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Healthcare’s Smart Buildings

April 7, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart building technology
For example, “Humber River Hospital is an affiliate of the University of Toronto and Queen’s University. The facility [MORE]

Perspective on Wearables

November 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Verily watch
“From the patient’s perspective, wearables already give their users a sense of data ownership, even at the basic level [MORE]

Smart Body Area Network Architecture Standards

September 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart body area network
In 1987, the European Telecommunications Institute established a standards protocol that allowed systems in different European countries [MORE]

Biometric Monitoring Shopping Carts; Get a Grip on It

November 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Shopping cart
Walmart has patented a shopping cart that takes biometric measurements (pulse and temperature) much like the monitors on treadmill [MORE]

Ad for Piezoelectric Accelerometers

May 20, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Compact, Plug-n-play Accelerometer from Measurement Specialties
While this is an unpaid, unsolicited advertisement for motion detectors, it is among the kinds [MORE]

Designing Home Healthcare Devices

October 25, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Omnipod
This piece outlines five principles that medical device manufacturers should use in reaching consumers at home: support and integrate; [MORE]

Smarter Hospital Beds

January 18, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor John LaCourse, at the University of New Hampshire, has created algorithms that can [MORE]

“Smart” Kitchen Countertops

August 31, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Countertop
It doesn’t take much imagination to see how this “smart” kitchen countertop, developed at Intel Labs Seattle, could [MORE]

My Home Is Smarter Than Your Phone

October 20, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

The Department of Signal Theory, Computer Networks and Communications at the University of Granada has created a smart apartment, with [MORE]

Smart Pillbox

October 20, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

MedMinder Systems, Inc. (Newton, MA) has a new smart pillbox, called “Maya,” that holds 28 days of medications in single [MORE]

My phone is smarter than your doctor

October 13, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kevin Talbot is with the Blackberry Partners Fund in Toronto and according to him: “Smart sensors and smart bandages will [MORE]

Technology Enabled Nursing

August 11, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

With nearly half of American nurses eligible to retire in the next five years, the need for new nursing technology [MORE]

Nursing Innovation through Technology: Ideas to Implementation


Over the past two decades healthcare organizations,professional associations and the Institute of Medicine have warned the American public that failure [MORE]