InnovateNYP: Pediatric App Challenge Winners

Congratulations to our winners of the ten week Challenge! 


First place ($25,000 prize):

Application name: FHIRStarters

  • Promotes medication adherence for pediatric patients, an essential determinant of clinical success. 
  • Parents can see all of their child’s prescriptions, and when their child is supposed to take them. 
  • Parents receive reminders to administer the medications on time. 
  • Providers can view whether the patient has “taken,” “snoozed,” or “skipped” a medication. 


Second place ($10,000 prize):

Application name: Teen Screen

  • Doubles as a mental health screening application for teenagers between the ages of 12 and 18 and a collaboration device for patients as well as healthcare providers.  
  • Assesses a user's suicide risk through a clinically tested patient questionnaire. 
  • Provides resources to for the teenager to seek help, such as connecting with a doctor, and suicide hotlines. 
  • Providers can utilize the data to collaborate on patient care and evaluate which of their patients are high risk. 


Third place ($5,000 prize):

Application name: Nyp Care Companion

  • A chronic care management, engagement and education application. 
  • Designed for both pediatric patients and their patients. 
  • Pediatric patients learn about their condition and monitor their progress through earning virtual prizes. 
  • Parents find comprehensive information about their child's condition through written materials and videos.