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Solving a Healthcare Pain Point, Literally

The first step in creating any innovation is recognizing the problem and deciding you are the one to fix it. MedikEquip LLC founder Hakan Yilmaz developed the PowerSlider after his experience in emergency care. Moving incapacitated patients is difficult and dangerous and often creates injuries for healthcare workers. Recognizing the problem is Step One, coming up with creative ways to change something that has been done the same way for millennia are Steps 2-999. Health TIE partners with innovators like Hakan to help them along their journey. Through supporting changemakers like Hakan, Health TIE is on a journey to improve healthcare to better serve patients and practitioners.

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