Lark Health Achieves ADA 508 Compliance, Enabling VoiceOver A.I Technology for those with Hearing Disabilities

July 30, 2019

Lark continues to drive positive health outcomes across disease states, and is now compliant to government-wide IT accessibility requirements for those with disabilities.

Lark Health Achieves ADA 508 Compliance, Enabling VoiceOver A.I Technology for those with Hearing Disabilities


Mountain View, CA, 7/30/19 – Lark Health, the leader in chronic disease prevention and management using proven, AI-augmented health coaching, today announced its certification of ADA 508 Compliance.

1 in 5 Americans currently have some form of disability. The ADA 508 Certification of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) [2] validates that Lark Health is committed to ensuring that Lark and its content is accessible to, and usable by, individuals with disabilities.


Lark’s Latest 508 Compliant Features Include:

1. VoiceOver support on iOS / Talkback support on Android: Lark allows people with vision impairment to use Lark with audio feedback when VoiceOver/Talkback mode is turned on.

2. High Contrast Mode: Lark will use high contrast colors for better text visibility when system-wide high contrast mode is turned on.

3. Dynamic text size: Textual content in Lark will resize based on user’s preference on font size in system settings, which can be increased to a large font size for easier reading.


About Lark

Lark Health is the leading chronic disease prevention and management platform using proven, A.I. health coaching to deliver better health outcomes at scale. Lark uses cutting edge A.I. and connected health monitors, which can be combined with clinical resources, to provide real-time, personalized, 24/7 support and counseling to help users make healthier choices and manage their conditions. Lark’s Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), Wellness Program, Diabetes Care Program, and Hypertension Program have served over 1.9 million members, and have demonstrated clinically validated outcomes published in 11 peer-reviewed journals and analyst reports. Lark’s DPP, which is the fastest growing and lowest cost DPP, has received CDC Full Recognition. Lark works with some of the largest payers and self-insured employers to help their members live healthier lives. Founded by CEO Julia Hu in 2011, the company was named “Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in the World” alongside Uber and Airbnb, and Apple’s “Top 10 Apps of the Year”. To learn more, visit www.lark.com.