. Netexplo explores the world for new uses of digital tech that can contribute to the free circulation of ideas and the promotion of universal access to knowledge, particularly in terms of information and communication technologies.