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Hackathon for Individuals with Complex Health Needs

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Microsoft Vancouver

725 Granville · Vancouver, BC

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Hosted at The Garage at Microsoft Vancouver

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Calling all designers & developers!

We need your help to bring technology and healthcare together in order to improve health outcomes in our communities.

On June 26th CBI Health Group and Health and Technology District sponsored a pre-hackathon session where health leaders discussed imminent and priority challenges around complex care in the community. Topics discussed include: Navigation/coordination, Caregiver burn-out, reduction in hospital visits, providing more care in the home. We want to take these discussions to the next level and need your help to do so!

We’re hosting a hackathon to help explore and push these ideas further. Come join us to help realize solutions that could have real and significant impact on the day to day lives for others. Join us on October 12th and 13th to hack for a good cause, by hacking for health.


Friday, October 12th – 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Problem Exploration

Domain area experts will present core “problems” facing the industry, provide insight and domain specific knowledge and answer any questions. Grab some dinner and find a team to start exploring ideas.

Saturday, October 13th – 9 am – 4:00 pm

Spend the day hacking solutions, engaging domain experts. Breakfast and lunch provided.

Saturday October 13th – 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Present work back to developers, designers and stakeholders including: policy makers, funders, patients, service providers and family members.

** Please note that meals will be provided with gluten-free, dairy-free and vegetarian options provided. Bring your own device, power cord, computer peripherals. One ticket is access to the hackathon event. **

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