MAYSVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Gov. Matt Bevin announced on Thursday that PatienTech LLC, a manufacturer of tech-enabled healthcare products.
They say it will open a production facility in Mason County with a nearly $1.8 million investment expected to create up to 100 full-time jobs.
Kentuckys healthcare industry continues to grow at an extraordinary pace, and the arrival of PatienTech to the commonwealth highlights the growing presence of companies who service the industry, Gov. Bevin said.
Officials say PatienTech will lease a 22,000-square-foot facility at 1510 Industrial Park Drive to relocate production from a Canadian operation. The project comes as PatienTech seeks to capitalize on growing global demand for medical and residential smart bed products.
The business was founded in 2010 to commercialize its patented smart fabric technology, PatienTech was the first to convert common fabrics into electronic data collection devices.