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"Hospitals 2.0 Mega Challenge Event-- 12/3/14

New York Times Building: Goodwin Proctor Offices

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Special Guest Speaker:

Frances A. Griffin, RRT, MPA is a senior advisor at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the program lead for the CMS Regional Innovation Network.

The CMS Innovation Center has a growing portfolio testing various payment and service delivery models that aim to achieve better care for patients, better health for our communities, and lower costs through improvement for our health care system


We are excited to announce the judges for this event include:

Aurelia Boyer: Chief Information Officer, New York-Presbyterian Hospital & NYP Healthcare System

Steve Berman: Director of Business Development for Montefiore IT, a subsidiary of Montefiore Medical Center

Randy Cheung: Founder of CipherHealth Inc. CipherHealth develops and implements SaaS based care-coordination solutions to simplify healthcare with hospital customers in over 33 states.

Peter Frishauf: Director of NY Healthcare Business Leaders and Founder of Medscape

Erik Lium, PhD – Vice President, Mount Sinai Health System and Executive Director, Mount Sinai Innovation Partners


Watch 6 amazing start-ups compete to win the challenge & share their vision for the future hospital information technology.

Benjamin Jack, CEO
BoardRounds Inc
A technology-enabled service that identifies and arranges the optimal post-discharge care for every emergency room patient. Emergency rooms use BoardRounds to request follow-up care for patients. Identifies and coordinates the appropriate and cost-effective follow-up care.

Pinaki Dasgupta, CEO
Hindsait Inc.
A Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) software platform with: Natural language processing (NLP) technology unlocks the Data. - Predictive analytics provides actionable insights - Communication platform delivers ai-enabled alerts, ‘to do’ lists for swift decision making that improves financials and patient outcomes

Gerasimos Petratos & Dr Marty Coyne, Chief Medical Director
HITEKS Solutions Inc
A proprietary natural language processing engine, information extraction algorithms and data communication protocols. It extracts structured data from the progress note as the doctor is creating it at the point of care.

Raskesh Parimi, Founder
A B2B eBroker of healthcare network modeling that provides collaborative web-platform for healthcare executives and physicians to co-define ACO workflows and do performance tuning of the ACO Mode

Om Vadlapatal, CEO
Developed Hēmcis, a clinical protocol-based, secure decision support cloud application that helps shape clinical best practices in the field of blood transfusions. Blood products are scarce and expensive, and expose patients to potential complications.

Hans Fuernkran, CEO
NVS Technologies Inc
Developed a highly multiplexed, easy-to-use pathogen detection platform for viruses, bacteria and fungi. This platform is ideal for the detection of nosocomial pathogens on hospital surfaces

Cocktails and networking before and afterwards.

Thank you to Goodwin Proct ( LLP for hosting this event and sponsoring. And to our other sponsors Cipher Health ( and Visible Me Productions.

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