Keet Announces Strategic Partnership with World Leader in Orthopedics Hospital for Special Surgery
Partnership brings Keet’s leading patient outcomes reporting software to over 200 clinics within HSS Rehabilitation Network
AUSTIN, TEXAS, JANUARY 13, 2021 — Keet Inc., (Keet), a leading patient engagement and clinical outcomes company, today announced a strategic partnership with Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health.
Through this partnership, rehab therapy providers at the more than 200 clinics within the HSS Rehabilitation Network will have access to Keet’s patient outcomes reporting software, further advancing HSS’ mission to provide access to the highest quality care while supporting the advancement of scientific research and education.
“It’s an incredible privilege to be selected by the world leader in musculoskeletal health in helping providers deliver rehabilitation services and achieve high-quality outcomes,” explained Holly Taylor, President and GM of Keet. “We’re truly honored HSS has recognized Keet as the right partner to extend care beyond clinic walls and seamlessly gather patient reported outcomes, both of which serve to improve the quality of care and accelerate patient recovery.”
The use of evidence-based patient reported outcomes is essential to not just improving the health of an individual but also to developing clinical guidelines and educational materials that impact treatment outcomes for patients all over the world.
“The combination of HSS clinical excellence and the formidable capabilities of the Keet platform will uniquely enable us to transform the way the industry delivers care,” said JeMe Cioppa-Mosca, HSS Senior Vice President of Rehabilitation. “The unprecedented aggregation of outcomes data will be translated into continuous clinical advancements that will be widely available through the HSS Rehabilitation Network and Keet customers everywhere.”
Keet customers will have access to more than 50 HSS clinical treatment guidelines, as well as patient education and home exercise programs that will be incorporated into Keet’s automated, mobile clinical workflows. The aforementioned have been developed from HSS Rehabilitation best practices and evidence-based literature in collaboration with the HSS physician community.
The addition of the HSS Rehabilitation Network to Keet’s community of clients demonstrates the organization’s commitment to elevating physical therapists in the broader healthcare ecosystem.
“We believe this partnership will facilitate the development of critical research and thought leadership with the potential to influence legislation and reshape the industry, particularly in the realm of remote patient management,” said Taylor. “With an ever-increasing number of people working from home, the impact could be astounding. We’re incredibly excited to gain HSS as both a customer and partner and look forward to sharing our collective knowledge with the market.”
Keet, Inc., is a health tech company on a mission to restore humanity in healthcare. Since 2015, Keet has been committed to helping providers, employers, and health systems facilitate and deliver more connected, higher-quality care through our digital delivery platform for patient engagement and clinical outcomes. Keet, Inc. operates independently as a wholly-owned subsidiary company of Clinicient, Inc.
For more information, visit https://www.keethealth.com.
HSS is the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health. At its core is Hospital for Special Surgery, nationally ranked No. 1 in orthopedics (for the 11th consecutive year), No. 4 in rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report (2020-2021), and named a leader in pediatric orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report “Best Children’s Hospitals” list (2020-2021). Founded in 1863, the Hospital has the lowest complication and readmission rates in the nation for orthopedics, and among the lowest infection rates. HSS was the first in New York State to receive Magnet Recognition for Excellence in Nursing Service from the American Nurses Credentialing Center four consecutive times. The global standard total knee replacement was developed at HSS in 1969. An affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, HSS has a main campus in New York City and facilities in New Jersey, Connecticut and in the Long Island and Westchester County regions of New York State, as well as in Florida. In addition to patient care, HSS leads the field in research, innovation and education. The HSS Research Institute comprises 20 laboratories and 300 staff members focused on leading the advancement of musculoskeletal health through prevention of degeneration, tissue repair and tissue regeneration. The HSS Global Innovation Institute was formed in 2016 to realize the potential of new drugs, therapeutics and devices. The HSS Education Institute is a trusted leader in advancing musculoskeletal knowledge and research for physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, academic trainees, and consumers in more than 130 countries. The institution is collaborating with medical centers and other organizations to advance the quality and value of musculoskeletal care and to make world-class HSS care more widely accessible nationally and internationally. http://www.hss.edu.