Lifecom, Inc., a market leader in clinical decision support solutions, today announced that it has completed a Series A Financing in excess of $1,000,000. Portland area angel investors led the financing round. The company will use the funding to accelerate investments in sales and marketing, product development and engineering.
Lifecom’s CEO and Founder Dr. Steve Datena noted, “Making a difference can sound like such a cliché, but that’s what this is really all about. It’s a privilege to work with such an extraordinary group of people working to make healthcare better and more accessible. We are excited to be entering this next phase where our technology will show the potential of smart systems to improve health and provide care for all.”
Lifecom is also pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Charles Kilo, Chief Medical Officer, Oregon Health & Sciences University, to its Board of Directors. “Lifecom is on the forefront of changing how we think about clinical decision support solutions. Their novel approach is truly revolutionary. I am excited to be working with the Company as it changes the healthcare landscape,” Dr. Kilo stated. Dr. Kilo is also the President of GreenField Health and a former Vice President for the Boston-based Institute for Healthcare Improvement.
Lifecom (www.lifecomhealth.com) has developed a clinical decision support solution based on its Adaptive Knowledge Engine (AKE) Patent No. 7,389,280, a novel, general-purpose, platform agnostic, and nonlinear decision engine. Lifecom uses this technology to develop mobile, expert systems to aid in diagnosis, provide decision support and predictive analytics, and improve clinical outcomes for health care providers and their patients. The AKE, in conjunction with its modular data ontology (conceptual characterizations of data that allows knowledge to be efficiently managed) and industrialized content development process, forms the basis of Lifecom’s clinical decision support solution. Lifecom boasts an experienced Executive Team that includes Board Certified physicians and leaders from Tektronix, Sequent Computers, and ProSight.