Thursday, May 3, 2012

New York Invests $4.2M to Create 1,500 Health IT Jobs

From the article : "The New York eHealth Collaborative, the New York City Investment Fund and the New York State Department of Health have launched a $4.2 million program to foster health IT innovation and create 1,500 new jobs in the state.

Called the New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA), the program’s goal is to make New York a hub for the emerging digital health technology industry.

In upcoming months, the program will choose 12 early- and growth-stage companies that are developing cutting-edge technology products in care coordination, patient engagement, analytics and message alerts for healthcare providers. " Read more

See also
New York eHealth Collaborative. "Funding & Monitoring Health IT Innovation."