InnovateNYP: Open Challenge Winners Announced!

Congrats to all the finalists and the winners of the InnovateNYP: Open Challenge! Thank you to everyone that participated in the Challenge and to those that attended the Demo Day event. We are excited to announce the winning teams from Demo Day:

1st Place: MedChat

2nd Place: Mocabell

3rd Place: Curbsided

The Demo Day event was a huge success with over 120 attendees. A huge thank you to our judges. Dr. Robert Kelly, Aurelia Boyer, Dr. Peter Fleischut, Dr. Brad Weinburg, Peter Newport, Dr. Indu Subaiya, and Dr. David Vawdrey. Stay tuned for more information on a Feedback Session on the Challenge we will be holding this Fall. 

Innovation Center Updates:

  • How NewYork-Presbyterian is Leading the Way for the Future of Health Care

    • Huffington Post featured the NYP Innovation Center in an article discussing the Center's amazing work over the past year since its launch when the Hospital made a strategic decision to harness its strengths and focus its innovative efforts. Click here to read the full article.

  • NYP adds e-whiteboards to patients' rooms

    • Crain's Health Pulse featured the NYP Patient Whiteboards in an article published on July 14th, 2015. The e-whiteboards are part of NYP's effort to improve patients' experience by integrating with the Patient Bedside Tablet to create a comprehensive exchange of info between patients, families, and caregivers. Click here for more info.

  • 2015 Informationweek Elite 100

    • NYPConnect earned the hospital recognition on the 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100, marking NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital's third time ranking on the list of top business technology innovators in the U.S. Read the full article here, to learn how NYPConnect has improved communication around patients' care teams throughout NewYork-Presbyterian. 

  • NYPConneCT

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has launched NYPConnect, a cross-campus mobile communication tool that securely and efficiently connects NewYork-Presbyterian staff members and providers to streamline patient care.

Click on the image below for more information on NYP Connect


Ideas come to life through innovation at NewYork-Presbyterian

“At NewYork-Presbyterian, we are constantly pushing the bounds of innovation. We have award winning programs that position us to be creative, scale, and deliver the best care for patients every day. We also know that New York City is a growing hub for technology innovation in healthcare. We invite you, the tech community, to help us create sustainable solutions. We look forward to hearing from you and finding a way to work together.”

- Aurelia Boyer, RN, MBA Chief Information Officer

- Peter M. Fleischut, MD Associate Chief Innovation Officer   

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