ARCH Industry Partners
Since then, RelateCare has grown consistently as an independent organization. We have expanded our geographical reach across the US and now have clients in over 15 states, from Maine, to Texas to San Francisco. We count among our clients some of the best hospitals in the nation, and are always striving to expand the range of products and services we provide that allows patients to connect with their providers in a safe, convenient and timely manner.
t: 051 59 0000
S3 Connected Health
Affinial, our Personalized Patient Engagement and Support platform, uses dynamic profiling and evidence-based behavior models to personalize patient interaction. Providing support specific to each patient’s condition and circumstance, with the right intervention, in the right way, at the right time, to positively influence how patients engage with their therapy.
With over 15 years’ experience in delivering award winning digital patient-centered support programs, connected health devices and services, we have a multi-disciplinary team of 170 professionals, including clinical, behavioral, and regulatory expertise.
Hermitage Medical Clinic
The Hospital has particular expertise in Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics and Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology Services. The Hermitage Medical Clinic has first class consultant expertise in the areas of Medical, Surgical, Radiation Oncology and CyberKnife which offers a painless, non-invasive treatment solution for people suffering from cancerous / non-cancerous tumours and other medical conditions.
t: (01) 645 9000
t: 01 488 5900
World headquarters for Vu2Vu are in Dublin, Ireland from where it services the European market via its Vu2Vu Ireland subsidiary. Vu2Vu USA (a division of IQgistics Corporation), based in Austin, Texas covers the North American market while Vu2Vu South Africa cc serves the African continent from its base in Honeydew, South Africa.
t: +3531 691 9907
Vu2Vu collaborated with ARCH on a Core project entitled ‘Investigation of the Potential for Connected Health Technologies amongst Public Health Nurses’. Click here to read the Executive Summary of this research project.
50 jobs are to be created over the next three years with the expansion of ResMed’s research and development facility in Dublin. The company’s research centre is based at a facility in UCD which assists companies to access UCD’s research base.
t: +353 (1) 291 2000
Novartis employs over 1,300 people across 4 locations in Cork and Dublin. Novartis manufacturing and development is based in Ringaskiddy, Co Cork. Alcon, located on the Model Farm road is the leading manufacturer of technologies used to treat cataracts. Commercial Pharma operations is based in Clonskeagh, Dublin, employing over 100 people. In March 2013 Novartis announced the establishment of a global business services centre in Elm Park. Novartis consumer health is based in Dublin’s city centre.
Ireland is a leading research and manufacturing base for pharmaceuticals. 9 of the top 10 Pharma companies are located in Ireland and 8 of top 10 medical technology companies. The industry directly employs over 24,500 people, over half of the employed have a third level degree. With over €55.1 Bn exports per annum, Ireland is the second largest exporter of pharmaceuticals in the world.
t: + 353 1 220 4100
With a century of history and more than 450 innovative products and services, we are ready to meet today’s challenges in healthcare by creating solutions that deliver better care to more people at lower cost.
Our more than 37,000 employees, working in 100 countries, are committed to helping you create meaningful moments of care, whether in the hospital room, the living room or the boardroom. See how we are working to create a healthier future together.
t: +353 1 764 0174
Also, some healthcare professionals were frustrated that they were missing opportunities to communicate their availability and also to acquire new patients.
swiftQueue provides that essential communication channel between patients and healthcare professionals. Now making it easier than ever to make their appointments.
HealthBridge technology was set up as we believe that technology can be used to enhance current care in mental health, drive engagement, enhance health-promoting activities and relationships, and achieve improved outcomes while reducing costs.
HealthBridge Technology offer a wealth of experience in developing and implementing technology solutions within mental health organisations with a key focus on patient lead technology. We believe it is critical for organisations to have well laid out roadmap when implementing technology solutions for patients.
Dolmen is a creative design and innovation consultancy. We discover, develop and deliver new products by combining innovation strategies with creative design thinking. Our team consists of researchers, designers and engineers as well as brand and innovation specialists – all focused on bringing new ideas to market and delivering business impact.
