Smart Observable Care.

The Challenge

The US healthcare system loses $290 billion a year on patients not adhering to doctor prescription guidelines. MedCap targets the issue of drug non-adherence and misuse.


Lost annually due to


Of US is taking medication regularly


Not taking medication as prescribed

Our Solution

Our redesigned prescription drug caps monitor drug quantity and intake times. Our app provides patients and caretakers with notifications regarding their intake, and notifies doctors about important information regarding their patients.


A low-power bluetooth 4.0 transmitting pill container


An app tailored for patients, caretakers and doctors alike


A secure, HIPPA-compliant database in the cloud

The Team

We're a team of 6 undergraduate students at Northwestern, backed by professionals in the healthcare industry and driven by our experience in new ventures, technology, engineering design and medicine.

  • Featured Commitment, Clinton Global Initiative

  • 2nd place, NAPEC Chicago 2014

  • Undergraduate Winner, Northwestern Venture Challenge

  • Top 50 Company, Baylor University New Venture 2014

The team: Owaiz Ansari, Mats Johansen , Aditya Mazmudar, Sanjeet Das , Aakash Shah & Sami Hashmi

Contact us

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