MedTech Breakthrough Honors Standout Digital Health and Medical Technology Innovation in 2020 MedTech Breakthrough Awards Program

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MedTech Breakthrough, an independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global health and medical technology market, today announced the winners of the organization’s fourth annual awards program, showcasing technologies and companies that drive innovation and exemplify the best in digital health and medical technology solutions across the globe.

The mission of the MedTech Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success in a range of health and medical technology categories, including Healthcare Robotics, Clinical Administration, Telehealth, Patient Engagement, Electronic Health Records (EHR), mHealth, Medical Devices, Medical Data and many more. This year’s program attracted more than 3,750 nominations from over 15 different countries throughout the world.

“In our longstanding mission to highlight the world’s most innovative digital health and medical technologies, this year’s program has been particularly compelling in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, with our 2020 MedTech Breakthrough nominees and winners delivering “breakthrough” solutions to monitor the spread of the pandemic and facilitate better treatment,” said James Johnson, managing director, MedTech Breakthrough. “From digital epidemiology tools to EHR and telehealth solutions, rapid-response test kits and more, MedTech Breakthrough nominees and winners are stepping up in these challenging times and we are thrilled to recognize the winners of our fourth annual MedTech Breakthrough Awards program. We are excited to recognize this outstanding set of “breakthrough” digital health and medical technology industry leaders and innovators, and we extend our sincere congratulations to the 2020 award winners.”

All MedTech Breakthrough Award nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the digital health and medical technology industries, with the winning products and companies selected based on a variety of criteria, including most innovative and technologically advanced products and services.

The 2020 MedTech Breakthrough Award winners include:


Medical Device Engineering Breakthrough: Foldax, Tria™ heart valve

Best Overall Fitness Technology Company: Peloton

Best Overall Digital Health Company: Livongo

Best Hospital Technology Implementation: Validic

Best Overall Mental Health Solution: Talkspace

Clinical and Health Administration        

Best Clinical Efficiency Solution: Merit Medical, SCOUT® Radar Localization System

Best Patient Registration & Scheduling Solution: Kyruus, ProviderMatch for Consumers

Best Compliance Management Solution Provider: MedTrainer

Best Clinical Administration Hardware Device: Zebra Technologies, DS9908R-HD hybrid imager

Best Computerized Decision Support Solution: Elsevier, ClinicalPath

Best Overall Health Informatics Solution: HOTB Software, Surgical Center Toolbox

Best Overall Health Administration Software: Convey Health Solutions, Miramar

Patient Engagement        

Best Patient Relationship Management Solution: Greenphire, ClinCard and ConneX

Best Patient Portal: MedBridge

Best Patient Education Solution: GoMo Health, Personal Concierge™

Patient Engagement Innovation Award: RxMx and Roche for their patient app


Best Overall Genomics Solution: 2bPrecise Precision Health™

Best Overall Genomics Company: SOPHiA GENETICS

Internet-of-Things (IoT) Healthcare        

Best Healthcare Robotics Company: Ekso Bionics

Best IoT Healthcare Wearable Device: iRhythm Zio platform

Best Overall Connected Healthcare Solution: Medtronic, MyCareLink™ Heart mobile app

Medical Data        

Best Healthcare Big Data Solution: Bridge Connector

Best Data Visualization Solution: Perficient, PV Hawk

Best Overall Healthcare Data Analytics Platform: Information Builders, Omni-HealthData

Best Overall Medical Data Solution Provider: COTA

Health and Fitness        

Best Personal Health App: Ascenti

Best Overall SleepTech Solution: URGOnight

Best Fitness Mobile App: Nike Run Club

Mobile Communications & Telehealth        

Best Virtual Care Solution: GlobalMed

Best Overall mHealth Solution: Vocera Communications, Inc., Vocera Vina

Best Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Solution: Advanced ICU Care, Remote Cardiac Telemetry Services

Best Overall Telemedicine Platform: VirTrial, Virtual Care Management (VCM) platform

Best Overall Telehealth Solution: Amwell

Telehealth Innovation Award: SOC Telemed, Telemed IQ

Medical Device        

Best New Technology Solution – Monitoring: Teva Pharmaceuticals, Digihaler™

Best New Technology Solution – Surgical: Lumenis, MOSES™ technology

Best New Technology Solution – Therapeutic: Orchestra BioMed, BackBeat CNT™

Best New Technology Solution – Radiology: Novarad, CryptoChart™

Best New Technology Solution – Ophthalmology: Ivantis, Inc, Hydrus® Microstent

Best New Technology Solution – e-Prescribing: DrFirst, iPrescribe

Best New Technology Solution – Dermatology: REVIAN Inc., REVIAN RED

Best New Technology Solution – Drug Delivery: Ivenix, Ivenix Infusion System

Best New Technology Solution – Dentistry: Align Technology, iTero Element® 5D Imaging System

Best Overall Medical Device Solution: Accuray Synchrony® Real-time Adaptive Technology for the Radixact® System

Healthcare Cybersecurity        

Best Healthcare Network Security Solution: BurstIQ

Best Patient Data Security Solution: Synzi

Best Overall Healthcare Cybersecurity Company: ClearDATA

About MedTech Breakthrough

Part of Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for global technology innovation and leadership, the MedTech Breakthrough Awards program is an independent program devoted to honoring excellence in medical and health related technology companies, products, services and people. The MedTech Breakthrough Awards provide a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough health and medical companies and products in categories that include Patient Engagement, mHealth, Health & Fitness, Clinical Administration, Healthcare IoT, Medical Data, Healthcare Cybersecurity and more. For more information visit