SAN ANTONIO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AirStrip, the leading provider of mobile healthcare solutions that drive clinical transformation, has been selected to present at the Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum taking place May 5-7 in New York City.
The Forum helps family offices and foundations develop and implement their individual pro-social impact investing, grant-giving and philanthropy programs. The event showcases presentations and panel discussions by leading scientists, healthcare delivery professionals, policy experts and the private sector engaged in developing innovations with the potential for transformational impact on disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
“Our selection panel unanimously approved AirStrip’s participation, recognizing that their leadership in mHealth has led to groundbreaking solutions that harness the power of mobility to improve patient care both inside and outside the hospital,” said Michael Moffat, Cavendish co-founder and president, noting that their expert advisors conduct a global search of research institutions and the private sector to identify organizations that meet the required standard of scientific excellence.
"It is an honor to present at the Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum, which reinforces the real-world impact that AirStrip has had on healthcare over the last decade, while validating the company’s vision for establishing mobility as a global standard of care,” said AirStrip CEO Alan Portela. "We look forward to interacting with leaders who are playing a critical role in improving health and well-being around the world."
Cavendish Global consists of over 150 leading family offices and foundations from around the world with combined assets of over $190 billion who share a passion for pro-social endeavors within health and the life sciences. The Forum provides the information and educational resources required by foundations actively seeking to accelerate technological innovation and health access through sustainable philanthropy, grant-making and impact investing. Cavendish Global together with the Global Partnerships Forum and the New York Academy of Sciences organizes the Forum annually.
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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About Cavendish Global
Cavendish Global provides family offices and their foundations with a discrete, peer-to-peer knowledge expansion and relationship building environment, combined with the innovative resources required to help develop and implement their individual pro-social impact investment, grant making and philanthropy programs within health and the life sciences. Cavendish Global provides family offices with a number of innovative resources, which includes Cavendish Impact Forums. A unique gathering of leading family offices, Cavendish Impact Forums take place three times each year; in the United States (taking place in New York at the United Nations Headquarters May 5th to 7th 2014), Europe (Oxford University, October 2014) and a third event held at a Cavendish Host Partner City which moves to a different global location each year (Dubai, UAE January 2015). For more information: http://cavendishglobal.com