U of M tech transfer VitalSims teams up with HealthPartners



Via News Release

“MINNEAPOLIS – August 14, 2012 – HealthPartners and VitalSims are partnering to improve care for patients with chronic diseases through a joint venture, SiMCare Health. The first SiMCare program – SiMCare Diabetes – will help providers ensure that patients get the best possible care while also reducing overall medical costs.

Twelve years in the making, SiMCare Health medical education programs are web-based accelerated learning simulations based on thousands of actual patient encounters. HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research developed SiMCare Diabetes with federal grant money from the National Institutes for Health and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and in collaboration with the University of Minnesota.”

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=13906327 Frank Jaskulke

    awesome to this launched!  VitalSims Chairman, Don Gerhardt, is my former boss.