Curavi allows for live, video-enabled consults with geriatricians and other specialists at the University of Pittsburgh. Curavi stems from work done at UPMC pursuant to a CMS Innovation Award and was organically developed at UPMC — it was spun out in 2016.
- Curavi developed and launched by UPMC Enterprises
- Based on work by UPMC geriatrician Dr. Steven Handler
- Telemedicine consults staffed by UPMC physicians
UPMC starts Curavi Health to help nursing-home patients via telemedicine
How UPMC commercialized its Curavi Health telemedicine technology
The cart helps prevent unnecessary hospitalizations for nursing home patients, saves money and provides peace of mind to physicians and families.
Alissa Meade, CEO of Curavi Health, on the power of asking for opportunity
There was only so much time to answer audience questions during a panel discussion on leadership and mentoring last month at UPMC Enterprises. So, we’ve tapped the panelists to share their thoughts on questions that were submitted but unanswered.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services publish a rural health strategy report
Earlier this month, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services released a Rural Health Strategy report. This report outlines the specific tactics to improve the quality of care available to individuals in rural settings.