Innovaccer, Sanitas launch virtual COVID-19 care. Sanitas USA, a healthcare provider active in Florida, New Jersey, Texas and Connecticut, has tapped health-data startup Innovaccer to support a virtual COVID-19 screening and triage program, the companies announced today. The app-based resource will facilitate virtual calls and remote-monitoring features, help providers compile clinical notes and auto-fill forms necessary for state health department case-reporting requirements.
"This platform has the functionality to assist providers in protecting the public, patients at high-risk, as well as themselves and their families against this relentless virus," Abhinav Shashank, CEO and cofounder of Innovaccer, said in a statement. "We have designed this technology to help organizations optimize their existing medical resources in order to stay on top of a dynamic situation while working to minimize the devastating effect of a worldwide pandemic.”