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Remote Patient Monitor aids airway clearance therapy.

June 20, 2016

Combining high-frequency chest-wall oscillation (HFCWO) technology with wireless connectivity, VisiVest™ System provides airway clearance therapy adherence data that may help inform decisions caregivers make for their patients. Patient's usage data is securely transmitted to VisiView™ Health Portal via Qualcomm Life's 2net™ Hub, and VisiView Health Portal displays data trends in dashboard format. Functionality reduces risk of respiratory infections, hospitalizations, and medical expenses. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Remote Patient Monitor helps prevent issue escalation.

June 17, 2016

Integrated with Fitango Health's collaborative patient engagement and care management platform, remote patient monitoring module lets patients and providers connect using such outreach services as multi-point video, email, and text alerts. Providers can review vital data devices, proactively create Care Plans in response to patient needs, and address health issues before they escalate. Patient engagement components, available via Web or mobile access, allow daily interaction. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Flexpoint Sensor Systems and Idrogenet Announce Launch of Next Generation, Glove-Based Rehabilitation System

June 6, 2016

The second generation rehab glove system, Gloreha® Sinfonia, features the Flexpoint Bend Sensor® DRAPER, Utah - Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (FLXT) and Italy-based Idrogenet (http://www.gloreha.com/index.php/en/home-eng) are very pleased to announce the commercialization and launch of "Gloreha® Sinfonia", an advanced, next... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Philips Teams with Global Home Care Provider Right at Home to Commercially Launch CareSensus, Connected Sensors Platform Enabling Unique Remote Care Options for Seniors

June 2, 2016

- Philips proprietary technology in combination with Right at Home care delivery offers flexible and affordable blend of in-home and remote care monitoring designed to allow seniors to age more safely in their own homes - Non-intrusive sensor-based technology provides real-time information and actionable insights to care for an aging loved one and offers peace of mind to caregivers ... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Monitoring Device connects cardiac patients with physicians.

May 26, 2016

By keeping pacemaker, implantable cardioverter defibrillator, and insertable cardiac monitor patients connected to their physician remotely, CardioMessenger Smart enables efficient care management from anywhere. Portable monitoring device provides secure, fully automatic transmission of vital information from cardiac implant to physician via BIOTRONIK Home Monitoring®. This includes daily, automatic reports and fully customizable alerts that can be programmed to physician's specifications. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Large Clinical Data Set in Lung Cancer Featuring Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring® Platform Selected for Oral Presentation at the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting

May 23, 2016

Results from 213 patient study demonstrates use of urinary ctDNA as a stand-alone test for the highly sensitive detection of EGFR T790M mutations for therapy selection SAN DIEGO - Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ:  TROV), a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that diagnostic performance results using the Company's Precision Cancer Monitoring® platform to detect and... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Respiratory Motion Tackles the Biggest Respiratory Challenges by Monitoring Minute Ventilation at AACN NTI 2016

May 19, 2016

- Advanced patient Monitoring of Minute Ventilation presents actionable insights to better manage patients with respiratory depression in critical care and multiple clinical settings - For patients prescribed opioids - Immediate access to patient's respiratory status helps prevent respiratory compromise - "Waiting to Exhale -  Minute Ventilation: A New Way to Monitor Breathing" a CEU... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

FDA Approves CareTaker® Wireless Remote Patient Monitor for Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure ("cNIBP") and Heart Rate Monitoring Using Patented Finger Cuff Technology

May 13, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., – CareTaker Medical, a pioneer in wireless remote patient monitoring devices, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued 510(k) clearance for the company's Wireless Continuous Non-Invasive "Beat-by-Beat" Blood Pressure ("cNIBP") and Heart Rate Monitor based on patented Finger Cuff technology. The wearable CareTaker® monitor enables... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sotera Wireless® to Highlight the Power of Patient Surveillance at IRRS 2016

May 2, 2016

SAN DIEGO Sotera Wireless, a leader in the drive to make healthcare safer through continuous multiparameter patient monitoring, today previewed its clinical presentations the 12(th) International Conference On Rapid Response Systems and Medical Emergency Teams being held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Center on May 2 and May 3, 2016. Among the featured events is an educational... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Analog Devices and LifeQ Collaborate to Improve Effectiveness of Body Monitoring Devices in Health Management

April 28, 2016

NORWOOD, Mass. - Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today announced a collaboration with LifeQ to develop technology that will make it possible for non-invasive body monitoring devices to provide highly accurate physiological data that currently is only available through the use of expensive, invasive and hard-to-access equipment. By combining the market-leading engineering and innovation of Analog... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

AirStrip Milestone: Four Million Births Supported in U.S. to Date

April 28, 2016

First 'AirStrip babies' turn 10 years old as company expands digital health footprint via AirStreams™, international availability and AirStrip® Sense4Baby™ SAN ANTONIO - Clinicians have used AirStrip® to monitor four million births in the U.S. to date, with another 533,000 births expected to be monitored in 2016. Company officials announced the milestone today using calculations... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Push-In Foam Earplugs ensure proper fit.

