CreateIT Now at Southlake is a healthcare-focused innovation centre for high-impact initiatives. We support product, service and technology enablers that solve healthcare problems. We look to the world to help us solve Southlake challenges, and open our eyes and ears to solutions that come from our partners, collaborators and community that might offer us a solution to pressing issues.
Create IT Now offers:
- ACCESS to a leading community and regional hospitals and the patients, clinicians and researchers who work there.
- PARTNERSHIPS between private-sector organizations and academic institutions.
- RESOURCES to drive new solutions and to triage promising products, services and technologies.
CreateIT Now at Southlake drives the future of healthcare innovations by cultivating great ideas determining which initiatives have the highest potential impact that will translate to healthcare and commercial success.
The CreateIT Now team will help fast-track great ideas. We will work with our partners to identify key healthcare problems, vet solutions, encourage our patients, clinicians and organization in evaluations products, services and technologies, validating use cases, confirming core delivery implications and building business cases.
Southlake knows we must continually adapt and change how healthcare is delivered. We know technology can and will help us change how we deliver healthcare. Opportunities to collaborate with partners with good ideas is key to how we plan to address and overcome challenges we face. CreateIT Now offers a tried and true hospital based process to do this work.
Housed in a stand-alone building, CreateIT Now extends into the Hospital and the community offering connectivity, mentorship, and training.
CreateIT now partners with companies from the local community and other areas across Canada, plus international organizations that are seeking an entry point into the Canadian market.
CreateIT Now has an established a wide range of collaborators, partners and colleagues in the healthcare, innovation and change ecosystem. You will see many of those partners and collaborators below. Some are national, provincial or other quash governmental organizations or services, others are private sector ventures and private sector partners we have been and in some cases are currently, working with.