As a former patient at a number of hospitals in Denmark, inventor Ahmed Hessam has had a first row experience with the healthcare system. He and his team now want to change the way IV-treatment is given.
WHAT WE DO
We at OSAA Innovation believe that mankinds most distinguished assignment while alive is to strive to create a better day for all people regardless of age, race and economic status. We especially want to improve life for patients and kids at hospitals. Therefore we work nonstop on solutions that can heighten patients and kids life quality.
The Sutardja Center and the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation are partnering with OSAA Innovation for a design and build challenge. Teams of graduate students with experience in mechanical engineering, medical devices, design and fabrication will help design and build a prototype of the IV-GO.
With greater awareness of the ever-changing dynamics of a globalised world, Metropolitan University College looks towards the international community to seek partnerships and cooperation for exchange of knowledge and insight. Metropolitan University College offers OSAA Innovation free testing in their new simulation facility.
Scalae/Altran is a market oriented product development agency in Malmö, Sweden, that covers all stages of the development process. In December 2013 Scalae became part of the French-owned company Altran, Europe's leading consultancy within high-tech R&D and innovative IT solutions with over 20,000 employees worldwide.
Region Sjælland is one of five Regions in Denmark and administrate 17 municipalities and 7 hospitals. Region Sjælland plays a key role in the development of our product as Køge Universitetshospital is the first hospital in Denmark to test the product with us. Tests starts spring 2017.
The municipality of Aarhus have an Emergency Team that is specialized in health care. The team consists of high trained nurses. Their job is to step in complex and urgent situations in residents home in the City of Aarhus - 24 hour a day. They are partnering with OSAA Innovation in tests with patients of all age and IV required treatments.
Patient@home is Denmark's largest welfare-technological research and innovation initiative with focus on new technologies and services aimed at especially rehabilitation and monitoring activities within the Danish public health sector. Patient@home helps OSAA Innovation in documenting the tests.
Danish Tech Challenge is a four months intensive hardware programme in Denmark. OSAA Innovation is one of twenty handpicked startup companies to compete for the first prize of DKK 500.000. Danish Tech Challenge offers collaboration with advisers and mentors, office space, access to prototype workshop and access to investors.
Anne Lis Mikkelsen Englund – Sc.D. Chief Physician at Holbæk Hospital, Denmark
»IV-GO improves patient safety, increases usability and reduces the financial costs.«
Inanna Weiss – Plastic surgeon at Citadellkliniken, Sweden
»This is the best invention in medical equipment since the IV treatment was invented.
IV-GO is simple, aesthetic and user friendly – both for patients and health professionals«
Anders Michelsen – Engineer at Kapacitet A/S, Denmark
»It's an interesting idea based on a delightfully simple principle
that solves a relevant challenge for the healthcare system.«
Allan Pedersen- CEO at AP Services A/S, Denmark
»How wonderful it is sometimes to encounter a couple of young guys like you
who are ready to put it all on red for a project you belive in. We need more people like you.«
VENTURE CUP 2017
Ahmed Hessam is the founder of OSAA Innovation and the inventor of IV-GO. He has a background as a Technical Designer with Scan Con Group and has worked on the concept of enabling patients mobilization since 2009. OSAA Innovation is Ahmeds first medico startup company.
Henrik Harboe has a profound insight in developing profitable medical devices. A generalist with cerebral affinity to device development and clinical documentation incl. transcription of scientific facts into clinically relevant product positioning, marketing and sales.
How to reach us:
Ahmed Hessam, CEO,
+45 3184 2398
Adresse: COBIS, Ole Maaløes Vej 3, 2200 København N, Denmark