OrthoGrid Systems Partners with the University of Utah Health, Elevating Patient Care
Salt Lake City— OrthoGrid Systems, Inc., a global MedTech leader in the development, innovation, and commercialization of alignment technologies and platforms for orthopedic surgery, is partnering with University of Utah Health, a leading academic health care system, to provide orthopedic surgeons with the latest technology in surgical precision to reduce hospital readmissions and improve patient outcomes.
The University of Utah Health is the Mountain West’s only academic health care system, combining excellence in patient care, the latest in medical research, and teaching to provide leading-edge medicine in a caring and personal setting. The system provides care for Utahns and residents of five surrounding states in a referral area encompassing more than 10 percent of the continental U.S.
OrthoGrid’s intelligence-guided systems are designed to work within the surgical theater and interface with existing hospital equipment revealing fluoroscopic distortion and enhancing surgical outcomes by providing greater accuracy and proficiency.
“Our technology platforms work for all orthopedic implants in the market, easing the onboarding and integration process for surgeons,“ said co-founder and CEO of OrthoGrid, Edouard Saget. “Health systems like the University of Utah Health, that are dedicated to quality patient care and enhancing the intraoperative experience for surgeons, make these partnerships possible.”
For more information, visit www.orthogrid.com.
About OrthoGrid Systems, Inc.
OrthoGrid Systems is a global MedTech leader offering intraoperative alignment technologies that work across all orthopedic implants in the market. Its AI-enabled systems and digital surgical instruments work within the surgical theater and interface with existing hospital equipment to reveal fluoroscopic image distortion and provide greater accuracy to enhance surgical outcomes. OrthoGrid Systems was founded in 2012 and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah, with research facilities located in Strasbourg, France, a growing bio-cluster, and is distributed throughout North America, Asia, and Europe. For more information, visit www.orthogrid.com.
About University of Utah Health
The University of Utah Health is the state’s only academic health care system, providing leading-edge and compassionate medicine for a referral area that encompasses 10% of the U.S., including Idaho, Wyoming, Montana and much of Nevada. A hub for health sciences research and education in the region, U of U Health touts a $356 million research enterprise and trains the majority of Utah’s physicians and more than 1,250 health care providers each year at its Schools of Medicine and Dentistry and Colleges of Nursing, Pharmacy and Health. With more than 20,000 employees, the system includes 12 community clinics and four hospitals — University Hospital; University Neuropsychiatric Institute; Huntsman Cancer Hospital; and the University Orthopaedic Center. For ten straight years, U of U Health has ranked among the top 10 U.S. academic medical centers in the rigorous Vizient Quality and Accountability Study, including reaching No. 1 in 2010 and 2016.