BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cohealo Inc., the leader in medical asset mobilization and analytics, was recognized on Fast Company’s 2015 50 Most Innovative Companies list. The company was highlighted amongst ten dynamic healthcare companies for its success in bringing the Uber and Airbnb-like sharing economy to healthcare.
The annual ranking honors the leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in business and innovation.
“We are thrilled to be named among the most innovative companies in healthcare by a well-respected, tech-focused publication like Fast Company,” shared Mark Slaughter, CEO, Cohealo. “Our company has set out to revolutionize the consumption of the medical equipment market, allowing health systems to truly function as a system, and we value Fast Company’s recognition of our work to bring the sharing economy to healthcare.”
Past healthcare companies recognized on the list include young breakthrough companies like: 23andMe, athenahealth, Dexcom, Ginger.io, Proteus Digital Health, Teladoc, Theranos and large company innovators GE Healthcare, Google, IBM and Walgreens.
Cohealo utilizes a cloud-based sharing platform to bring the benefits of the sharing economy most readily associated with consumer applications like Uber, Airbnb and Zipcar to managing and optimizing the utilization of medical equipment across hospitals and care facilities in health systems.
Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies issue (March 2015) is now available online at www.fastcompany.com/MIC, as well as in app form via iTunes, and on newsstands beginning February 17.
Based in Boston, Cohealo Inc. enables hospitals to optimize the purchasing and consumption of their medical equipment on a system-wide basis. They provide a logistics infrastructure and web-application to manage device deployment as well as capture utilization analytics resulting in new revenue opportunities and significant cost reduction. They are partnered with some of the largest hospital groups in the United States and have raised venture capital to fuel their expansion. To learn more about Cohealo, please visit cohealo.com
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