NEF coaches help the MedHealth Challenge finalists in support of TechTown Detroit

As part of the inaugural MedHealth Summit, an event organized the the MedHealth Regional Innovation Cluster (, this past February 14 at TechTown Detroit, a group of about 250 MedHealth entrepreneurs and professionals gathered for a day of information sharing and networking.

At this exciting event (see, 5 startups finalists were competing for 3 cash prizes of $10,000, 5,000 and 2,500 respectively. NEF was happy to provide a team of coaches to help prepare the finalists for their 5-minute investor-style pitch.

And the winners were:

  1. Steri-Dev, and its CleanCase™ disposable smart-phone case for use in sterile medical environment.
  2. Melius Outcomes, A SAAS platform for clinical quality improvement in hospitals
  3. Find your Ditto, a mobile platform that connects individuals living with the same chronic illness locally for on-demand, in-person peer support.  

Melius Outcomes was also the NEF Showcase presenter at its February 16 meeting.