Health Wildcatters announced the 10 companies that have been selected for the 2015 accelerator program.
The 2015 class, which represents Health Wildcatters’ third, brings the accelerator’s portfolio to a total of 32 companies. It includes teams from across the country focusing on areas including digital health, medical devices and telemedicine. Women lead 50 percent of the startups in this year’s class.
The 12-week program will provide startups will office space, educational programming, seed capital and a network of mentors. The program ends in November with Pitch Day.
- Codegi – automatic coding software for clinical notes and electronic health record documentation.
- Dynofit – a wireless smart electromyography system that helps people with stroke, traumatic brain injury and cerebral palsy gain control of their muscles.
- DUALALMS – a system that delivers nebulized agents prior to laryngoscopic examinations to eliminate the common discomfort and complications that occur from the exam.
- Exhale Healthcare Advocate – a company that helps consumers manage the business of their healthcare.
- Flow MedTech – a company developing a patent-protected medical device to reduce the high risk of stroke in millions of atrial fibrillation patients.
- md Portal – a health care software company with an asynchronous telemedicine platform that allows patients to see a physician remotely using tailored questionnaires and photos.
- Insight Optics – a company using mobile imaging technology to allow primary care physicians to record fundus examinations—a critical tool in preventative and diagnostic health care—and forward results to ophthalmologists for review.
- Noninvasix – a company that developed a way to conduct accurate, noninvasive monitoring of fetal welfare during labor and delivery using optoacoustic technology.
- Obaa – a company that is enabling primary care physicians to connect with specialists during patient encounters using Google Glass technology.
- Vidas Sanas – a platform that provides bilingual wellness solutions for employers and health care providers to engage Latino populations into behavior change for their health.
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