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We reduce hospital readmissions by providing surgery patients with personalized mHealth recovery monitoring supported by live nurses.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Solana Beach, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 20
  • Website

Company Summary

NudgeRx reduces unplanned, post-surgical hospital readmissions by providing web/mobile recovery monitoring to patients and caregivers. Sold to hospitals and health plans as a turn-key service, where our nurses support the system, or on a SaaS basis, our patent-pending system analyzes patient responses to daily questions to flag problems before they become acute. Goals: improve patient outcomes and reduce the $39B preventable readmission problem.


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    Glen Hait, MD
    Medical Director

    38 years as board certified plastic surgeon (Arizona); former President - Rocky Mountain Plastic Surgeons Association; former President - Maricopa County Plastic Surgery Society; Ombudsman - American Society of Plastic Surgeons; Published in national peer-reviewed journals; MD – Northwestern University; Trained at Cook County Hospital and the Cleveland Clinic; MBA – Keller Graduate School of Management

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    David Schuster

    18 years experience in startups and emerging growth companies in healthcare, pharmaceuticals/biotech and emerging technologies; Managing Director – Galt Strategy, LLC; VP, Corp Development - Hythiam, Inc.; Managing Director – Arkad Capital Partners; VP, Biz Dev – Planet X Software; BSBA – Marquette University

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    John Schuster
    COO and President

    21 years of experience in startups in telecommunications and aerospace product/technology development; CEO, DealerMesh, Inc.; CTO, Terabeam, Inc.; VP of Engineering, AstroTerra, Inc.; MBA Finance - University of Pennsylvania, Wharton; BS in Engineering and Applied Science - California Institute of Technology

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    Maureen Mayer, RN
    VP of Clinical Services

    20 years clinical experience as a surgical and ER nurse; Medical practice management specialist for plastic and cosmetic surgery – MDMC; Medical innovation expert for concierge medical programs and substance abuse programs.

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    Phillip Howe

    17 years of senior financial management experience; CFO – Straitshot Communications, Inc.; Dir. Of Finance – Network Computing Architects; Dir. Of Finance/Co-Founder – Nodelogic Networks; Controller – Terabeam; BA – Ohio Wesleyan University

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    Robert Parker

    Experience in due diligence, deal structuring and financing.
    Senior Vice President - LS Power Equity Advisors, LLC
    Board of Directors - Comprehensive Care Corporation; Safe Harbor Water Power Corporation.
    MBA – University of Chicago Booth School of Business
    BA - Johns Hopkins University


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