Marlborough, Mass.-based Boston Scientific's annual Connected Patient Challenge — co-sponsored by Mountain View-Calif.-based Google — aims to revolutionize data analytics in healthcare by awarding a $50,000 prize to an analytic-based start-up, the Boston Business Journal reports.
Here's what you should know.
1. Companies can apply through Jan. 15, 2017. An event will be held at Google's Cambridge, Mass.-based office honoring the finalists.
2. Entries are on a social media-based research platform the public can use to ask questions and provide feedback on them.
3. Boston Scientific has a significant portion of its business facing digital health, and is looking for ways to spur innovation.