Iowa Adaptive Technologies, Inc.

CORALVILLE, IA 52241

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $839K
First Award Date 04/01/16
Most Recent Award Date 09/25/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
HURTIG RICHARD R HURTIG 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-302
Budget: 09/25/17 - 07/31/18

Abstract: A significant number of conscious hospitalized patients are unable to independently activate standard nurse call systems, and over 50% of mechanically ventilated ICU patients need assistance to communicate with their caregivers. Based on those estimates and the annual U.S. hospital discharge rate, one can extrapolate that at least 3.9 ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-15-269
Budget: 04/01/16 - 09/30/16

? DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Patients who cannot communicate with doctors, nurses, other health professionals and caregivers are at increased risk for having adverse medical outcomes. Zubow and Hurtig (2013) reported that 14 percent of conscious hospitalized patients and 33 percent of intensive care unit patients were unable to inde...