dayzz Announces Release of Unique Remote Clinical Trial Model to Improve Employee Sleep, Health, Productivity and Safety
BOSTON, January 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Jourzz, an AI-powered digital sleep health solution, recently supported the initiation of a research study evaluating a personalized sleep training program provided by the dayzz smartphone app. The study examines the impact of this mobile health platform for identifying and treating sleep disorders within a large organization. The study was conducted at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Boston, MA). The study protocol, published online in the peer-reviewed journal PLOS ONE, describes the patient-centered clinical trial, which was conducted entirely remotely, allowing for large-scale recruitment and greater diversity of participants.
“Sleep problems are very common but often underdiagnosed,” says Charles A. CzeislerMD, PhD, FRCP, Chief of the Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Director of the Division of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School, who led the study. “The emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted even higher rates of sleep problems among the general population, and healthcare workers in particular.”
Sleep intervention is conducted using dayzz’s digital apps platform, providing employees with personalized sleep treatment plans, contextual nudges, sleep management tools and assessment clinically validated sleep. For participants identified as being at risk for sleep apnea, the remote trial includes an integrated digital referral to Brigham’s Sleep Clinic for telemedicine consultation and in-home sleep testing, enabling comprehensive end-to-end wellness and a medically guided trip.
“Given the rise in sleep and fatigue-related work disruptions and associated productivity, medical and safety costs, it has become urgent for organizations to find proven, accessible and scalable solutions to assess and treat their workers’ sleep remotely,” says dayzz Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Mairav Cohen-Zion. “This study aims to measure the impact of improved sleep on financial and medical KPIs in a population of employees within a large organization.”
Learn more about dayzz:
dayzz is an innovative digital sleep solution, providing personalized sleep training plans to individuals across the United States. dayzz’s machine learning engine helps assess common sleep issues. Based on big data analysis, the app continuously adjusts users’ training plans based on their needs and progress, and delivers the right intervention at the right time, with ongoing support and unique motivational strategies. . dayzz offers its sleep solution to US employers and payers to increase productivity, improve well-being, optimize healthcare system utilization and reduce associated costs. Based on the large amounts of data collected, employers receive periodic summary reports, showcasing aggregated data on their employees’ sleep status to help them better understand how to further improve employee experience and performance. The company is led by a team experienced in business, technology and clinical treatment. For more information, visit https://dayzz.com.
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