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ISTE 2017: Care Monkey Makes Caring For Students Easier

Australian Startup, Care Monkey, Makes Caring For Students Easier

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Whether you’re running a school with 2000 students or a sports team with 20, if one of those students should have some kind of medical emergency, you need access to their information in seconds. Say you’re leading a field trip and a student gets stung by a bee. You’re going to need to know pretty quickly, if he or she is allergic.

For that scenario, and simple management of your school’s health room, there’s Australian startup CareMonkey.  CareMonkey keeps up with medical records and online forms, for schools, sports, outdoors and other groups. Their easy to setup and even easier to use platform already has more than a million satisfied users.

CareMonkey eliminates the use of paper forms and the headaches of having to chase paper forms down from parents. Parents are happy because it’s easier to submit information about their child’s health. CareMonkey also insures that administrators, school nurses and coaches have the most up to date information.

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CareMonkey offers a complete, and robust set of features for managing all of your students, players, and kids’ medical information. Their automated school forms are a breeze to set up, fill out and implement. Then, student data, is available to those that need it, securely. Data can be accessed on and offline so that even in the worst of crisis’ teachers, administrators and coaches can access the relevant info they need.

For routine health room visits, the nurse has access to medications, dosage needs, allergies and other ailments that may affect a student. CareMonkey has thought of everything when it comes to managing the acute care of any child in every environment.

The company was founded by Troy Westley in 2011. In 2015 CareMonkey won the Slush 2015 international startup competition. That same year, the company won the Talent Unleashed competition, catching the eyes of Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, and global entrepreneurial giant Richard Branson who said that CareMonkey was ““Certainly one to watch”.

You can check out CareMonkey in person at ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, June 25-28th at booth #1063 and online at