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Jun 29, 2020 4:33:04 PM

2020 MedTech Breakthrough Award Program Recognizes Definitive Healthcare’s Platform

FRAMINGHAM, MA – June 29, 2020 – Definitive Healthcare, the leading provider of data, intelligence, and analytics on the healthcare provider market, today announced that it was named a 2020 MedTech Breakthrough winner in the “Best Healthcare Big Data Platform” category.

The MedTech Breakthrough Awards program is the premier awards and recognition platform founded to recognize the medical and health technology innovators, leaders and visionaries from around the world. This year, the MedTech Breakthrough Awards program attracted more than 3,750 nominations – narrowed down to nearly 100 winners. Other winners from this year include Livongo, Johnson & Johnson, Peloton, Eli Lilly & Co., Hologic, WebMD, GE Healthcare, Oscar Health, Medtronic, Zebra Technologies, Nike (Nike Run Club), among other top companies and startups in the industry.

“We are honored to receive recognition for our big data and analytics platform, alongside so many leaders in MedTech,” said Jason Krantz, founder and CEO of Definitive Healthcare. “At Definitive Healthcare, we are proud to help our own MedTech clients solve for their most critical revenue generating objectives, map sales territories, contact decision makers, track referral patterns, analyze technology implementations, and accelerate their go-to-market strategies with a customized and informed approach to each prospective client interaction.”

Definitive Healthcare currently serves 9 out of the top 10 pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology companies and 7 out of the top 10 healthcare information technology firms. Definitive’s data has also recently helped MedTech companies, the US government, and the general public navigate the COVID-19 crisis, first by helping to plan for shortages with its COVID-19 Capacity Predictor and most recently through its upcoming elective procedures index, which uses comprehensive claims data to identify the short-term landscape for elective surgeries, and which specialties and surgery categories are poised to bounce back.

All award nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the MedTech industry, with the winning products and companies selected based on a variety of considerations, including innovation, design and user-experience, as well as overall technological advancement for their respective categories. More details about this year’s winners can be found here.

About Definitive Healthcare
Definitive Healthcare is the most comprehensive and accurate source for data insights and analytics on the healthcare provider market. Its product suite provides the most comprehensive and highest quality data available anywhere on 8,800 hospitals and IDNs; 135,000 physician groups; 1.7 million physicians, nurses, and allied health professionals; 11,000 ambulatory surgery centers; 15,800 imaging centers; 85,500 long-term care facilities; 40,000 clinics; 1,800 ACOs and HIEs; and 5.7 billion medical commercial claims covering 313 million patient lives. The company’s data provides its 2,500 clients with the analytics and insight needed to effectively segment and research the healthcare provider market. Definitive Healthcare is backed by 22C Capital, Advent International, and Spectrum Equity. For more information, or to trial the service, visit https://www.definitivehc.com/.

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About the MedTech Breakthrough Awards
The MedTech Breakthrough Awards program is an independent program devoted to honoring excellence in medical and health related technology companies, products, services and people. The MedTech Breakthrough Awards provide a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough health and medical companies and products in categories that include Patient Engagement, mHealth, Health & Fitness, Clinical Administration, Healthcare IoT, Medical Data, Healthcare Cybersecurity and more. For more information, visit www.MedTechBreakthrough.com.


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