Developing breakthrough patient care solutions

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Published: 9Sep2021

The pandemic prompted hospitals across Canada to implement new technologies that minimized human-to-human contact, such as a text messaging service provided by the University of Montreal Health Centre that updates family members on changes to a patient’s condition throughout their surgery or other extended treatment.

According to Professor Marie Josée Lamothe, this is just one example of a growing emphasis on healthcare innovation among entrepreneurs. In response to the upward trend, the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship will launch the Health Sciences Lean Startup Program this fall, providing entrepreneurs with practical tools to bring their patient-centered healthcare solutions to life.

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