Ashish Shah

Ashish V. Shah is the co-founder and CEO of Prepared Health, a Chicago-based healthcare technology company that helps healthcare providers communicate with one another around the care of their patients. The Prepared Health network connects hospitals, outpatient, post-acute, and home and community-based care providers in real-time to improve patient outcomes. The network also is a tool to engage and coach caregivers at every level so they are better equipped to deliver care. Previously, Ashish was the CTO at Medicity, a subsidiary of Aetna.
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Silver Tsunami: "Never-Discharge" Mindset Helps People Age Safely at Home

Posted on Jun 11, 2019 1:43:30 PM by Ashish Shah in Thought Leadership

The good news: people are living longer than ever. The bad news: the infrastructure to help seniors age safely in their desired care setting--the home--is severely lacking.

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Scaling Community-Based Care: 10 Ways to Get on the Winning Side

Posted on Jan 8, 2019 11:49:09 AM by Ashish Shah in News, in Case Management, in Community Health, in Hospital

Healthcare is in the midst of groundbreaking change, moving from a B2B model to a B2C model, and from physicians and administrators as the boss to patients as the boss. In every industry where consumers are empowered, there are winners and losers. Here's how to get on the winning side.

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Centegra Health System unlocks the key for Bundled Payment programs

Posted on Apr 27, 2017 12:55:54 PM by Ashish Shah in News, in Hospitals, in Health Plans, in Case Management


By partnering with PreparedHealth, Centegra Health System leverages innovative technology to maximize bundles as many hospitals and health systems struggle to manage the losses.

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Alan Weinstein joins PreparedHealth as Strategic Advisor to the Board

Posted on Feb 13, 2017 10:13:05 PM by Ashish Shah in News

Appointment of Alan Weinstein, Founder of Premier, Inc, as Strategic Advisor to the Board sets the stage for accelerated growth of PreparedHealth’s social network for healthcare, enTouch


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50 Chicago startups to watch in 2017

Posted on Jan 9, 2017 11:49:32 AM by Ashish Shah in News


Built In Chicago announced the top startups that everyone should keep an eye on in 2017. We're proud to be included in such an impressive list.

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How tech like Amazon's Alexa can benefit home health

Posted on Dec 6, 2016 11:36:26 AM by Ashish Shah in News, in Featured

Home Health Care News sees the value in DINA and how AI has the potential to change patient care.

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PreparedHealth leverages partnership for national presence

Posted on Nov 29, 2016 2:25:25 PM by Ashish Shah in News

Home Health Technology News spotlights our BAYADA partnership and how we are creating a more holistic approach to healthcare.

“We are joining with BAYADA to create data-driven engagement and bring those experiences into health care,” said Shah. “We want to create a more holistic approach in how we support someone’s care.”

The two companies have actually been working together for a number of years on other projects, beginning with a pilot for high-risk heart patients in New Jersey, which resulted in patient readmissions dropping from 40% to 11%.

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AI Nursing Assistant Brings Care to the Home

Posted on Nov 17, 2016 2:04:29 PM by Ashish Shah in News, in Featured


One of the best health tech evangelists highlights enTouch and DINA and the possibilities they are opening up for healthcare.

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BAYADA Home Health Care and PreparedHealth Announce Strategic Partnership

Posted on Nov 16, 2016 6:07:43 AM by Ashish Shah in News, in Press Release


BAYADA Home Health Care, the nation’s largest private provider of home-based services, and PreparedHealth, a growing healthcare engagement company, announced today a multi-year strategic partnership. The alliance comes on the heels of several successful projects in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Florida that proved to proactively keep patients out of the hospital and lowered overall readmissions for health system partners and health insurance companies.

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5 Trends Reinventing Healthcare

Posted on May 12, 2016 12:04:53 AM by Ashish Shah in News contributor John Boitnott outlines 5 key innovations reinventing healthcare, one of which is the use of social networking models to accelerate information sharing between providers, patients and caregivers.

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