10 new startups looking to solve consumer health problems

10 new startups looking to solve consumer health problems

10 new startups looking to solve consumer health problems

Launch, one of several startup sessions at the Health 2.0 event in Santa Clara, California this week, consisted of…pitches focused on addressing highly specific consumer pain points in healthcare…

SmartPatient, not to be confused with Roni Zeiger’s Smart Patients, is addressing the problem that hospitalized patients often don’t feel their voice is heard, and hospitals use fairly old-fashioned methods to get patient feedback. The company is creating a mobile app and backend to get feedback from patients in near realtime, so they can report on their experiences as they have them. The app uses push notifications to ask a patient about a particular appointment or experience shortly after it happens. The company’s offering also includes a back end that aggregates and analyzes that feedback to help hospitals make improvements.

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http://mobihealthnews.com/25990/10-new-startups-looking-to-solve-consumer-health-problems/