WASHINGTON, DC – November 20, 2015 – FierceMarkets, publisher of FierceHealthPayer and FierceHealthcare, today announced the 15 finalists in the first annual Fierce Innovation Awards: Payer Edition. Finalists were recognized within 5 distinct categories designed to address the most significant challenges payers are facing today.
The Fierce Innovation Awards recognize pioneering technologies and solutions that will catapult healthcare delivery into exciting new realms. Finalists were chosen by a distinguished panel of executives from major health plans. A complete list of judges can be found at https://www.fierceinnovationawards.com/healthpayer/2015#our_judges.
Winners will be announced during a live webcast Wednesday, December 16, 2015, at 2 p.m. ET.
The 2015 Fierce Innovation Awards: Payer Edition Finalists:
All applications were evaluated based on the following criteria: technology innovation, financial impact/value, competitive advantage, member experience/member outcomes, market need, and overall fierceness and innovation. Finalists were selected based on calculation of the judges’ scores in each area. This year’s finalists include:
Customer Engagement/Member Health:
Data Analytics/Business Intelligence:
• Softheon, Inc.
• NextHealth Technologies
• Healthx, Inc.
• Grand Rounds
Fraud and Abuse Detection/Prevention:
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