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101 Best Kentucky Health Care Companies and Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Kentucky based Health Care companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Health Care industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Kentucky Health Care Startups

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Humana

Humana

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Humana creates innovative solutions and resources that help people with their healthcare needs.

BehaVR

BehaVR

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BehaVR creates digital therapeutics for behavioral health using Virtual Reality.

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Alltech

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Alltech is a global animal health company providing natural, nutritional supplements for livestock and poultry producers.

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Sentry Health

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Sentry Health integrates technology with guidance from Nurse Advocates steering members to higher quality and more affordable care.

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NXT-ID

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Sensor, Mobile, HealthTech, MedTech

BehaVR

OmniLife

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OmniLife is a health IT SaaS company providing care coordination, workflow, and integrated communication software for hospitals

BehaVR

EBlu Solutions

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eBlu provides real-time Benefit Verifications, allowing your office to reduce the turnaround from initial visit, to infusion.

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Advantum Health

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Advantum Health helps healthcare providers and health systems maximize revenues and practice medicine without administrative burden.

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HANDLE Global

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HANDLE Global develops, sells, and implements technology solutions that transform the healthcare capital equipment supply chain.

BehaVR

US WorldMeds

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US WorldMeds is a closely-held, Kentucky-based specialty pharmaceutical company. Our mission is to develop, license and commercialize

BehaVR

Cabinet for Health and Family Services

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Cabinet for Health and Family Services is home to most of the state’s human services and healthcare programs.

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Heally

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Heally is an online health and wellness brand that helps patients connect with doctors on the industry’s telehealth platform.

BehaVR

Lucina Health

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Lucina Health is a data-driven, enterprise SaaS company that delivers the leading women’s maternity analytics platform.

BehaVR

Thrive365

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Thrive365 is a nutritional meal scoring platform that focuses on diabetes, health coaching, and technology-driven preventative medicine.

BehaVR

Revon Systems

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Revon Systems is a developer of a platform for connecting physicians and patients.

BehaVR

Hippo Manager Software

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Hippo Manager is a cloud-based veterinary electronic health record (EHR) and practice management software.

BehaVR

Seikowave

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Seikowave develops measurement solutions for health care and non-destructive testing

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Koligo therapeutics

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Koligo therapeutics is a transformational cell therapies for patients with pancreatic disease .

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Thynk Health

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Thynk Health develops a cancer screening and incidental finding management platform.

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NX Prenatal

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NX Prenatal is a private molecular diagnostics company developing diagnostic assays for adverse pregnancy conditions.

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PreventScripts

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PreventScripts is an engaging and activating product providing an upstream approach to disease management.

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Kare Mobile

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Kare Mobile is a mobile platform and app for concierge-style dental treatment on demand.

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CBA PHARMA

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CBA Pharma manufactures, markets, licenses, and distributes drugs for medical oncology community.

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Liberate Medical

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Liberate Medical licenses a technology that is synchronized with a patient’s breathing cycle.

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First Care Clinics

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First Care is a healthcare company that was created to help patients access quality care that is focused on meeting healthcare.

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Pikeville Medical Center

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Pikeville Medical Center advance the health and well-being of our region through comprehensive care in a Christian environment.

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Family Scholar House

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Family Scholar House is a nonprofit organization that offers support programs and services in the field of education, health, and living.

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Appalachian Regional Healthcare

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Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) is a not-for-profit health system serving 350000 residents across Eastern Kentucky

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NX Pharmagen

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NX PharmaGen acquires, develops, and monetizes mature clinical-stage breakthrough technologies.

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Breath Diagnostics

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Breath Diagnostics’ mission is to globally implement breath analysis technology to provide early detection for cancers

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Nexosome Oncology

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Nexosome Oncology focus on the applications of exosome-based diagnostics in the cancer field.

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NX Development Corp.

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NX Development is a life sciences company that develops real-time intra-operative imaging agents.

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Kineolabs

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Kineolabs is a reliable early disease detection and disease monitoring and industrial process monitoring.

