Netanya, Israel, November 29, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Intensix today announced that it has been selected as a finalist in the DigitalHealth.il start-up contest. The contest aims to identify innovative technologies that will significantly improve the quality of future healthcare delivery.
Israel’s experience in implementing healthcare IT systems, large healthcare information exchanges and technology leadership in areas like business analytics, mobile and cyber has catapulted the country to a prominent position in the global healthcare landscape. With more than 450 active startups and companies in a variety of digital health related fields and more than 700 local and global participants, DigitalHealth.il is Israel's most prestigious annual business conference for the health tech sector. This year’s conference theme, “Beyond Tech," will focus on the importance and challenges of clinical evidence, the behavioral revolution, the impact of digital health on emerging markets, and Big Data. The conference is being hosted by EY Israel, Start-Up Nation Central and the Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI).
Winners will be selected by an expert panel of judges and votes by the audience. The final stage will take place live during the 3rd annual DigitalHealth.il conference on December 7, 2016, at the David InterContinental Tel Aviv Hotel.
The pioneering Intensix platform applies machine learning on Big Data to produce accurate predictive clinical analytics that provide clinical, operational and financial benefits to high-acuity and ICU staff and management. The Intensix solution is intended to significantly improve clinical outcomes and reduce the average length of stay (ALOS) – benefits that lower the hospital’s treatment costs and free up revenue-producing ICU beds.
The company recently announced an agreement with the Mayo Clinic to commence a study of early predictions of life-threatening complications in a critical care setting. This agreement was preceded by a successful retrospective study at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) where early predictions of complications and discharge readiness were validated.
The Intensix mission is to provide healthcare providers and administrators with high-accuracy predictive clinical analytics that improve clinical outcomes and reduce hospital costs. Their innovative analytics engine detects deterioration in real-time and delivers predictive warnings during all phases of a patient’s ICU stay. Driven by innovative prediction models derived from Big Data analysis and an advanced high-dimensional analytics technique, the Intensix predictive platform has the flexibility to manage large patient populations without losing individualized treatment needs. The Intensix team represents decades of success in assisting healthcare institutions and other enterprises achieve their goals by exploiting breakthrough research and technologies.