TORONTO, October 19, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sigma HealthTech, a leading provider of healthcare technology solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been accepted to the Growth Services portfolio at Toronto-based Innovation Hub MaRS Discovery District. The Growth Services at MaRS offers an extensive range of tailored programs and opportunities that will help Sigma HealthTech grow their business.
Committed to providing a secure and efficient communication platform for hospitals, physicians, and healthcare staff across Ontario, Sigma HealthTech’s core service includes its end-to-end encrypted messaging platform SigMail. The platform enables bi-directional communication between healthcare providers and patients through secure asynchronous messaging and video solutions.
Through this partnership, Sigma HealthTech will leverage MaRS Discovery District’s market intelligence, expert mentorship, connections to investors, customers and partners. The Growth Services portfolio at MaRS will support Sigma HealthTech with advice on capital, sales, marketing, talent and recruitment, and regulatory services.
"We are thrilled to join the Growth Services portfolio by MaRS. This opportunity represents significant progress in our commitment to providing secure messaging and virtual communication to Canada’s healthcare industry. We look forward to leveraging MaRS’ guidance, research and connections to significantly improve patient care and increase efficiencies in healthcare," said Dr. Duncan Rozario, the Chief Medical Officer of Sigma HealthTech.
"Gaining access to MaRS’ extensive repository and exceptional advice is an exciting step in our growth story. This opportunity opens a new avenue for us to grow our business, strengthen partnerships and expand our network in the digital health space. In pursuit of this goal, we are also committed to expanding our industry-leading virtual care platform and providing modern healthcare all across Canada. We are incredibly excited about what the future holds for this partnership," Arjun Jasuja, Founder & Chairman, Sigma Group of Companies.
MaRS Growth Services portfolio will also help strengthen Sigma’s outreach capabilities through extensive support on marketing, sales programming, media and public relations. MaRS will further offer Sigma the opportunity to attend and participate in their expansive peer-to-peer events and speaking opportunities.
About Sigma HealthTech
Sigma HealthTech provides healthcare workers and patients with secure and innovative healthcare technology solutions that enable them to engage in reliable, efficient, and secure virtual communications. It is helping reshape Canada’s healthcare industry with secure and scalable technology solutions that enable efficient communications. For more information, please visit www.sigmahealthtech.com.
SigMail, by Sigma HealthTech a secure messaging platform designed for the Canadian healthcare sector to enable bi-directional communication between healthcare providers and patients. As an end-to-end encrypted platform, SigMail recognizes security and privacy as its topmost priority. The platform has been selected as a pre-qualified Vendor of Record for Virtual Visits Solutions by Canada Health Infoway and a verified Virtual Visits Solutions by Ontario Health.
For more information, please visit https://sigmahealthtech.com/features-of-sigmail/
MaRS is North America's largest urban innovation hub. A registered non-profit, MaRS supports high-growth startups and scale-ups tackling key issues in the health, cleantech, fintech and other sectors. In addition, MaRS convenes all members of the tech ecosystem to drive breakthrough discoveries, grow the economy and make an impact by solving real problems for real people — in Canada and around the world.
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