Cleveland Clinic, American Well Partner to Launch Digital Health Company
Cleveland Clinic and American Well® are partnering on a first-of-its-kind initiative to provide broad access to comprehensive and high-acuity care services via telehealth. Together, the organizations will form a Cleveland-based joint venture company, named The Clinic™, which will offer virtual care from Cleveland Clinic’s highly specialized experts through American Well’s well-established digital health technology platform.
Cleveland Clinic, American Well to create telemedicine platform
The Cleveland Clinic will work with American Well, a vendor of digital health technology platforms, to host a telemedicine platform for the provider.
Cleveland Clinic, American Well to form digital health company
Cleveland Clinic and American Well will launch a joint venture digital health company to offer virtual care from the health system's specialists delivered via the telehealth provider's platform, according to an Oct. 21 news release.
Cleveland Clinic Partners With American Well to Launch Virtual Care Company: Brainstorm Health
The renowned health system Cleveland Clinic has never been shy about its digital health ambitions, whether by using virtual reality to treat surgeons or touting the promise of artificial intelligence. Now, it's taking those ambitions one step further through a partnership with telemedicine giant American Well.
Cleveland Clinic, American Well launching new joint venture telehealth company
Named The Clinic, the Cleveland-based joint venture will provide virtual care from Cleveland Clinic’s staff through Boston-based American Well’s digital health technology platform, according to a news release. Through the new joint venture, patients across the globe will be able to connect to Clinic specialists for treatment for a number of conditions.
CLEVELAND CLINIC, AMERICAN WELL AIM TO 'RAPIDLY DEPLOY AND SCALE' SPECIALTY VIRTUAL CARE
'The Clinic' is a joint venture company designed to expand direct patient access to specialists who will work in concert with local providers and hospitals.
Cleveland Clinic, American Well to launch telehealth company
“The opportunity that is opening in front of us is just so vast,” said Dr. Roy Schoenberg, president and CEO of American Well, after unveiling the new venture during the Clinic’s 2019 Medical Innovation Summit at the Global Center for Health Innovation.
OUTSIDERS ARE IN: THE CLEVELAND CLINIC INNOVATION SUMMIT EVOLVES
It's been 17 years since Cleveland Clinic hosted its first Medical Innovation Summit. As the 2019 version of conference officially launches Monday morning, its organizers say this year's gathering reflects the changing landscape of healthcare innovation—not only in terms of topics, such as sessions exploring AI, augmented reality, and virtual reality—but also in terms of who's standing at the dais and who's attending.
Cleveland Diagnostics Announces FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for Novel Prostate Cancer Diagnostic Test
Cleveland Diagnostics, Inc., a clinical-stage company focused on developing next-generation diagnostic tests for the early detection of cancers, announced today that it has received FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for the IsoPSA® Assay, a novel prostate cancer diagnostic test. Published studies from multicenter prospective clinical trials suggest that the non-invasive, blood-based IsoPSA assay has significant superior diagnostic accuracy when compared to traditional prostate-specific antigen (PSA) tests in detecting high-grade prostate cancer.
Cleveland Clinic wants to double its patient population in 5 years. Can it do it?
In February 2019, Cleveland Clinic President and CEO Tom Mihaljevic announced a five-year goal that might, for a less-acclaimed health system, have seemed like pie-in-the-sky: to become "the best place for health care anywhere"—and, moreover, "the best place to work in health care."
Clearly the Clinic, which already was ranked as the No. 2 system in the country by U.S. News, wasn't content to rest on its laurels. It wanted to push further, grow faster, and change more patients' lives.