WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RightEye LLC, a health technology company using eye tracking and gaming to revolutionize vision performance and patient care, was recognized last night as Emerging Tech Company of the Year at the 2016 Greater Washington Innovation Awards presented by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce.
“It’s an honor to be recognized as a leading technology innovator in the D.C. area, especially from among such a prestigious group of other inspiring companies,” said Barbara Barclay, president of RightEye. “Our goal is to change the world by creating more accurate and affordable solutions for vision and healthcare testing and vision therapy. Our cloud-based platform is capable of bringing the insights of eye tracking to health care providers around the world.”
The Greater Washington Innovation Awards is the premier event celebrating the thought leadership, innovation and creativity of the individuals and organizations in select industries in the D.C. metro area. The Tech Innovator of the Year award is presented to a technology company for an innovative internal or external product or process launched in 2015.
Last year, RightEye developed and launched two new categories of vision tests:
- RightEye Neuro Vision, a 15-second concussion test that helps health care providers more clearly understand the severity of a patient’s head trauma and better assess recovery over time.
- RightEye Essential Vision, a comprehensive category of core vision tests that take only a few minutes to complete and are expected to one day replace standard vision screenings used around the world.
At CES 2016, RightEye launched:
- RightEye Performance Vision, a set of vision tests to help athletes by assessing vision strengths and identifying areas of vision that can be improved to enable them to reach maximum performance levels.
Since RightEye introduced its vision tests, the company’s products have been purchased around the country by numerous major hospitals and emergency rooms, leading neuro and sports vision and vision therapy private practices, and professional sports teams.
RightEye LLC is a health technology company using eye tracking and gaming to revolutionize vision performance and health care through an innovative, new kind of vision test. RightEye helps health care providers assess concussions, eyesight and performance issues in patients by following a science-based, metric-driven methodology. Using a cloud-based platform, RightEye generates reports within minutes to give doctors an objective, measurable way to view the quality of a patient’s vision and track the success of remedies such as vision therapy. RightEye customers include nationally recognized optometrists, hospitals, emergency rooms, professional sports teams and the U.S. military. For more information, visit www.RightEye.com and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.