"Tens of millions of people die from sepsis each year, making it the likely leading cause of death worldwide."
(Konrad Reinhart, M.D., Global Sepsis Alliance, Chairman, 2010)
"Sepsis is the sixth most common reason for hospitalization (in the U.S.) and typically requires double average time (for care) in the hospital."
(U.S. Department of Health & Human Services 6.15.12)
"Evidence unwaveringly suggests that early administration of appropriate antibiotics reduces mortality..."
(Surviving Sepsis Campaign)
"I think it could have happened almost anywhere"
(Dr. Jeremy Boal, CMO North Shore LIJ, quoted by NY Times in reference to Rory Staunton's death from sepsis after hospital discharge)
Amara provides real-time predictive analytics to support clinicians in the early detection of critical disease states. Early detection enables rapid response, driving better patient outcomes and lower healthcare costs.
With the acceleration toward value-based payment models, Amara delivers the decision support software needed to achieve decreased lengths-of-stay, lower utilization costs, and enhanced revenues.