Our Mission

The Biomedical Zone’s mission is to provide health technology entrepreneurs unparalleled access to the clinicians, health practitioners, and biomedical experts needed to develop their ventures. Drawing on the Stanford biodesign model, our focus is on needs-based innovation. Biomedical Zone companies address significant challenges in the healthcare system, improving patient outcomes and quality assurance while reducing costs. Our goal is to support biomedical startups at a critical juncture by providing deep and meaningful immersion in a clinical setting. We support entrepreneurs by facilitating early clinical and business model validation through direct contact with various stakeholders in the healthcare hospital system.

Biomedical Zone companies in the news

The Parent Life Network Family is Growing with Hospital Connection

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 | In the News

"Parent Life Network is proud to announce it has acquired Hospital Connection with its wide network of over 320 hospitals and clinics.   TORONTO, ON (May 31, 2016) — Our family is growing. Parent Life Network, a division of Square Crop Studios, has officially acquired Hospital Connection, which distributes over…

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SF accelerator Highway1 debuts startups with continuous blood pressure monitor, incontinence smart patch

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 | In the News

Hardware tech accelerator Highway1 is debuting its sixth class of startups, and it's got a handful of medical device startups in the mix. A couple of the stars include Blumio, with its cuffless continuous blood pressure monitor, and Sensassure, with its incontinence patch that alerts caregivers when seniors need pads…

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