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Cognision

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Neuronetrix (dba Cognision) develops neurodiagnostic devices and software designed for patients with cognitive disorders.

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RCM Brain

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RCM Brain is a company that helps make the medical billing industry more efficient.

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Vivorte

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Vivorte offers invasive, implantable orthopedic devices, and bone graft substitutes to reduce hip fractures and to fill bone voids.

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Intralink-Spine

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Intralink-Spine manufactures and commercializes an injectable medical device to treat spinal disc degeneration and low back pain.

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Imperium Health Management

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Imperium Health Management provides solutions to facilitate accountable care delivery (ACD) to optimize medical cost and outcomes.

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XYZ CBD Group

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XYZ CBD Group is dedicated to transforming lives through the cultivation and production of cannabidiol, or CBD.

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Hera Testing Laboratories

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Hera Testing Laboratories develops preclinical drugs for vivo and vitro toxicology.

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Waystar

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Waystar simplifies and unifies the healthcare revenue cycle with innovative technology in all care settings.

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IMAC Regeneration Centers

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IMAC is a provider of nonsurgical treatments and therapies for soft tissue damage and neurological diseases.

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Fetal Life

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myFetalLife is a smart user-friendly app with many interactive features to help pregnant women better manage their health during pregnancy.

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Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals

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Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals provides animal models of human diseases for drug discovery and development.

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3DR Laboratories

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3DR Laboratories offers outsourced 3D medical image post-processing and reconstruction services.

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Medical Search Technologies

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Medical Search Technologies develops AI software that provides real time insights and process automation from unstructured text.

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Kindred at Home

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Kindred at Home is a healthcare provider specializing in skilled nursing and rehabilitative therapy to patients and families.

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ORLink

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ORLink is a surgical workflow platform for operating room professionals.

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Integrated Medical Sensors

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Integrated Medical Sensors is a company that develops wireless glucose sensing solution for diabetes patients.

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Innovative Therapeutix, Inc.

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Our first product, LullaFeed™, is a feeding device that uses music and data tracking to improve infant feedings.

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Alani Nu

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Alani Nu is a webshop that offers sports nutrition and health supplements.

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Briocare

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Dynamic personalized engagement and care support for older adults

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Bamboo Health

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Bamboo transforming patient care by providing solutions and networks that enable payers, providers, & care teams to collaborate on patients

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MedPro

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MedPro develops medication delivery products with proprietary passive needlestick prevention technology that protects healthcare workers.

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Parasight System

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Parasight System provides animal health technology solutions for the veterinary and consumer markets.

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Humana Military

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Humana Military is the proud administrator of the TRICARE contract in the South Region.

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Chrysalis Ventures

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Chrysalis Ventures is a source of equity capital for young growth companies in the under-ventured Midwest and South.

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Magna Pharmaceuticals

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MAGNA Pharmaceuticals specializes in pharmaceutical products, providing drugs at affordable prices.

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1109 Bravo

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1109 Bravo Provides innovative training and assessment services intended to focus on athletic performance in ever changing environments.

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Gismo Therapeutics

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Gismo Therapeutics, a biotechnology startup, develops small-molecule therapeutics for the treatment of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases.

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Synchrony Health

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Synchrony Health exists to help the most vulnerable patients at their most vulnerable times

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BrightSpring Health Services

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BrightSpring Health Services provides clinical, nonclinical and pharmacy and other ancillary care services.

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Deerwalk

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A premier healthcare software solutions company based in Lexington, Massachusetts.

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Mallory Community Health Center

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Mallory Community Health Center (MCHC) is named to honor the memory of Dr. Arenia C. Mallory, well known educator.

BehaVR

Appriss Health

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Appriss Health is now Bamboo Health focuses on care coordination software and analytics for behavioral health and substance use disorders.

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ZirMed

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ZirMed provides web-based revenue cycle management solutions for the healthcare business.

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Kindred Healthcare

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Kindred Healthcare is a provider of care in settings from hospitals to even your own home.

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Trilogy Health Services

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Trilogy Health Services provides assisted living and skilled nursing services.

