Health IT Pittsburgh
is a cluster initiative committed to connecting healthcare & information technology; growing companies, developing our workforce and creating jobs in Western Pennsylvania.
“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.”
That’s the essence of cluster development. And Pittsburgh’s dynamic Health IT environment is perfectly positioned as a hub of global innovation. By developing and promoting the Region’s unique set of Heath IT attributes the initiative will:
a cohesive cluster to expand networks, increase opportunities for entrepreneurs, and draw existing Health IT companies to the region.
start-up companies and university researchers to organically grow the regions Health IT economy and improve competitiveness.
workforce development and training to address critical staffing issues and enhance economic development.
The Health IT Pittsburgh initiative is supported by a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration.
- Gilan El Saadawi, Chief Medical Informatics Officer, M*Modal Read the Interview
Transforming the patient-physician relationship.
- Michael Becich, Rob Hartman, Joe Marks, Donald Taylor,
Unleashing the potential of big data in healthcare.
The Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance Read the Interview