For the past 24 years we have been developing award-winning new products and experiences for a diverse range of industries, ranging from Consumer Products and Medical Devices to ICT and FMCG. Our clients are entrepreneurs, dynamic SMEs and multinationals that include Diageo, Medtronic, Stryker, Roca, GE, Klas Telecom, Smurfit Kappa, ACT, Sulzer, Merlyn Showering, Novaerus and Nualight.
We make ideas work.
t: +353 1 879 4000
patientMpower is a patient self-management platform for patients to take control of their condition. We are working with clinical staff, patients, patient charities and research organisations in Transplant, Prostate cancer, Breast cancer & Vasculitis
The solution is empowering through a smartphone application with home monitoring and diagnostics, helping them to improve their treatment and outcomes. Through our security and consent layers we are enabling patients to share their data with their clinical team, so they are better informed to improve their care.
t: +353 1 903 8558
At NurseBuddy, we believe in the power of new technologies to deliver high standards of home care. Our technology presents a unique solution to support the promotion of all people maintaining their independence and staying in their own home to receive care. Founded in 2012, NurseBuddy is now the software technology of choice for innovative home care providers in UK, Ireland and Finland.
We provide a cloud-based care management and communication software via a web-based administration system and smartphone mobile app. Care coordinators manage the business services from a secure computer or tablet while care workers report live from client visits with the NurseBuddy mobile app. NurseBuddy further enables connectivity with a dedicated family/medical team portal. This ensures that all stakeholders in the home care of a client are connected with each other to maximise quality of care.
t: +353 85 753 8352
Salaso Health Solutions is a connected health company whose technology platform amplifies the reach and capacity of Physical Therapy services. Salaso’s vision is to disrupt the traditional Physiotherapy service model which is time-bound, face-to-face, transactional and labour intensive. Our technology facilitates a new, cost effective and scalable method of service delivery, through an outcomes based model of physiotherapy care, and in line with global healthcare trends towards value based provision and patient empowerment. The Salaso platform can help ensure increasingly successful outcomes from physical rehabilitation and deliver a measurable saving on these costs for any healthcare system and enable healthcare organisations to provide physiotherapy services to more people at a lower cost.
At Salaso we have an extensive exercise library with specialist content in the areas of Orthopaedics (Hip & Knee replacement pathways), Cancercare and Women’s Health. Our platform is fully configured for an own-branded experience to enable hospitals to put their brand in the hands of their patients at all times, coupled with healthcare organisation data and patient engagement reporting
StepWise’s goal is to generate positive results for individuals through the use of technology in all aspects of their health management. The technology StepWise is developing would focus on interventions based on behaviour modification, education or modifying an individual’s environment or incentives towards better health outcomes. The company also seeks to use connected health to lift barriers for patients related to treatment complexity and communication with care providers leading to better engagement in their own health.
StepWise intends to be at the forefront of the democratic, user-friendly, digital revolution in healthcare delivery currently underway.
t: 087 326 7831
Caragon is an exciting data services start-up, created to bridge the divide between the new digital economy and the old bricks and mortar economy. Caragon has the unique ability to provide Data Harvesting and Data Aggregation services for corporate entities, ‘Symbol’ groups and Business Intelligence (BI) companies across all sectors; retail, financial, tourism, banking, wholesaler, manufacturing, government etc., Europe-wide.
