Pitch Competition


AHIMA, leading the way in health data management to deliver quality healthcare to the public, is holding a pitch competition at our AHIMA19: Health Data and Information Conference, in Chicago, IL, on September 16, from 1-2:30 p.m. in the Pitch Arena inside the exhibit hall. 

Challenge Statement

How can health data and information advance healthcare? We’re seeking innovative solutions that improve the connections between people, systems, and ideas to transform health and healthcare.

Pitch Competition Semi-Finalists

Drugviu
Drugviu is a population health platform that empower communities of color to use their data improve their health outcome. Our data helps minority populations know the experiences, side effect of people like them who have taken the medication they are about to take. Our customers are pharmaceutical and insurance companies. Our team consists of health tech executives and medical advisors. Our mission is to help improve the health outcomes of 40% of Americans and empower them to be more engaged in their health. Drugviu was launched in March 2019.

Smarter Health
A digital health startup aimed at transforming the way people collaborate to improve value-based healthcare.

Smarter Health is a digital health startup aimed at transforming the way people collaborate to improve value-based healthcare.  Started in 2017, our innovative software solution is one of less than a dozen digital health solutions in the country to receive 100% certification by the National Center For Quality Assurance in the management of HEDIS and AMP measure reporting. After an initial pilot in collaboration with MD Anderson, we have started taking on full clients with two more under tow. We are looking for innovative partners who are seeking to turn the quality reporting and measurement into industry leading competitive advantage.

Tapcloud
Predict, Connect, Improve: The Power of Patient Data to Improve Outcomes

Tapcloud is a remote patient monitoring and engagement platform that helps patients and their clinicians achieve better health outcomes.  The platform predicts which patients will have an impactful event in the next few days, connects clinical teams with those patients to intervene faster and more efficiently, and enables improved outcomes – reduced readmissions and avoidable ER visits, managing utilization, and improving patient satisfaction.   By integrating our patented symptom detector and biometric data, the platform alerts clinicians in real time to any patient experiencing complications.  Patients are delighted with the enhanced communication, improved convenience, and overall experience.  The platform spans over 100 health conditions.   

Uppstroms
Machine learning analytics to address upstream social risk for promoting better health.

Uppstroms   was   founded   by   five seasoned   researchers   with   expertise   in   public   health, epidemiology,  health  policy,  medicine  and  machine  learning  who  are  affiliated  with  Indiana University and the Regenstrief institute. With the support of these institutions, we have filed for patent  rights  for  our  work,  and  are  in  the  process  of  recruiting  a  Chief  Executive  Officer  and establishing a commercial entity to productive and launch our services. To date, our application has won two notable competitions; the AMIA 2019 Pitch IT contest and the Indiana Inject Tech Challenge of 2019.

Valhalla Healthcare
Less Documenting, More Doctoring: automating clinical notes with AI-powered intake.

Mission: We’re a team of healthcare providers and data scientists leveraging artificial intelligence to deliver the affordable, accessible, and effective healthcare everyone deserves.

Product: Allevia™ is a fully patient-driven, AI-powered intake solution that automates clinical documentation for healthcare providers.

Pitch Competition Panel of Judges

Julie A. Dooling, MSHI, RHIA, CHDA, FAHIMA

Paul B. Felix, MBA, Partner at LeapFrogBI

Britney Robbins, Founder & CEO, The Gray Matter Experience 

Giovanna Stahl, RHIA, Corporate Communications Specialist

Monica Vajani, Partnerships Director - MATTER

Pitch Moderator
Leslie M. Stokes, AHIMA Chief Product, Marketing & Sales Officer

Terms and Conditions

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Contact pitch@ahima.org if you have any questions.

This program is hosted in collaboration with MATTER

A digital health startup aimed at transforming the way people collaborate to improve value-based healthcare.

Smarter Health is a digital health startup aimed at transforming the way people collaborate to improve value-based healthcare.  Started in 2017, our innovative software solution is one of less than a dozen digital health solutions in the country to receive 100% certification by the National Center For Quality Assurance in the management of HEDIS and AMP measure reporting. After an initial pilot in collaboration with MD Anderson, we have started taking on full clients with two more under tow. We are looking for innovative partners who are seeking to turn the quality reporting and measurement into industry leading competitive advantage.
A digital health startup aimed at transforming the way people collaborate to improve value-based healthcare.

Smarter Health is a digital health startup aimed at transforming the way people collaborate to improve value-based healthcare.  Started in 2017, our innovative software solution is one of less than a dozen digital health solutions in the country to receive 100% certification by the National Center For Quality Assurance in the management of HEDIS and AMP measure reporting. After an initial pilot in collaboration with MD Anderson, we have started taking on full clients with two more under tow. We are looking for innovative partners who are seeking to turn the quality reporting and measurement into industry leading competitive advantage.