|By Business Wire||
|April 11, 2014 01:00 PM EDT||
Today, TripleTree announced twelve finalists for the 6th Annual TripleTree iAwards for Connected Health. The finalists were selected based on how their transformative solutions are addressing the most pressing needs in healthcare and enhancing how care is delivered.
“The number and quality of nominations this year underscores the maturity of connected health solutions across the industry,” said Chris Hoffmann, Senior Director at TripleTree. “Our evaluation committee found it challenging to limit our recognition to just a dozen organizations from such a high quality field of applicants.”
The TripleTree iAwards were created to recognize exceptional companies that are demonstrating innovation via healthcare solutions that leverage mobile, wireless, social or cloud based delivery models. Applicants are evaluated based upon a range of criteria including the clinical, operational or consumer relevance of their solution, marketplace traction, functional uniqueness, size of addressable market and international presence.
The 2014 TripleTree iAwards finalists are:
- Advanced ICU Care
- Clinically Home of America
- Critical Alert Systems
- Tea Leaves Health
- The Virtual Reality Medical Center
- VUCA Health
Each iAward Finalist organization will be featured at the 9th annual WLSA Convergence Summit, which attracts over 350 healthcare executives, innovators, thought leaders, and investors from across the globe. The Summit will be held on May 14-16, 2014 at the Omni Hotel in San Diego, where iAward category winners will also be announced.
Last year, TripleTree iAward winners included AgaMatrix, CyraCom, Healthsense, and Propeller Health.
TripleTree is an independent merchant bank focused on mergers and acquisitions, financial restructuring, and principal investing services. Since 1997, the firm has advised and invested in some of the most innovative, high-growth businesses in healthcare.
About Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA)
The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) is a trade association dedicated to improving health globally by accelerating the development of connected health solutions. Its members and affiliates include global companies and start-ups, foundations and providers, scientists, and policy makers.
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