Sunny Grewal ’13 co-founded OMNY in 2017 as a way to build a bridge between healthcare systems, which collect millions of data points, and pharmaceutical and life-sciences companies, which need this data to continue innovating.
The companies have to know what types of medical specialists are prescribing their drugs and to what cohorts of patients. How often and for what conditions? Healthcare systems and hospitals, which have vast amounts of this data, often welcome the opportunity to leverage it as a revenue source—provided they can share it without compromising patient privacy. OMNY brokers this exchange, reducing what Grewal calls “a massive data bottleneck in healthcare.
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