Video recap can be found here. Special thanks to Sachin Mangalick and TECHdotMN.
Advanced Technology Collaborative at United Health Group
Who Presented: Charles Schaller, Director
Charlie discussed the potential impact of companies like Amazon and Google on the healthcare space and what United Healthcare is responding to the challenge.
Who Presented: Sam Moen
Works with you to provide the best employee healthcare experience. Partnering with best-in class physicians and using evidence based medicine protocols. We focus on the most efficient surgical and non-surgical experience.
Molly Fuller Design
Who Presented: Molly Fuller
Stylish weighted and compression garments for teens with autism and sensory processing needs.
Who Presented: Erik Reis
SHIFT is a program focused on creating brain based solutions for brain based problems in the office, at home, and thus, in your life. SHIFT is designed to connect cutting edge neuroscience with an integrative healthcare model to bring it into the workplace to optimize workplace performance, improve the quality of life of those who struggle with work/life balance, and create the productive lifestyle we have all dreamed of.
Who Presented: Deborah Nowak, MD
Post-Op Provisions sells surgeon-designed care packages for use at home following any procedure. Our boxes provide things patients didn’t know they’d need, probably don’t have, and might have trouble finding to make recovery from an ambulatory procedure easier. We have an online retail presence and also custom design packages for facilities/payers/practices.
Who Presented: Bryan Chen
Vida Health (vida.com) provides users a mobile-first platform that matches users with a personal health coach and evidence-based clinical programs, such as the diabetes prevention program (DPP), to help prevent, manage, and reverse various chronic and behavioral health conditions. Vida combines the power of personal trust-based human relationships, technology, and data to drive industry-leading engagement and outcomes. Vida serves employers, national payers, and providers.
Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation
Who Presented: Gerry Greanery
Transform is the annual health care innovation conference that brings together decision makers, change agents, and stakeholders from around the world. We challenge assumptions, collaborate, and share results that catalyze change in the experience and delivery of health care.
Who Presented: Hassan Abdullahi
Billiyo is home health technology company, providing a complete suite of software solutions that ties together medical billing, charting, scheduling, time cards, clinical documentation, real-time communication and automation, empowering Home Healthcare providers with management and operational solutions to make lives thrive.
Home Monitoring for Assisted Living and Group Homes
Who Presented: Greg Thelen
Home monitoring of routine behavior can keep people out of the hospital and give piece of mind to family members. With mulipurpose technology, equipment can be inexpensive, passively obtained and can save health insurers lots of money.
Who Presented: Greg Sommer
We are helping men become dads. The Trak Male Fertility Testing System and Trak Mobile App empower men – the vastly underserved half of the fertility equation – to measure, track, and improve their sperm count at home to boost a couple’s chances of conception. Launched 1 year ago, Trak is now a #1 bestselling fertility device on Amazon and was named the #1 New At Home Health Test by Men’s Health Magazine in 2017.
Who Presented: Collin Graves
We are a cloud engineering partner for healthcare organizations. Essentially, we help organizations migrate to the cloud, automate their IT infrastructure, and save upwards of 70% on their annual IT costs as a result. We only work in Healthcare IT.
Medical Alley Association
Who Presented: Frank Jaskulke, VP, Intelligence.
Discussed the continuing growth and strength of our Medical Alley community. Our region experienced a record breaking year for investment dollars for local companies.
Who Presented: Greg Guettler
At MetaLogics, our mission is to provide scientifically validated solutions to prevent and treat weight-related diseases – a problem that consumes $250 billion a year in healthcare expenses. But, without accurate personal metabolic data, clinicians currently do not have the information they need to create and manage an effective lifestyle plan. Our solution, Lume(TM) consists of a wearable device that precisely measures calorie expenditure, a weight-based algorithm that precisely measures calorie consumption by simply stepping on a scale, and a mobile app that provides the personal metabolic insight needed to improve health outcomes.
Who Presented: Sameer Kumar
HabitAware is a wearable device that brings awareness to Trichotillomania, Dermatillomania and other Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors, or BFRBs. Our “
Who Presented: Katrina Anderson
ClinicianNexus is a tool that simplifies matching, communication and tracking of clinical rotations for nurse practitioner (NP) and physician assistant (PA) students.
MN Therapist Finder
Who Presented: Patrick Parker
MN Therapist Finder is an online directory that connects patient and therapist in as few of steps as possible.
Who Presented: Serge-Alain Wandji
It is excruciating for diaspora members to coordinate access to quality healthcare for their relatives in home countries. DiaspoCare is a Cloud-based mobile platform for diaspora sponsors to remotely control and pay for, quality healthcare for their family in home country. Remittances are secured on the blockchain.
MN Council of Health Plans
Who Presented: Jim Schowalter, President
The Council works to ensure all Minnesotans have access to affordable, high quality health care. We’re active in the areas of health care reform, community health and prevention, and health care data analysis.
Who Presented: Scott Snyder
We develop patented genetic tests to personalize medicine for each patient – which gets them better faster, and with less cost. Supported by clinical trial evidence & starting with high blood pressure.
Who Presented: Cathy Skinner
With the number of cancer survivors projected to be 18M in 2020, there is an unmet need to greatly improve cancer survivorship, equip employees to return to work faster, and reduce costs. THRIVORS offers a mobile-technology platform that has cancer-specific exercise, nutrition, mindfulness, and community that empowers survivors to own their recovery.
Marbles App & Analytics
Who Presented: Adam Moen
Marbles Analytics offers universities, employers, and insurers a cost-effective mental health engagement solution. Our platform captures and displays real-time mental health trends of different populations of users. Organizations can use this data and platform to create more effective and targeted mental health interventions to improve health, performance, and engagement.