SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hippo Technologies’ ™ (Hippo), a virtual care company delivering solutions for healthcare and medical education, today celebrated its first year in business.
Founded by Patrick Quinlan, M.D. and Brian Hamilton, and Co-Founded by Wale Sulaiman, M.D., Craig Williams, Esq., and George King, Hippo introduces a Polymorphic Medicine approach, delivering the optimal blend of self-care, physical care, and virtual care.
Having been formally incorporated in February 2020, Hippo is pleased to provide a company update outlining its milestones over the last 12 months.
Hippo’s executive team is made up of experienced leaders who are multi-dimensional professionals with varied expertise across the company formation, corporate governance, healthcare, technology and mobile device sectors globally.
Pat Quinlan, CEO, brings to the company an extensive history in healthcare delivery, government relations and international business development. Quinlan is CEO Emeritus of the Ochsner Health System and lead director for the PanAmerican Life insurance Group.
Hippo Technologies President, Brian Hamilton, co-founded RealWear, Inc., which has been dubbed the “gold standard” for hands-free industrial wearable headsets for the connected worker. In this position Hamilton helped to establish a global sales force and ISV/Channel network in more than 50 countries.
Wale Sulaiman, Chief Medical Officer, is a skilled neurosurgeon, and concurrently serves as CEO and Chairman of RNZ Global Ltd., a leader in healthcare development, operations, and management in sub-Saharan Africa.
Craig Williams, EVP Strategy & General Counsel, is widely respected in the global non-profit community for his 30+ years of service in leading organizations. These include Robert Woods Johnson Medical Center, The Archdiocese of New York, MedShare, and Conquer Paralysis Now.
George King, Vice Chairman & Chief Financial Officer, has held leadership positions in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and Abu Dhabi (UAE). King’s experience includes Wall Street with Mudge Rose and investment bank Credit Suisse. He is the co-founder or Chairman of three publicly traded global telecom and satellite technology companies. His board experience includes Chairman and Vice Chairman roles and Chair of the Audit Committee in a multitude of companies.
Hippo Virtual Care (HVC)
Hippo’s flagship product, the Hippo Virtual Care™ (HVC) platform, was introduced to the market through more than 20 hospitals across China at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, in the cities of Wuhan, Suzhou, Kunshan, Guangzhou, and Xian. Following the success in Wuhan, Hippo completed subsequent program rollouts at RNZ Global in Nigeria and tier one institutions throughout the US. To date, HVC has been deployed on six continents, with significant operations in Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
Using HVC’s hands-free, voice-activated devices and smart glasses, clinicians are able to communicate in real-time with remote colleagues, retrieve medical records, and automatically access files and imaging during patient examinations, procedures, consults and rounding. The platform has proven to improve clinical efficiency, allow faster triage, and enable smarter clinical decision making and enhanced engagement with patients.
HVC has since developed several modules to support the digital transformation of clinical workflows including a Telehealth Suite, Education and Nursing Suite, Home Health and Remote Monitoring Suite, and Care Team Collaboration Suite.
HVC is equipped with the AES256 encryption and, in addition to HIPAA and GDPR compliance, it supports FEDRAMP and is an Authority to Operate platform. Hippo Technologies is engaged in creating…