Caragon applies its technology, expertise and experience to solve the problem of data extraction from multiple platforms, databases and sources and aggregates it for the purposes of data analysis and comparison for the aforementioned customers. Caragon accomplishes all of this within a secure cloud based infrastructure.
t: 061 502 000
The McGreal Group is an Irish health and wellbeing company which primarily delivers its services through community pharmacy. The McGreal Group has a history of using cutting-edge technology and processes to ensure maximal positive health outcomes for their customers and wish to build on this experience through its association with ARCH. The company is currently completing a state of the art Primary Care Centre in Blessington and connected health will be at the forefront of health and wellbeing management in this centre where a number of innovative pilot projects are due to be carried out. The best practice from these studies will be rolled out throughout the 8 other pharmacies currently in the company’s network.
t: 045 865 197
Evolve Technologies is an innovative Irish software company that combines Client Services, Product Development and Research into its daily activities. Founded in 2000 – they have successfully completed 100 technical projects. Over the last 10 year, the company has focused in on Medical Devices and Governance Risk and Compliance Projects.
Its client base ranges from global companies to software start-ups. The company also works with universities and institutes of technology on client projects or on potential research projects. The company can create bespoke solutions for its clients and it would be interested in a subcontracting type partnership.
Our mission in NSilico is to revolutionise healthcare, diagnostics, drug development and research by putting actionable information into the hands of those that need it.
We live in an age where more and more scientific and clinical data is being generated. However, the ability to manage, interrogate and generate useful and actionable information from this data is an increasingly difficult challenge. NSilico is meeting this challenge head-on by simplifying how this data is managed. In doing so, we are transforming the working lives of researchers and clinicians around the world – underpinning their success in breakthrough developments and patient care.
Neuromod™ is a medical device company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, specialising in the research and development of neuromodulation technologies. The company is committed to developing innovative patient-centric treatments that promote positive therapeutic change in the human nervous system.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Hewlett Packard Enterprise have developed a TeleHealthCare Service (HTS) that facilitates Connected Healthcare. HTS is derived from the convergence of a number of technologies – IoT, Data Integration and connected devices, consisting of a mix of open source, patented and foreground IP components. It is an integrating ICT system that leverages existing data in healthcare organisation, comprising of (i) a cloud-hosted consolidated data record (CDR) that is automatically compiled from data in existing healthcare systems, (ii) personal health record (PHR), (iii) telehealth functionality, (iv) remote patient engagement tools, (v) remote patient monitoring devices, and (v) continuous predictive data analytics.
Odyssey Validation Consultants
Odyssey Validation Consultants (OVC) was established by its co-founders, Fionnán Friel and Oisín Curran, to provide innovative fully integrated GxP Cloud & Computerised System Lifecycle Management Services to regulated companies. Our policy is to partner with companies in achieving regulatory compliance in a cost effective and efficient manner providing a platform for continuous improvement. We work with organizations worldwide to establish and maintain best in class GxP Computerized Systems providing project management, validation and auditing services necessary to support regulated business processes.
T: +353 (0) 45 820 246
Kinesis Health Technologies
Kinesis Health Technologies are a medical device company focused on developing products that provide healthcare professionals with greater clinical insight in the assessment of a patient’s movement and motion using sensor-based technologies. Kinesis are a spinout company of University College Dublin and a large ageing research programme, the Technology Research for Independent Living (TRIL) Centre.
Kinesis has developed proprietary technologies for healthcare professionals that improves the ability to identify patients at risk of falling and assess mobility in a broad range of patient cohorts. Kinesis products are used to identify those in the community at risk of falling as well as measure patient response to therapy and rehabilitation.
T: 01 716 5401
3rd Pillar Clinical
The 3rd Pillar Orchestrator is a step-change in Patient Engagement.
We make it easy for Clinical Service Providers to address their patients’ “Now What?” moments.
The Orchestrator is a graphical tool that builds and operates Patient Support Services. It allows Pharma Companies, Medical Device Vendors and Service Providers to get to service in weeks rather than months, without an upfront CapEx cost.
3rd Pillar Clinical and ARCH are collaborating on the development of a proof-of-concept programme entitled “A Coaching service that supports Adolescent Diabetics, their families and their wider circle to create the environment for optimal self management”.
T: +353 87 6189450
Big Cloud Analytics
Big Cloud Analytics, Inc. (BCA) is a global data science company and a leader in delivering analytics software solutions associated with wearable devices. Supporting insurance, healthcare and companies, BCA’s end-to-end solution includes wearable and other devices, algorithms for real-time predictive analytics, wellness scoring, bio-identification and end-user and administrative dashboards.
