Pilot programs help bridge technological gaps by bringing together health care organizations and innovative companies through funding awards and facilitated matchmaking to conduct pilot studies. In this environment innovators are able to establish proof of concept and healthcare organizations can test new technologies with minimal risk. Our pilot programs helps to move startups from concept to commercialization.

Digital Health Marketplace , $1,000,000 in funding. Digital Health Marketplace, our premier pilot program, supports the development of the health technology industry in New York City. Up to $1,000,000 in funding is available to pairs of healthcare organizations and innovators to conduct pilot studies within the city.

ONC Market R&D Pilot Challenge, $500,000 in funding. An initiative of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), the Market R&D Pilot Challenge strives to support the adoption of new technologies by healthcare stakeholder across the United States. Up to $500,000 in funding is available to defray the cost of pilot implementation for pairs of healthcare organizations and technology innovators across the country.

TechEmerge, $1,000,000 in funding. First-of-its-kind acceleration program for global tech companies expanding into emerging markets. For the inaugural program it will connect health systems in India with health technology innovators from around the world to accomplish the dual goals of improving healthcare delivery and patient outcomes. Up to $1,000,000 in funding is available for global health technology innovators to conduct a field test with healthcare providers in India.

Technology for Healthy Communities, $200,000 in funding.  Digital health pilot program that facilitates technology adoption at the community level by tackling the most pressing local health issues. The inaugural program connects health technology innovators with 4 under-served communities across the U.S. with the goals of improving health outcomes and building sustainable partnerships. Up to $200,000 in funding is available to support pilot projects. 

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