Essence of 4D Healthware

4D Healthware is simple but powerful, we provide virtual health management for patients (simple) and connect them to their clinical care team (powerful). We improve patient engagement and outcomes.

Patients and Caregivers

Providing self-care or being a caregiver seems like something that might be intuitive, however, caring for yourself or a loved one can be challenging and downright difficult. We want you and your family to have access to the appropriate care, services and support you need to live your best life with the highest quality possible.

Health Systems, Physician’s Groups, Practices

We are a patient and clinician centered organization that is focused on ensuring that your practice is earning the maximum revenue allowed under the new value based incentive programs.

Did You Know

Diabetics can be monitored at home with a glucometer that sends data to our platform and over time ‘highs’ and ‘lows’ can be predicted and treated to better manage diabetes and leading to improved A1C levels?

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The Basics of

Our Platform

Great Features

Everything you need to manage your health and keep in touch with your Care Team or doctor.

Intuitive Design

The 4D Healthware interface is easy to navigate for both the physician and the patient. There is just no getting lost or stuck on our platform.

Friendly Support

Our friendly support staff are always available to help connecting a device or when you have any other query.

Gamification

We know your health is not a game, but managing your health is fun when you can track your progress and reach next levels of wellness.

Feature Highlights

Patient Summaries

These summaries are very useful for the Care Team and Doctors to analyse the current medical state a Patient is in. They can create new alerts for the patient, assign tasks to other team members, etc.

Monthly Report

The Care Team and Doctors have 24hr access to a monthly report which clearly shows improvements and/or areas of concern they need to address with their Patient.

Patient Goals

Patients can see their overall progress and track their success in reaching the goals they set for themselves. The better they get at taking daily readings, walks, etc, the higher their status will become.

Medication Management

Patients can add and manage the medicine they are on and Doctors can always see it and advise accordingly.

Constant Contact

Patients are able to setup a video call with their Care team and vice versa, at any time.

Tracking

This is where patients are able to track their medical readings and statistics in detail and in real time.

Motivation

We all need a bit of daily motivation, but when it comes to Chronic Disease Management, these messages can save lives. When the system notices irregular patterns, increases in heart rate or blood pressure, or even data not coming through from devices, 4D gets notified, and we will send the patient custom messages to eradicate the problem or motivate the patient to do better.

The Financial Opportunity

For Providers

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The Things you

Need to Know

Value-Based Reimbursements

Even though fee-for-service models are still around, the shift to value-based care and value-based reimbursements is here. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) is a volume to value transformation…

Patients don’t pay, Providers don’t pay. WHO PAYS?

As a lifesaving tool for Chronic Care Management, it would only make sense for 4D Healthware to be very expensive.

Why 4D?

• Value-Based Reimbursements
• Ability to bill for various codes
• Adapting to new and changing codes
• Easy Implementation
• EHR Integration
• Clinical Advisor Team for Patients

Our Core Team

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James A. McClung is a recognized expert in accelerating profitable growth and managing results-oriented businesses, the corporate governance required to operate them, and the development of global executives. He has established a consistent reputation for bottom-line and turn-around management excellence across a diversified portfolio of chemical, machinery, consumer, and service business sectors in more than 75 countries, both developed and developing.
His corporate board of directors’ experience includes seven private, public and family-owned companies. In addition, he was a founding member of the U.S.-Russia Business Council, and currently is active in other global business organizations, including the Japan America Society, Economic Club of Chicago, Executives’ Club of Chicago, and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He also serves as a trustee for a several higher education boards.
McClung earned his bachelor’s degree from the College of Wooster, and received their Distinguished Alumni Award in 2014. He also holds a master’s degree from the University of Kansas and a doctorate from Michigan State University.

James McClung, PhD, MBA
Chairman of the Board
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Jordan Dolin is a 3 time, 30+ year entrepreneur who has spent the past 20 years supporting other startups as a mentor, investor, or Board Member. He combines an entrepreneur's mentality with nearly two decade's worth of experience in the healthcare industry. Jordan has a lengthy track record of supporting and championing entrepreneurs and has been an active member of Chicago’s startup community for his entire career. Jordan currently serves as a Director for six early stage companies and has worked with dozens of others.

