PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Onkos Surgical, an innovative surgical oncology company, has announced today it has partnered with PatientIQ, a healthcare data, research and analytics technology company, to launch a platform for the collection of clinical data for surgical oncology patients.
"Onkos Surgical has a singular commitment to advancing innovation that will dramatically change the lives of surgical oncology patients. Providing innovation comes with the responsibility of collecting clinical data that will help surgeons track and report on meaningful outcomes measurements," said Patrick Treacy, Founder and CEO. "The partnership with PatientIQ provides Onkos with a HIPAA compliant, cloud-based application that seamlessly integrates clinical data, patient-reported outcomes and analytics for the various stakeholders in the value chain of patient care. This is another example of how Onkos is committed to investing in the surgical oncology space to drive innovation and change the status quo for surgical oncologists and the patients they care for."
"The Onkos Registry aims to provide data driven insights with the systematic collection of outcomes data. The platform will create a secure environment for surgeons and patients to collaborate on clinical data points that will lead to advancements in outcomes measurement for this challenging patient population," said Sean Curry, SVP Commercial Operations. The company expects to launch the platform starting in Q2 at select institutions across the country.
About Onkos Surgical Based in Parsippany, NJ., Onkos Surgical is a privately held surgical oncology company founded in 2015. Onkos Surgical believes surgical oncology deserves attention, focus and innovation. Through dedication and strategic partnerships, Onkos Surgical will advance surgical oncology solutions and will advocate for and support the surgeons and caregivers that dedicate their lives to the surgical treatment of cancer.
About PatientIQ PatientIQ is a Chicago based healthcare technology company with a proprietary, HIPAA compliant, cloud-based application that seamlessly integrates clinical data from the EHR, patient-reported outcomes (PROs), and provides analytics for the various stakeholders involved in the healthcare ecosystem.