Philips named best medtech company

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

ANDOVER, Mass. – Royal Philips has been recognized as Best Overall MedTech Company by the 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Awards. The awards also recognized Philips SmartSleep, a wearable that aims to improve sleep quality for people who do don’t get enough sleep due to their lifestyles, as Best Sleep Monitoring Solution. "At Philips, we're are working closely with our partners to create connected solutions that can achieve seamless care, helping them to provide the quality patient care their communities expect, while delivering on our goal of improving the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025," said Vitor Rocha, CEO of Philips North America. "Being honored by our industry peers with the MedTech Breakthrough Awards for Best Overall MedTech Company and Philips SmartSleep validates our strategy and confirms that our digital health solutions are being recognized by those who understand what is needed to move the healthcare industry forward." The MedTech Breakthrough Awards recognize companies, products and people developing innovative solutions for today's health, fitness and medical technology industries.