Helping to develop the NYC health tech ecosystem through matchmaking, technical assistance, and matching funding for pilot projects
Now entering its third year, Pilot Health Tech NYC is a program that seeks to partner early-stage health and healthcare technology companies ('innovators') with key NYC healthcare service organizations and stakeholders ('hosts'), including hospitals, physician clinics, payors, pharma companies, nursing associations, large employers, large retailers, disease foundations, and community health centers. Each pilot project will be focused on addressing defined needs of the healthcare industry and testing a technology prototype for a period of approximately 4-16 months.
Pilot Health Tech NYC was developed by NYCEDC in partnership with the leading industry organization, Health 2.0. It is designed to leverage the city's large concentration of healthcare institutions and entrepreneurial companies, and position New York City as the nation's hub for healthcare technology.
The program aims to:
The program helps innovators and hosts “match” with each other through facilitated matchmaking sessions and seeks innovators and hosts to submit joint proposals for innovative pilot projects.
Up to $1,000,000 in total awards, plus workshops, recognition, and conference demos:
Winners will also receive the following:
View the winners from the 2013 and 2014 Pilot Health Tech NYC competitions.