EMMAREHA by I-FORS Wins the Telemedicine Technology competition at Open Requests
In spring 2019, Pirogov National Medical and Surgical Center, Center for Speech Pathology and Neurorehabilitation of the Ministry of Health Care of Russia, and the Innovation Agency of Moscow announced an open request for search of innovative solutions for the development of physical activity and improving the health of the residents of Moscow by means of telemedicine technologies.
According to the results of the face-to-face stage of the evaluation of the submitted applications, which took place on 16 August 2019, EMMAREHA by I-FORS (FORS Group) was one of the winners. The system has been designed for clinics, rehabilitation centers, sports clubs and organizations, for doctors and experts. The solution provides ample opportunities for remote control over the patients’ recovery.
Next, a pilot test of the solution is expected to be carried out at one of the sites of the initiators of the request(Pirogov National Medical and Surgical Center or Center for Speech Pathology and Neurorehabilitation).
Open Requests is an international program implemented by the Innovation Agency on behalf of the Department of Entrepreneurship and Innovative Development of Moscow. The program is aimed at search, analysis, expert selection and pilot testing in the urban environment of innovative products and technology in demand in today’s urban environment.
The selected solutions are evaluated by a competent jury formed for each open request. Based on the evaluation results, one or more of the best solutions recommended for pilot implementation in the city are selected.