Demo Day for the New York Digital Health Accelerator’s Class #2 is this Thursday, and if there’s any doubt in your mind as to the effectiveness of the program, here are a few facts for you:
- The inaugural class of eight companies that graduated in May 2013 raised approximately $25 million in aggregate, after completing the program.
- Two of the companies were acquired within six months of graduating.
- Participating healthcare providers facilitated 17 pilots at their organizations – and created over 120 jobs.
- NYDHA was ranked the #1 Health IT Accelerator by the Rotman School of Business, based on 21 other programs worldwide
And that was just for starters. Meet the 2nd Class of startups who just finished the intensive five-month program, and here’s just a preview of what to expect come Demo Day (spoiler – 14 pilot programs are on tracked to be launched momentarily):