PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NurseGrid, a leader in healthcare scheduling and staffing technology, today announced its acceptance and participation in the prestigious Plug and Play Cleveland Innovation Platform.
Plug and Play is a global innovation platform and venture fund from Silicon Valley specializing in the development of early-to-growth stage technology startups. NurseGrid joins 11 other disruptive health tech startups during the 12-week incubator.
"We are proud that our technology solution was identified as an opportunity to create meaningful change in healthcare," said Joe Novello, CEO of NurseGrid. "We are excited about the opportunity to work with these amazing health systems to strengthen our product offering and learn from some of the best health professionals in the country."
Acceptance to Plug and Play Cleveland includes access to subject matter experts including nursing leadership, operations, finance, IT, and more.
Both University Hospitals and The Cleveland Clinic selected NurseGrid to participate in the program, which kicked off last week in Cleveland, OH. The incubator will take place over a 12-week period.
NurseGrid creates simplified schedule management tools for healthcare facilities. The company works with nursing departments and enterprise healthcare clients to modernize staffing processes while improving department efficiency. For more information, visit www.nursegrid.com.
About Plug and Play
Plug and Play is a global innovation platform. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, they have built accelerator programs, corporate innovation services, and an in-house VC to make technological advancement progress faster than ever before. Companies in their community have raised over $7 billion in funding, with successful portfolio exits including Danger, Dropbox, LendingClub, and PayPal. For more information, visit www.plugandplaytechcenter.com.