Hippo Virtual Care™

Hippo overcomes the barriers of time, distance and training to deliver specialist care through remote collaboration.

Poor access and Specialist shortages are causing severe delays in diagnosis and treatment

There are

9X less
specialty care providers
in rural America than
urban areas

Only 16% of Medicaid patients who are referred to a specialist end up seeing one, due largely to access issues

124,000

Projected shortage of physicians in the US
over next 12 years (AAMC)

There are

9X less

specialty care providers
in rural America than
urban areas

Only 16% of Medicaid patients who are referred to a specialist end up seeing one, due largely to access issues

124,000

Projected shortage of physicians in the US
over next 12 years (AAMC)

Hippo brings the specialist to the patient with our next generation Virtual Care platform

Thomas Matthew, MD
Director, Johns Hopkins Cardiothoracic Surgery Program at Suburban Hospital

“Hippo allows us to extend our specialty services into the community, into the home, saving time, cost, and improving access to quality care whenever and wherever patients need it. With Hippo I can orient a patient or see a procedure as if I was physically in the room.”

Thomas Matthew, MD
Director, Johns Hopkins Cardiothoracic Surgery Program at Suburban Hospital

“Hippo allows us to extend our specialty services into the community, into the home, saving time, cost, and improving access to quality care whenever and wherever patients need it. With Hippo I can orient a patient or see a procedure as if I was physically in the room.”

Thomas Matthew, MD
Director, Johns Hopkins Cardiothoracic Surgery Program at Suburban Hospital

“Hippo allows us to extend our specialty services into the community, into the home, saving time, cost, and improving access to quality care whenever and wherever patients need it. With Hippo I can orient a patient or see a procedure as if I was physically in the room.”

How it works

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The Hippo Virtual Care Headset

delivers a "through the eye of a clinician" viewport to remote participants and observers.

The Hippo Virtual Care Platform

allows Specialist Physicians or medical students to collaborate and observe real-time patient examinators or procedures from anywhere in the world on desktop, laptop or mobile.

The Hippo Virtual Care Headset

delivers a "through the eye of a clinician" viewport to remote participants and observers.

The Hippo Virtual Care Platform

allows Specialist Physicians or medical students to collaborate and observe real-time patient examinators or procedures from anywhere in the world on desktop, laptop or mobile.

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The Benefits

Reduce Cost

Saves money by reducing the need for travel, delays/errors in care delivery, and improving productivity. The average 200-bed hospital can save up to $10M per year.

Improve Access

Waiting times to see a specialist are dramatically reduced, the burden of travel time is virtually eliminated, and the problem of physician shortages is addressed through improved productivity.

Reduce Clinician Burnout

Unburdens clinicians from the need for coordination, emails, handoffs, delays, documentation, follow-up appointments and unnecessary travel.

Reduce Readmissions

By delivering specialst care in the community, in the home, exacerbations can be diagnosed and treated earlier, greatly reducing the need for acute readmissions.

Optimize Outcomes

A team-based collaborative approach to care ensures the right diagnosis and treatment the first time, every time.

Increase Satisfaction

Patients love it as it combines convenience with access to quality care. Clinicians love it as it eliminates unnecessary administrative burden and facilitates patient-physician-caregiver interactions that foster trust.

// KEY FEATURES:

Seamless Communication + Remote Collaboration

Highly engaged remote collaboration

Remote observers get a "through the eyes of the clinician" viewpoint via the headset and can see and hear as if they were there in person via HD camera and advanced audio.

Cross-platform integration

Easy integrations with popular videoconferencing platforms like Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, Zoom, Cisco WebEx, and Skype.

Advanced remote control features

Headset user can assign controls to remote observer, who can control the headset's camera in real-time, including zoom level, flashlight and record functions.

Asynchronous video and photo capture

Users can record videos and capture photos synchronously and asynchronously. Files are stored in a secure gallery accessible through the web portal for all approved users.

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Clinician-Tested Usability + Workflow

Multi device supported platform

Intuitive user interface built by clinicians, for clinicians. HVC can be used through a web portal on laptop or desktop or through an app on Android or iOS mobile devices.

Plan consults to suit your schedule

Start a session immediately or schedule one for later at your convenience.

Headset options to suit your needs

3 different types of voice-controlled Assisted Reality headset offering various features and functionality to suit your specific clinical use case.

HIPPA, GDPR and ISO Compliant

The HVC platform is built on industry-leading compliance and data security backbone with state-of-the-art encryption and advanced security features.