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Stay Clean

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Stay Clean is a cloud-based clinical treatment platform that offers therapeutic counseling to those suffering from substance use disorder.

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Confluent Health

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Confluent Health is a holding company focused on creating a healthcare system that recognizes physical and occupational therapy.

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Norton Healthcare

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Norton Healthcare is a health care provider with advanced technologies and well-trained physicians.

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Active Therapy Systems

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Active Therapy Systems develops an interactive exercise platform to deliver in-home therapies to people living with Parkinson’s disease.

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Medical Heights Surgery Center

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Medical Heights Surgery Center is based in Lexington, Kentucky.

BehaVR

EZDI, Inc.

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#1 NLP-based HIPPA Compliant Computer Assisted Coding and Clinical Documentation Improvement Software Provider across US.

BehaVR

Ashland-Boyd County Health Department

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Ashland-Boyd County Health Department is located in the Appalachian highlands of eastern Kentucky where the state lines of Kentucky, Ohio

BehaVR

Aperture Credentialing

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Aperture Credentialing is a hospital & health care company that offers software and professional service solutions.

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Signature Healthcare

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Signature Healthcare is a family-based healthcare company that offers skilled nursing, home health, assisted living, and in-home care.

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CrossCoat Medical

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CrossCoat Medical is a developer of micro-invasive treatments used to treat tissue diseases.

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Certilytics

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Certilytics is building the future of health analytics company specializes in data scientists, clinicians, actuaries, and engineers.

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GoGoMeds

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GoGoMeds is a pharmacy that provides FDA-approved medications and personal medical information by automation system and cloud network.

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Bolder Healthcare Solutions

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Provides revenue cycle management (“RCM”) services to health care providers including hospitals.

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NICVIEW

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NICVIEW develops and distributes platforms that facilitate real-time viewing of their infants.

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Lifelines Neuro

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We create the most effective and usable EEG devices on the planet.

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Graves-Gilbert Clinic

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Graves-Gilbert Clinic is a medical practice that provides pulmonology and radiology services.

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SHPS, Inc.

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SHPS is dedicated to helping organizations improve member health and control healthcare.

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RDI Technologies

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RDI has developed and patented a technology platform capable of measuring motion, vibration, and displacement not visible to the human eye.

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Tempur-Pedic

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The TEMPUR material cradles every curve and angle of your body, supporting you in perfect alignment.

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Piramal Pharma Solutions

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Piramal Pharma Solutions offers end-to-end services required to bring a drug into the marketplace efficiently.

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PharmaCord

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PharmaCord is a healthcare company that provides innovative solutions that drive efficient and rapid access to life saving therapies.

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LogicMark

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LogicMark provides medical alert systems/personal emergency response systems for senior citizens.

BehaVR

Triyam

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Triyam develops total solutions for healthcare data management & offers EHR data archival, AR wind-down products & billing system services.

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Dre Medical

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Dre Medical supplies new and refurbished medical equipment for operating rooms.

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RowdMap, Inc.

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RowdMap, Inc. Risk-Readiness® Benchmarks help health plans, physicians and hospitals in 48 states succeed in value-based payment models.

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ResCare

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Res-Care provides residential, therapeutic, job training, and educational support services for people of all ages and skill levels.

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Tailor Made Compounding

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Compounding Pharmacy

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RehabCare Group

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RehabCare is the premier provider of physical, occupational and speech-language rehabilitation services in 47 states.

BehaVR

MB Device

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Their Goal is to Eliminate $26B in Annual Health Care Costs.

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Redwood

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Redwood specializes in adult care, children care, therapeutic, education, assistive technology and rehabilitation services.

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Summit Biosciences

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Summit Biosciences is developing, manufacturing & commercializing generic and innovative nasal spray drug products.

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Newport Healthcare

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Newport Healthcare offers programs and a full continuum of care to individuals, families and communities with mental health concerns.

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MICRO

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MICRO is a manufacturer of medical devices and provides product development, fabrication and design engineering services.

Written by Mark Smith

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