Video: Amicomed - Vator Splash Health 2017

Mitos Suson · April 12, 2017 · Short URL:

Check out Giangiacomo Rocco di Torrepadulas' winning presentation on stage and the judges' feedback

At Vator Splash Health 2017, here's the video of Giangiacomo Rocco di Torrepadula,Founder, Amicomed giving his presentation.

Amicomed address B2B customers that can receive tangible clinical and economic benefits from their outcomes. Amicomed will first target care-providers linked to quality metrics (e.g. ACOs, BPCI), impacting positively their quality scores, avoiding losses/gaining benefits (hence willing to pay for Amicomed). Once they have built more evidence as they grow, Amicomed will start targeting payers, including CMS, increasing potential users and improving the service

Among the judges were Risa Stack (General Manager, GE Ventures), Emily Melton (Partner, DFJ Venture), Paul Willard (Partner, Subtraction Capital), Hubert Zajicek (CEO, Health Wildcatters

Thanks to Splash Health 2017 sponsors: AdvsrAARPAvison Young, Bread and Butter WineSilicon Valley BankSurf AirStratpointSilicon Valley Bank and Scrubbed. Remember! If you want to invest in startups selected by Vator, join the Vator Investment Club.


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