|By Business Wire||
|May 16, 2014 04:07 PM EDT||
AirStrip®, the leading provider of mobile healthcare solutions for driving clinical transformation, was honored today by TripleTree as part of the 6th Annual TripleTree iAwards for Connected Health.
The iAwards recognize companies that are demonstrating insight, innovation, and initiative in connected health. AirStrip ONE®, the industry-leading enterprise clinical mobility solution, received the iAward for Operational Effectiveness.
Winners of the award were recognized earlier today, at the 9th annual WLSA Convergence Summit in San Diego. Applicants were evaluated on a host of criteria, including the ability to improve clinical and operational efficiency and reduce costs, marketplace traction, functional uniqueness and international presence.
“The iAward is presented to solutions that address the most pressing needs in healthcare,” AirStrip CEO Alan Portela said. “We greatly appreciate this honor, which recognizes that AirStrip ONE provides interoperable enterprise mobility that supports transformation to new patient care and business models.”
The iAward is the latest in a long line of industry recognitions that for AirStrip has received in 2014. Earlier in May, AirStrip was selected to present at the Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum in New York City, and in January, Portela was named one of the Top 50 in Digital Health.
AirStrip® (www.airstrip.com) provides a complete, vendor- and data source-agnostic enterprise-wide clinical mobility solution, which enables clinicians to improve the health of individuals and populations. With deep clinical expertise and strong roots in mobile technology and data integration, AirStrip is empowering the nation’s leading health systems as the industry continues to evolve to new business models, accountable care and shared risk. Based in San Antonio, Texas, AirStrip allows health systems to unlock the full potential of their existing technology investments with a complete mobility solution that provides access to critical patient data across the care continuum. AirStrip is backed by investments from Sequoia Capital, Qualcomm, Inc., Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) and the Wellcome Trust. AirStrip’s base of visionary customers includes HCA, Texas Health Resources, Vanguard Health Systems (part of Tenet Healthcare Corporation), Dignity Health and Ardent Health Services.
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TripleTree is an independent merchant bank focused on mergers and acquisitions, financial restructuring, and principal investing services. Since 1997, the firm has advised and invested in some of the most innovative, high-growth businesses in healthcare.
About Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA)
The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) is a trade association dedicated to improving health globally by accelerating the development of connected health solutions. Its members and affiliates include global companies and start-ups, foundations and providers, scientists, and policy makers.