Rubitection Inc

PITTSBURGH, PA 15218

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $371K
First Award Date 01/01/13
Most Recent Award Date 07/14/16

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Gaspard Sanna Gaspard 3 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 07/14/16 - 06/30/17

? DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pressure ulcers (PUs), commonly referred to as bed sores, affect 2.3 million individuals annually in the US. Treatment cost of PUs, exceeded $11 billion in 2006 or $43,180 per patient. To address rising expenditures associated with preventable conditions, Medicare ceased reimbursement for treatment of fac...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: BC-2012
Budget: 01/01/13 - 12/31/13

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project objective is to evaluate the technical feasibility of a hand-held, point-of-care instrument for the detection of early-stage pressure ulcers. Pressure ulcers (PUS) are a common healthcare problem that affects approximately 2.3 million people in the US. Improvement in the objectivity ...