October 25, 2018

Partners HealthCare Announces New Center of Excellence

Partners HealthCare, an integrated health system founded by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, has announced the formation of a new center of excellence, Partners HealthCare Pivot Labs, in conjunction with Persistent Systems, with the stated goal to “disrupt the delivery of healthcare to enhance the patient experience, improve clinical outcomes and control costs” through a focus on consumer-centered thinking.  To achieve this goal, Partners Pivot Labs plans to collaborate with others in the industry (e.g., pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, medical technology companies, payors, and providers) to accelerate ideas through the development lifecycle. Persistent Systems is a publicly traded international software company.