Verizon Partners with Healthcare Technology Providers to Improve Our World
Throughout history, pioneers have conquered humanity’s biggest challenges. What’s the Next Big Thing that will change our world? What will be your legacy? With Verizon’s powerful network and the Verizon Developer Community behind you, you can make your ideas real and create the kind of lasting impact that could affect millions of lives.
That’s why Verizon is announcing the Powerful Answers Award, with $10 million USD in prizes available, a call for all innovators to submit their best new products and ideas. It’s an opportunity to spark the kind of innovative thinking and creative problem-solving that result in truly powerful answers.
With help from partners and developers in healthcare, Verizon is enabling real-time, remote and mobile access to vital information that helps give a fighting chance to those who are far from the right doctor:
- Verizon & AirStrip™ Technologies allow physicians to monitor patient information from their mobile devices. Through Verizon’s reliable network, AirStrip™ applications allow secure, real-time access to patient information and tools that allow timely clinical decision-making to promote better patient outcomes. Learn more about AirStrip™ applications here: (http://industries.vzwb2bsolutions.com/media/71999/1685_VWR10009_AirStripTech_03_03.pdf)
- The HCR Home Care team invested in customized software on Verizon Android devices to lighten the load for its mobile caregivers and streamline its entire electronic medical record (EMR) data system. That system allows the team’s nurses, therapists and aides to capture more accurate information and access critical patient data on the go. Learn more: (http://d2uthp3k407uvc.cloudfront.net/files/2012/09/VWR20009_CS_HRC_V2a_chi.pdf)
- In Motion Technology and Verizon streamlined transmission of vital patient data back to hospitals over Verizon’s powerful 4G LTE network, resulting in shorter response times and accelerated patient care. Now hospitals and first responders can collaborate faster and more effectively so that ER physicians are better prepared for patients before their arrival. Learn more about this technology here: (http://www22.verizon.com/powerfulanswers/remote-health/)
The world’s biggest challenges deserve even bigger solutions. Imagine how your idea can be transformed into a powerful answer with the VDC by your side. By entering Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award, you could be rewarded for pioneering an idea, leveraging Verizon technology that makes a real difference in the lives of others. Explore additional content from VDC to spark your next idea. Sometimes even the smallest solutions can have a big impact.
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No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Win. Contest starts 4/3/13 and ends 11/30/13. Open to individuals 18 yrs or older and valid legal entities. Void where prohibited & restricted by law. For official rules, go to POWERFULANSWERSAWARD.COM. Sponsor: Verizon Communications.