Po1nt
SLG

Po1nt is creating a product that can nearly instantaneously measure certain blood laboratory values and directly communicate with the Electronic Health Record (EHR) to import results of these studies.

Blood draws occur nearly 1 million times/day across hospitals in the US. While this process is essential, it involves a complex workflow with numerous handoffs and communication pathways. Its complexity and rate of repetition imposes inherent efficiency and cr

Po1nt is creating a product that utilizes a pre-existing intravenous line that can nearly instantaneously measure certain blood laboratory values and directly communicate with the Electronic Health Record (EHR) to import results of these studies. Hospital systems that choose to adopt this system would benefit in two ways: 1) reducing the cost of care through material/labor waste reduction and 2) augmenting output of patient care through enabling improved productivity and efficiency of their care providers.

Medical School Paths of Excellence in Innovation & Entrepreneurship and Sling Health; Zell Lurie Institute advising


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