Plextek Consulting, the innovation and design consultancy, has signed a partnership agreement with AbedGraham Healthcare Strategies, experts in clinical analysis and intelligence. The partnership brings together technical product design with expertise in developing products that look to address genuine clinical needs.
The partnership will help both companies provide a complete service, offering clinical and technical expertise to a range of organisations to maximise their commercial potential in the healthcare sector. The primary areas of technology focus of this partnership are: electronic health records, mHealth, remote monitoring and diagnostics, clinical documentation management, care and workflow process and big data analytics.
In terms of service delivery for customers, the partnership enables Plextek Consulting and AbedGraham to carry out full product assessment, development and innovation, as well as advising on business models and strategy. Essentially, the partnership can assist a wide range of customers in the medical technology space on how to maximise the market potential of a product or service and find the most effective method of design to deliver long-term value.
Commenting Collette Johnson, Business Development Manager Medical, Plextek Consulting said: “Partnering with AbedGraham gives us critical insight into how we can channel our technical and product innovation expertise into answering the needs of clinicians and healthcare professionals. This gives us a competitive advantage by bringing our thinking more in line with that of the medical industry and extends the level of consultancy we can give to medical clients.”
Dr Saif Abed, Founding Partner,AbedGraham Healthcare Strategies added: “New technologies continue to revolutionise the way we detect, treat and monitor patients, empowering both healthcare professionals and patients more than ever before. Partnering with Plextek Consulting keeps us ahead of the curve in terms of the clinical expertise we already have but also the technical design capabilities required to produce truly innovative medical products.”