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Hospital IQ Recognized for Health Administration Innovation in 2020 MedTech Breakthrough Awards Program

Annual Awards Program Honors Outstanding Health & Medical Technology Products and Companies

Los Angeles, CA, – May 21,, an independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global health and medical technology market, today announced that Hospital IQ, the leading provider of predictive hospital operations software, has been selected as the winner of its “Health Administration Innovation Award” in the fourth annual MedTech Breakthrough Awards program.

Hospital IQ works across all areas of a health system, offering solutions that optimize capacity, throughput, and workforce across all clinical areas such as the emergency department, inpatient unit and into the community at clinics and ambulatory surgery centers.

The AI-based Hospital IQ operations management platform complements a client’s existing IT infrastructure by aggregating data from their clinical and non-clinical systems, external data sources and incorporating specific hospital policies. This data is then processed through their state-of-the-art platform, in real-time, to create the foundation for their predictions, prescriptive recommendations, automated workflows, dashboards, and reports. This combination of capabilities, also known as intelligent automation, ensures that the right information, gets to the right person hours, days and weeks in advance - ensuring alignment of actions and priorities across the enterprise.

“With standard operating practices implemented and supported by our robust technology platform, healthcare administrators and leaders are given back valuable time to better manage their operations, and care teams can focus more of their time attending to patient care-related activities,” said Rich Krueger, CEO, Hospital IQ. “Additionally, staff can rely on prescriptive analytics to guide their decisions and proactively prepare for future events. This combination of more time and better insights improves performance in a sustainable way.”

The mission of the MedTech Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success in a range of health and medical technology categories, including Robotics, Clinical Administration, Telehealth, Patient Engagement, Electronic Health Records (EHR), mHealth, Medical Devices, Medical Data and many more. This year’s program attracted more than 3,750 nominations from over 15 different countries throughout the world.

“The day-to-day operating environment for health systems is dynamic and complex, and Hospital IQ is delivering a breakthrough platform that represents significant benefits for administrators to streamline operations, driving towards the ultimate goal of improved patient care and satisfaction,” said James Johnson, managing director, MedTech Breakthrough. “Hospital IQ’s comprehensive solution is a true breakthrough and we are thrilled to recognize the entire Hospital IQ team with our ‘Health Administration Innovation Award’ in our 2020 MedTech Breakthrough Awards program.”

For nearly 10 years, Hospital IQ has been partnered with over 100 hospitals to apply intelligent automation to their operations. Hospitals and health systems, both large and small, have benefited from the technology.


About Hospital IQ
Hospital IQ provides an operations management software platform that uses artificial intelligence to anticipate and direct actions, enabling health systems to achieve and sustain peak operational performance to improve patient access, clinical outcomes and financial performance. Hospital IQ’s cloud-based software platform combines advanced data analytics, machine learning and simulation technology with an easy-to-use, intuitive user interface to deliver optimized surgical resource alignment, patient flow, and staff scheduling capabilities. Hundreds of leading hospitals and health systems rely on Hospital IQ to help them make the right operational decisions the first time, every time. To learn more, visit

About MedTech Breakthrough
Part of Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for global technology innovation and leadership, 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