April 12, 2016

Designed to protect against noise-induced hearing loss, Howard Leight TrustFit™ Pod Push-in Foam Earplugs feature ergonomic stem and dimpled foam tip so they can be fully inserted and removed without picking up dirt from worker's fingers. Contoured paddle fits naturally between finger and thumb, even when wearing lightweight work gloves. Available in both uncorded and corded versions, earplugs provide NRR 28 dB, Canada Class A(L) hearing protection, and may be cleaned and reused. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Vision Systems

Olympus Introduces Light and Boom Portfolio to Support Big Screen Surgery

April 7, 2016

Through the Olympus and AMICO Distribution Agreement Surgical lighting, Equipment Booms, Patient Lift, and Other Infrastructure Products Provide System Integration Platform for the OR of the Future CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced today it now... Read More

Automatic ID, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Tektone® and Accutech Announce All-in-one Nurse Call/Wander Management Solution

March 16, 2016

Franklin, NC — TekTone® launches Tek-CARE®700 Wander Management System, providing reliable elopement protection to a variety of facilities.  TekTone® announces a partnership with industry leading Accutech Security, manufacturer of perimeter-based, RFID-enabled elopement systems. TekTone® is releasing a comprehensive integrated nurse call and wander management system to TekTone® Elite... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Services, Software

Plexus Technology Group Presents Electronic Anesthesia Documentation System at HIMSS16

March 3, 2016

JACKSON, Miss. – Plexus Technology Group, LLC (Plexus TG), a market-leading provider of Anesthesia Information Management Systems (AIMS), is pleased to announce they will be attending the 2016 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and Exhibition, held February 29 - March 4 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. This five-day event includes... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Sonobond Ultrasonics Enters Incontinence Market

March 2, 2016

SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines Help Manufacturers Produce Leak-Proof Seams in Underwear Used for Bedwetting Protection WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond Ultrasonics announced today that its SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines are being used to help assemble children’s underwear used for bedwetting protection. Several dozen machines have been... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Biosensor-Based Monitor detects early patient deterioration.

February 25, 2016

Monitoring solution for at-risk patients in low-acuity hospital settings, such general ward helps caregivers detect early signs of patient deterioration and fosters early intervention. Connected medical-grade biosensor automatically and continuously measures clinically relevant vital signs and transmits collected data to clinical decision support application. Software can be configured to notify appropriate caregiver or clinician when preset limits are exceeded. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Evana Automation Launches New Validation Program to Assist Healthcare Product Manufacturers with Meeting FDA Regulations during the Implementation of Automated Manufacturing Equipment

February 18, 2016

The Evana Validation Process (EVP)℠ helps healthcare product manufacturers avoid costly mistakes, bridge departmental silos, and expedite time-to-market   Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently launched a new validation program to assist healthcare product manufacturers... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ballistocardiography Sensors offer continuous monitoring.

February 16, 2016

Designed for contact-less patient monitoring in elderly care centers and hospitals, Series SCA10H and SCA11H utilize MEMS accelerometers to provide vital sign information such as heart rate, heart rate variation, relative stroke volume, respiration rate, and bed occupancy. SCA10H-D01 solderable PCB module houses accelerometer and microcontroller with embedded algorithms, while SCA11H-A01 includes SCA10H module coupled with Wi-Fi transceiver packaged in IP55-rated waterproof enclosure. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Protective Insoles provide cushioning comfort and support.

February 2, 2016

Suitable for work boots and both casual and athletic shoes, Ergo Shield Insoles are firm, yet flexible, with shock-absorbing gel that softens impact of each step to alleviate pain. Each insole incorporates dual-layer VCT® Variable Cushioning Technology consisting of micro-cellular foam formulation. Ergonomic heel cradle and built-in arch support optimize structure and stability of foot to help relieve pain and prevent injuries, while anti-microbial top fabric minimizes heat and friction. Read More