Jordan has been an Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Chicago’s Graduate Business School for two decades and also participated in their business plan competition as judge and advisor. He is a frequent speaker and author on the topic of healthcare innovation and has presented at numerous conferences/events including the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), American Hospital Association (AHA), American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM), Becker’s, Med City, and many others.

Jordan has been intimately involved with MATTER, Chicago’s healthcare incubator since well before they opened their doors. He created their core curriculum, was their very first and now longest serving Mentor in Residence. For the first two years he volunteered one day each week in order to support the organization as well as their member companies. Jordan has worked with several dozen MATTER startups, has personally organized two different demo days, coaching all of the companies and inviting all of the investors. He also hosted the first ever streaming demo event at MATTER which enabled multiple health systems across the US to be exposed to eight early stage healthcare companies from both MATTER and Impact Engine, A large number of the companies who have received funding and or attracted customers are the ones Jordan has taught, coached or supported.

In 2002 Jordan founded Emmi Solutions, widely considered as the first Patient Engagement company and is still recognized as the gold standard. Emmi is a healthcare technology company that leverages interactive media to engage and empower patients to take a more active role in their care. The company combines innovation and expertise to help leading healthcare organizations improve clinical and financial outcomes. In late 2016 Emmi was acquired by Wolters Kluwer for $170 Million.

Before founding Emmi, Jordan spent 3 years on the founding leadership team of an artificial intelligence software company and prior to that he co-founded and successfully lead a consumer products and design company for 14 years.

Jordan Dolin, MS
Board Member
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James was Chief of Thoracic Trauma at the Charity Hospital in New Orleans. He became a partner in a new Practice in South Bend, Indiana in 1986. They started a new Practice at Saint Joseph's Hospital in 1989. Five years later they started a Cardiothoracic program at Elkhart General, thus covering the #3 major hospitals in North Central Indiana. By 2005, they had achieved his own personal goal becoming a Top 100 Cardiac Surgical Program at Memorial Hospital of South Bend in its initial #3 years of ratings for Valve Replacement and Coronary Bypass Surgery.
He completed an MBA a the Kellogg School of Management in 2007. He has joined three Angel groups - Magnet Investors, Heartland Angels, and TIE Midwest.

James Kelly, MD, MBA, FACS
Cardiology Advisor
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Prior to joining Sg2, Jay was a faculty member at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (NUFSM), where he served as a professor of surgery. He was also an attending surgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he provided clinical expertise and leadership in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery. Jay served as chief of surgical services at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago, IL, from 2005 to 2014. In this role, he provided administrative, clinical and financial oversight to ~70 clinicians and staff who performed ~3,200 operations and ~21,000 outpatient visits per year.
Jay received his MD from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in 1983. He completed his general surgery residency training at NUFSM in 1989. He also holds a master of business administration from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management and a master of health professions education from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Jay Prystowsky, MD, MBA
Cardiology Advisor
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Dr. Amar Hamad is a Medical Oncology Specialist and the CEO of Affiliated Oncologists. Dr. Hamad has more than 32 years of diverse experiences, especially in Medical Oncology, Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. In addition to cooperating with other doctors and specialists in the medical group Affiliated Oncologists, LLC, Dr. Hamad also affiliates with many hospitals including Advocate Christ Hospital & Medical Center, Silver Cross Hospital and Medical Centers, Palos Community Hospital, Little Company of Mary Hospital and Ingalls Memorial Hospital. Affiliated Oncologists opens their new state of the art clinic in April 2018 and will have the first 24/7 Oncology Urgent Care in the nation.

The Affiliated Oncologist Physicians Group participates in Medicare’s Oncology Care Model (OCM) which aims to provide higher quality and more highly coordinated oncology care at the same or lower cost to Medicare. Under the Oncology Care Model (OCM), physician practices have entered into payment arrangements that include financial and performance accountability for episodes of care surrounding chemotherapy administration to cancer patients. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is also partnering with commercial payers in the model. The practices participating in OCM have committed to providing enhanced services to Medicare beneficiaries such as care coordination, navigation, and national treatment guidelines for care.

