A platform to assist healthcare conversationsFora supports conversations between patients and their care team. Our iOS and Android apps use a conversational interface and digital assistants to help patients along their care pathway, and provide an overview of a
patient’s health to clinicians and clinical researchers.Request a demo
Fora provides assistants to support health conversations
Hi Jane. Have you taken your medication today?
Have you had any side effects?
Yes, I have unfortunately
Which side effects?
Problems with sleep
Problems with appetite
Sorry to hear that.
I’ll pass this onto your care team and you can discuss it at your next appointment
Each assistant does one thing well
Let’s look at your wellbeing. How would you rate it today?
Your average wellbeing score over the past week was 50
and improved by 10 points compared to the week before.
For example the cognition assistant gives patients tasks to measure cognitive health,
enabling researchers to gather better data and clinicians to make better treatment decisions.
I would like to do a cognition test
Hi Jane. No problem. This should only take 30 seconds.
Let’s get started.
Thanks. You scored 44 points.
Better conversations support better outcomesFora supports conversations between patients and their care team. It makes it easier to share decisions which can lead to better treatment outcomes and better care.
Assistants can team up to support different types of health conversationsOur assistants are specialists in their own area, but they are adept at working together to support many types of health conversations.
Conversations to inform treatment decisionsTrack patients mood, cognition, adherence and side-effects to help find the right treatment plan to suit a patient and involve them in their own care through shared decision making.
Conversations to gather research dataFora fits into the everyday life of patients and is efficient in gathering data at high-frequency to support clinical research.
Conversations to support complex health interventionsThe combination of digital assistants can be tailored, and augmented by bespoke assistants, to monitor and manage patients with complex needs such as concomitant conditions.
Meet our assistantsOur assistants are specialists in their own area, but they are adept at working together to support many types of health conversations.
We are working with partners to create new assistantsWe collaborate with partners to develop new assistants which are skilled in particular areas of healthcare management and tracking.
Conversations using ForaFora can be tailored to support the delivery of care and medical research. Instances in which Fora has been deployed to date include:
Clinical integrationPatient Management of Depression Through Technology: a Study of Digitally Enabled EngagementPartner: Takeda Pharmaceuticals USA, Lundbeck LLC and Advocate Health Care Status: In progressRead more on clinicaltrials.gov
Clinical studyStudy of mood and memory in patients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)Client: Global pharmaceutical Status: In progress
Clinical studyStudy of everyday cognition in patients with ADHDClient: Global pharmaceutical Status: In progress
Proof of conceptCognitive and Mood Assessment Data in Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) Using Digital Wearable TechnologySponsor: Takeda Pharmaceuticals USA Status: Completed 2017Read more on clinicaltrials.gov
Fora is a product from Ctrl GroupCtrl Group are a team of designers, researchers, software developers and healthcare experts working to deliver personalised healthcare for everyone.
Ctrl Group are ISO 13485 certified. Our team bring together the best of human-centered design, agile software development, good clinical practice and regulatory compliance to deliver digital medicine that is effective,
engaging and safe.