Sinai Hospital is adding predictive analytics - Technical.ly Baltimore

Business

Apr. 3, 2017 12:17 pm

Sinai Hospital is adding predictive analytics

The North Baltimore hospital has a new partnership with North Carolina-based PeraHealth.

Inside the Sinai Hospital Bioincubator.

(Courtesy photo)

Sinai Hopsital signed a new partnership with a North Carolina-based company that makes technology to monitor a patient’s condition.

Lifebridge Health, which runs the North Baltimore hospital, is set to introduce tools developed by PeraHealth this summer.

CEO Stephanie Alexander said the company makes a tool that takes information including data from vital signs, a nursing assessment and lab reports. The software is built around a tool known as the Rothman Index.

“The intention for us is to improve the safety in these hospitals,” she said, adding that it is the company’s first hospital in Maryland.

For doctors and nurses, it offers an assessment that’s presented in a 0-100 score, and changes in real-time as new data becomes available. Monitoring the health conditions can allow them to take action earlier on complications, Alexander said.

“We believe the concept of predictive analytics to alert clinicians to potential or likely complications, allowing for earlier intervention, will be a valuable resource for our health care providers and potentially a lifesaver for patients,” Jaime Barnes, chief of the division of critical care medicine at LifeBridge Health, said in a statement.

It could also have an impact on hospital operations. Lifebridge will also use the system to monitor across multiple departments, help identify when patients should be discharged and prioritize nursing assignments.

-30-
LEAVE A COMMENT

Advertisement

Clear Guide Medical gets $2M grant to develop tools for pediatrics

Johns Hopkins students created a medical journal, without the jargon

Baltimore high school students devised health solutions at a JHU hackathon

SPONSORED

Baltimore

Win up to $360,000 for your startup at the WeWork Creator Awards

Baltimore

Terbium Labs

Terbium Labs | IT Specialist

Apply Now
Philadelphia, PA (or surrounding areas)

Technically Media

Events Coordinator

Apply Now
Philadelphia or Baltimore Area

Enigma Technologies

Director, Data Acquisition & Strategy

Apply Now

University of Maryland dental clinics will have a new way to monitor opioids

Tuesday: UMB hosts all-day MakerExpo

PGDx signs licensing deal with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

SPONSORED

Baltimore

How Think|Stack and Year Up are cultivating local tech talent

Philadelphia, PA OR Remote

Stitch, Inc.

Director, Alliances

Apply Now
Baltimore, MD 21201

14 West

Software Trainer

Apply Now
Baltimore, MD 21201

14 West

Technical Course Specialist

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!