Amar Hamad, MD
Oncology Advisor
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Joanne Glenn, born and raised on the Southside of Chicago is the President & C.E.O. of Women on Top of Their Game, Inc. Foundation, (W.O.T. Foundation).

W.O.T. Foundation provides a platform for health education, mentorship and facilitates opportunities through a myriad of networks. WOT Foundation advocates for Breast Cancer Survivors addressing the gaps in health care and best practices. WOT Foundation Provides an environment for information sharing, Chef prepared meals and advocacy that supports and discuss best practices and options through the journey of Survivorship. Glenn has been recognized as an expert in the field because of dedication, experience and hard work. Bringing a wealth of leadership in Health care, Administration, Community, Advocacy & Policy and Philanthropy. Glenn a product of Chicago Public School system, a graduate from Wendell Phillips High School and inductee into “The Hall of Fame”, received her Nursing Diploma from Michael Reese School of Nursing , Bachelors in Science, (BS) from National University , Master in Business Administration, (MBA) from University of Phoenix , and Published in Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) for research in Home Blood Pressure Study. Co-producer of a mini docu-series “Everyday is October” 2013, (www.everydayisOctober), is working for a healthier tomorrow.

Joanne Glenn, RN, MBA
Director, Clinical Quality Assurance
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Dr. Ronald E. Sam is the founder of Home Health Medical, LLC and Chief Operating Officer of Donte Medical Corporation in Chicago, Illinois. With over twenty years as an astute and compassionate physician, Dr. Sam specializes in senior care services and internal medicine. Dr. Sam’s career accomplishments include serving as the Medical Director of Healthcare Consortium of Illinois, Department of Healthcare and Family Services Entire Care Program; Medical Director of Envision Unlimited; participating in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Initiative; receiving the Ambassador Community Service Award; and receiving the Mission, Value, and Philosophy: MVP Award Advocate Christ Hospital.

In the Chicago, Illinois area, Dr. Sam’s community and public service includes his work with the Chicago Urban League Health Care Initiative: National Rainbow Push Convention; Chicago Area Health and Medical Careers Program; St. Martine De Porres House of Hope; State of Illinois Home Health Committee: Governor Rod Blagojevich; Afro American Religious Conference the Faith Based Community; John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County; West Suburban Hospital, Advocate Christ Hospital; Palos Community Hospital; Silver Cross Hospital; and Doctor’s Office Center. Dr. Sam has been a member of the Emergency Medicine Club National Chapter since 1990; and has extensive experience in publications at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Sam has joined 4D Healthware as our Chief Medical Officer, and is our clinical adviser for Chronic Care Management (CCM), Complex Chronic Care Management (CCCM), Transitional Care Management (TCM) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Behavioral Health Initiative (BHI). He provides support for software enhancement, business development for physicians and health plans, and manages medically related issues.

As the healthcare industry continues the transition into value based care, 4D Healthware is here to assist patients and providers with the technical tools and expertise needed to manage the transition. Dr. Sam, an active practicing physician with amazing work ethic, humility and passion is a leader in the adoption and the effort in assisting other physicians to engage in and adopt these new and innovative tools and methods of enhanced care.

Dr. Sam is a Board Certified - Internal Medicine physician with certifications in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) / Basic Life Support (BLS).

Dr. Sam was part of the Cook County Hospital Resident Program from 1993 until 1997 where he received Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Clinical training in the treatment of inpatient and ambulatory continuity care to with concentration highlights focusing on areas of Emergency Medicine, Intensive Care Treatment, Patient Education, Medical Economics, Clinical Decision Making, Patient Safety and Trauma. In 1993 he graduated from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa, and qualified as Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.). Dr. Sam received his Bachelors of Science Degree (B.S.) from Loyola University in Chicago in 1989, majoring in Biology (Minor: Chemistry). He also received his Paramedic Associates Degree from Loop Junior College in 1995.

Dr. Ronald E. Sam, MD, DO
Chief Medical Officer
4D Healthware

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