Touchscreens were invented for ease of use, and devices with touchscreens — like tablets — are often touted as the perfect entry into more advanced hardware for seniors and children. But any ease of use crumbles away when one essential element of use is lacking: the ability to touch and steadily manipulate the screen. Without… Read more »
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Linguamatics to Highlight New Text Analytics Technologies and Innovative Deployments at Bio-IT World 2017 Text Mining Platform I2E features in Best Practices Final and as a Best of Show Award Contender; Linguamatics CTO David Milward a Featured Speaker Linguamatics’ mission is to turn unstructured patient data into actionable insights that support population health, precision medicine… Read more »
Marion Surgical’s mission is to capture and share the worlds’ surgical knowledge to improve patient outcomes. This entrepreneur team has built a virtual reality surgical simulator for urologists. The results are connecting to big data. Marion Surgical early Product Demo from ben sainsbury on Vimeo. Marian Surgical will be showing off their kidney stone removal prototype… Read more »
This was first presented at the Special Edition of HealthTO as part of Health Innovation Week on April 6, 2017. In this presentation, Dr. Linda Maxwell shares the amazing work the Biomedical Zone is doing and highlights a few of their initiatives. For videos of more presentations, visit: https://www.youtube.com/c/techtorontoorg
Greenspace has created a platform that helps mental health providers measure and monitor patient progress and improve treatment outcomes. http://www.bnn.ca/video/the-pitch-greenspace~1105587
When great institutions work together, there’s no limit to what they can accomplish. The Biomedical Zone, a dynamic example of inter-institutional partnership, is connecting Ryerson students with clinicians at St. Michael’s Hospital to create practical solutions to the hospital’s challenges. For the first project of the zone’s Co-Development Lab program, students worked with St. Michael’s… Read more »
On the 7th floor of Toronto’s St. Michael‘s Hospital is a small space with big, innovative ideas. It’s the office of the Biomedical Zone(BMZ), a startup incubator led by physicians in a clinical environment. There, startups work with clinicians one-on-one to develop tech within the settings in which they will be used. In 2013, Ryerson… Read more »
The results are in! Our ELEV8 Pitch Night winners are TrainingSeeker and MedStack! TrainingSeeker took home a $750 cash prize while MedStack was awarded a $250 cash prize.1 Our most recent ELEV8 Pitch Night took place on April 5, and we were pleased to feature eight thriving startups that pitched to our audience and judges! ELEV8 is a… Read more »
SIGMA Surgical is a health-data company focused on streamlining and optimizing the surgical process using the data collected from the steps of common surgical procedures. The data is used to created targeted surgical reports to analyse performance and present opportunities for improvement. This allows for better patient safety and health care efficiency.
OxiLight is developing a wound imaging system, which will be able to assess viability of tissues, monitor wound healing progression, and triage treatments at earlier points.
Dr. Linda Maxwell and her four siblings relish education, learning and being around people who value these elevating processes. That’s a recipe for success that the sisters – all Ivy League graduates – are gratefully willing to share in their various expert fields. The second of five girls, Maxwell – the founder and managing director… Read more »
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Integrated offering of HIPAA-compliant cloud hosting and FHIR database API is first of its kind ORLANDO, FL, February 20, 2017 (Newswire.com) – Medstack, Inc. the Platform for App-Enabled Healthcare, announced at the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition today that its integrated native FHIR database API is now employed by healthcare app companies, with NXTSENS… Read more »
We are pleased to share with you our first-ever Annual Report for the calendar year of 2016 (January – February). You can view it online here. In the attached one-pager, you’ll see a snapshot of all that we’ve achieved in this first year. From the establishment of key clinical programs to our companies raising nearly… Read more »