Glad you asked! Buoy is a digital health tool that helps you — from the moment you get sick — start your care on the right foot. Easily check your symptoms and understand your best options for care.

Here's how it works.

Buoy is designed to feel like you're chatting with a friendly doctor.

You start by entering your symptoms. Check out tips for how to Search your symptoms.

Buoy’s algorithm then analyzes your answers in real-time and decides the most important question to ask next.

In just 2 to 3 minutes, Buoy gains a detailed understanding of your case and gives you an accurate analysis of the top 3 most likely causes of your symptoms. 

Buoy also offers personalized options for what to do next — e.g. "go to the ER", "treat this at home", "watch carefully", etc.

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