Get ready to shape the future of health care at the "Health and Wellness Designed by You" Code-a-thon presented by Kaiser Permanente and Microsoft during Millennial Week DC.

The codeathon will focus on exploring new health and wellness concepts that integrate innovative tech solutions into the current health care system. 

Register for the event: http://bit.ly/KPCodeathon

View full rules

How to enter

Make sure all team members have created a ChallengePost account and have registered for the challenge first. Each team decides on a submission manager.

Submission manager starts the submission by going to the challenge homepage, see URL above and by clicking ENTER A SUBMISSION.

Fill out all required fields. NOTE: You can edit and flesh these out later!

    • App Title
    • App Tagline – a few words will suffice
    • Description – Include First and Last name of everyone on your team. At this point this could be everything under description.
    • Image –you can use any png/jpeg file and you will be able to update later
    • Add team members - using the email addresses connected to their ChallengePost accounts

Click on SUBMIT FOR REVIEW – NOTE: You will be able to edit your submission as many times as you’d like throughout the hackathon until the final submission deadline on Sunday at 2pm. You can add more images, screenshots, flesh out the description, event change the name if you’d like. Talk to us if you have any questions! 

Judges

Wendy Lee

Wendy Lee

Michael Willis

Michael Willis

Jessica Johnson

Jessica Johnson

Shahed Chowdhuri

Shahed Chowdhuri

Dick Daniels

Dick Daniels

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity and Innovation
    Are you building something that no one has seen before? Does this technology already exist for KP patients? How innovative is this concept? (0-25 points)
  • Viability
    Can you explain the value proposition in 2 sentences or less? Does this solution solve a problem in the health and wellness space (0-25 points)
  • Impact
    What is the potential impact for your idea to change the way people support their health and wellness or engage with their health care provider and receive services in new ways? (0-25 points)
  • Design
    Quality of design. How intuitive is the design/ interface? Would users find the application easy to use and understand. (0-25 points)