MINNEAPOLIS – Jul 1, 2021 – Carrot Health, a leading provider of healthcare solutions powered by consumer and claims data, has received the Fire Award from Minne Inno, which covers the Twin Cities’ burgeoning startup and technology communities. Honored in the high-tech category, Carrot Health was one of 50 companies from across Minnesota to be recognized in the 2021 awards.
“Recognition by Minne Inno with a Fire Award validates Carrot Health’s mission to help shape a future without health disparities in which everyone nationwide is able to lead their healthiest lives,” said Kurt Waltenbaugh, CEO of Carrot Health. “The state’s vibrant high-tech community is made up of some of the nation’s most innovative, leading edge companies, which makes this honor even more meaningful.”
Award recipients are determined based on reader and Minne Inno staff input. The 2021 Annual Fire Awards – the fourth year the awards program has taken place – recognized companies in eight categories including Startup of the Year, Growing Companies, Community Builder, Social Impact, High Tech, Medical Devices, Health and Wellness, and Education. A Blazer winner will be selected from each category by a panel of judges and announced at a virtual event on July 29.
Carrot Health is the only vendor delivering consumer insights, at scale, for every adult in the U.S., along with individual-level social determinants of health (SDoH) scoring and monitoring, for the healthcare industry. This includes up to 5,000 individually identified variables encompassing consumer lifestyle and behavior, geocoding, and survey data.
Its Carrot MarketView® platform aggregates more than 80 clinical, social, economic, behavioral, and environmental data sources to provide the nation’s leading health plans—including four of the top 10—with a 360-degree view of their members. The platform also provides insights into how best to engage members and manage their health, as well as how to identify and drive growth opportunities.
About Carrot Health
Carrot Health believes in enabling a future with no barriers to better health, for everyone. We believe that shining the bright light of data onto our disparities will help us, all working together, to improve health. We provide consumer insights for each and every individual person in the United States to engage patients and members, close gaps in care, and optimize performance for healthcare payers and provider systems. The Carrot MarketView® software platform incorporates social, behavioral, environmental, and economic barriers to health data to deliver a 360-degree view of the consumer, providing actionable insights to inform Growth, Health, and Quality.