About Us

Founded in 2012, Kinsa’s mission is to stop the spread of infectious illness through early detection and early response.  As an Illness Insights Solutions company, Kinsa has built a comprehensive set of early warning and insights capabilities designed to provide individuals, schools, communities, businesses and public health officials with real-time knowledge of spreading illness. Aggregating illness data from traditional and state-of-the-art sources such as smart thermometers, Kinsa empowers these stakeholders to:

  • Guide individuals and families to treatment and prevention early, before they enter the healthcare system
  • Reduce transmission in schools and communities
  • Improve supply chain management, forecast product demand and target messaging to areas of rising illness
  • Detect novel outbreaks early, monitor intervention efficacy and accurately forecast seasonal flu at the local level