With BCA’s COVALENCE™ Health Analytics Platform insurance and healthcare providers (including clinical trials and senior living) can securely use Internet of Things (IOT) enabled wearable and other devices (glucometers, scales, blood pressure cuffs) to engage or monitor their insured, senior, patient or study participant populations. Employers can leverage the Platform to anonymously manage employees’ wellness to increase productivity, reduce absenteeism, lower insurance costs and engage their population. In the clinical trial environment, BCA’s platform is revolutionizing the clinical trial landscape by extending the trial setting, detecting fraud and improving participant retention.
Collected data can be analyzed and combined with external data such as weather, location, social sentiment, claims, etc. to provide easily visualized insights and actions. The platform also allows for event-triggered personalized messaging, contests, rewards and programs to encourage better health. By identifying early warning signs and coaching for the adoption of healthier habits, individuals and companies have the ability to improve quality of life, effect the onset of chronic disease, manage and monitor patients and realize long lasting healthcare savings.
Comtrade Digital Services is a provider of strategic software engineering services and solutions. We enable companies across different industries to innovate faster and reinvent their business models digitally, by using agile development methodologies, innovative technology and business acumen.
BlueBridge Technologies is a product design and innovation company underpinned by ISO 13485 and IEC 62304 accreditation. Our success is built from a team of individuals drawn from around the globe, each passionate in their own specialist areas. The team is a mix of Engineers, Scientists, Industrial designers & Clinicians with indepth experience in medical devices and healthcare.
Products and Services
BlueBridge is particularly experienced at integrating software and hardware throughout all the relevant stages of the product development life cycle; from initial feasibility and technology identification, through to production support. Our specialized electronics and software team are experienced in a wide range of projects including: medical device mobile apps, medical wireless sensor communications, handheld invitro diagnostics, invivo sensor platforms and test equipment.
Bluebridge’s uniqueness is in our capability to our clients with projects of any size, from a small short term feasibility study to long full lifecycle development and support of marketed products. Our proven ability is in executing projects faster and more competitively than inhouse corporate R&D teams while at the same time bringing focus to projects and execution with an accredited quality management system framework i.e. ISO 13485 and IEC 62304.
Fit for Life
Since 2001 Fit For Life has been empowering our adult and ageing population to remain as active and independent as possible to ensure that they achieve and maintain the best quality of life possible.
We do this by providing multi-disciplinary best practice healthcare therapies to 5,000+ clients in over 100 residential and daycare homes, communities, organisations and to private individuals around the country on a weekly basis. We have over 20 fully qualified therapists in the areas of physiotherapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, exercise and rehabilitation therapy.
Fit For Life also provide an extensive range of specialised training for healthcare professionals, therapists and carers to improve the care and wellbeing for the older adult and elderly population. Other services include, risk assessments, audits and reports, building and environment recommendations, and independent living services.
We are recognised as the leaders in our industry and have extensive knowledge based on our own research of best practice and leading technology in the area of care for the older adult.
We pride ourselves on the team we have working with our older population, and we are very excited to share our knowledge and expertise with you to ensure our older population receive best practice care.
Pfizer’s business interests in Ireland are diverse which include manufacturing, shared services, R&D, treasury and commercial operations.
Ireland is a leading manufacturing base for Pfizer globally, exporting to global markets. There is a manufacturing presence in Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients, Solid Dose Pharmaceuticals, Sterile Injectables, Vaccines and Biopharmaceuticals. Many of Pfizer’s leading and newest medicines are manufactured for global export from Irish sites. Part of Pfizer’s Worldwide Research & Development (WR&D) is based in Ireland – the Global Biotherapeutics Technology group at Grange Castle was established in 2006 and is part of a world-leading protein drug discovery unit within Pfizer Worldwide R&D.