Tallwave selects 11 healthcare startups for High Tide
Tallwave, a commercializer located in Scottsdale, selected 11 startups seeking to disrupt healthcare as we know it and compete in the High Tide for Healthcare IT Program.
Selected participants will build a Minimum Viable Business by completing modules, strengthening their viability and likelihood of obtaining seed funding. Program advancement requires completion of these milestones to reach program completion and the opportunity to participate in Capital Network Pitch Events.
Some of the modules include: understanding what it takes to build a business, creating a go-to market, pitch training, building portfolios, and building capital.
The selected Tallwave High Tide for Healthcare IT Program startups are:
Dental Cloud 9 integrates with existing medical software and fills gaps to offer a comprehensive dental practice management solution for desktop, tablet and mobile. (Buckeye)
ErrorTec, provides a telemedicine solution for medication administration using near field communication that eliminates errors, monitors patient vitals, and communicates with the patient’s physician. (Carefree)
INSPIRE provides a respiratory monitoring device with a unique algorithm that allows for early detection of child pneumonia.
Health Options Worldwide uses behavioral psychology to increase employee engagement with health plans and reduce reactive care spend.
Imanin provides physicians with a quick and easy to interpret solution for the reading of the carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) predictive tests used to detect and prevent cardio vascular disease. (Tempe)
ProNex offers EMR-type software for obesity management, lifestyle modification and other co morbidities that enable cost-effective treatment and management for patients and doctors.
Performance 3D provides 3D motion capture and analysis technology that improves fitness performance and reduces the risk of injury. (Scottsdale)
Sleep Evolution provides a web-based sleep apnea disease process management system that allows for more effective and cheaper treatment.
Triage Now provides telemedicine support for employers to appropriately triage workplace injuries, prevent over-treatment, and speed up creation and filing of compliance paperwork. (Gilbert)
Nightingale Apps improves communication during shift changes amongst nurses in hospital settings, allowing them to better know their patients.
Willowglade Technologies provides a personalized patient experience for cancer patients and their families, caregivers, and friends by integrating all aspects of treatment into a mobile app.
The Tallwave Commercialization Fund provides $450,000 in services and cash to select participants who advance through the six month program. These entrepreneurs and their startups proceed through rigorous validation, acceleration and commercialization bootcamps, move-the-needle competitions and local, regional and national investor pitches in “pass/fail” scenarios.
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