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Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition Recognizes Pulsara as Finalist [Press Release]
Bozeman, MT – Sept. 28, 2016 – Pulsara announced today that they have been selected as a finalist in this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition 2016, an awards program from the publisher of FierceHealthcare, FierceHealthIT, and FierceHealthPayer. Pulsara was recognized as a finalist in the category of Digital/Mobile Health Solutions.
Pulsara was selected as a finalist for their innovative, industry leading product, the Pulsara platform, which currently includes STEMI and stroke modules, with sepsis and trauma in the works.
Finalists were selected by a distinguished panel of CIOs from renowned U.S. hospitals and healthcare systems, including Aspirus, Cook Children’s Health Care System, and JFK Health System, among others. A complete list of judges can be found at https://www.fierceinnovationawards.com/healthcare/2016#our_judges.
All applications were evaluated based on the following criteria: care efficiency, competitive advantage, financial impact/value, market need, patient experience/satisfaction, quality of care and patient outcomes, and overall fierceness and innovation. Finalists were selected based on calculation of the judges’ scores in each area.
"Pulsara is humbled and excited to have been nominated for this prestigious award by leading CIOs across this nation. This speaks to our mission of simplifying communications," said Dr. James Woodson, Founder, and CEO of Pulsara. "Together we are changing the face of healthcare in the name of better outcomes for patients, and we are honored to be at the forefront of the movement."
Pulsara is currently implemented in 9 states and Australia and demonstrates a 10-46% reduction in treatment times for STEMI and stroke patients. EMS agencies and hospitals are able to reduce risks during transitions of care, improve turnaround times for EMS, improve capture of registration and billing information, eliminate costs for ECG transmission, reduce costly false activations, and reduce length of stay. Hospitals have demonstrated a yearly 10X ROI using the platform.
To learn more about Pulsara visit, www.pulsara.com
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Pulsara is a digital healthcare corporation that focuses on using mobile technology to enhance treatment time outcomes by improving communication and care coordination through the entire healthcare system. Pulsara’s mobile applications STOP STROKE and STOP STEMI improve communications between the teams caring for stroke and heart attack patients, leading to faster treatment and better outcomes. Every clinician – from paramedics to emergency department staff to neurology and cardiology teams – is on the same page with a simple tap. For more information, visit www.pulsara.com.