Public meeting set to discuss plans to establish “test beds” to trial emerging connected health devices & systems
Tag: Body Area Network
Zamzee has partnered with The President’s Challenge to provide kids and adults with activity monitors and reward healthy behavior.
Orpyx is using body sensor networks to help diabetic patients manage foot ulcers and prevent damage which is likely to result in amputation.
Stanford has launched a medical technology track within the university’s acclaimed StartX startup incubator. StartX Med offers the following specialized resources for our founders: Education: Tailored educational material in OTL negotiations, government grant writing, FDA submissions, IP law, reimbursements, and health care regulations Specialized Mentorship: An amazing network of mentors and alumni, including serial entrepreneurs, […]
[Ed. We are pleased to present this in-depth report on the important new spectrum for wireless medical devices by experienced FCC attorney Robert Primosch. Be sure to check out the first of this two part series here.] By: Robert D. Primosch, Esq Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP. After many years of discussions, debate and, ultimately, […]
We are pleased to present this in-dept report on the important announcement of medical wireless spectrum by FCC expert Robert Primosch. The second of two parts will be published tomorrow.
Researchers have developed biosensor technology which could yield personalized diagnostic chips hundreds of times more sensitive than current technology.
In 2010, the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) issued its first national broadband plan, which included a proposal for a “medical body area network” (MBAN). Specific frequencies would be assigned for medical wireless monitoring. In May, 2012, FCC issued proposed rules for these MBAN systems, providing a platform for wirelessly networking patient sensors. After initially raising concerns about radio interference, the Aerospace and Flight Test Radio Coordinating Counsel (AFTRCC) appears now to be collaborating with health institutions to allow spectrum allocation for MBANs, an important and positive development.
Rogers Communications, a Canadian digital cable, high speed internet, and home/mobile phone service provider, recently announced it is forming an alliance with Exmovere Holdings Inc. This U.S. based company is a biomedical engineering company focused on government and consumer applications for healthcare, security and mobility. The mission of Exmovere Holdings is to develop systems and technologies that […]
Numera Health closes acquisition of mobile PERS developer BlueLibris and launches new Numera HealthPort telemedicine portal.
Striiv announces its second generation Smart Pedometer with the new Activity Motivation System, which will be available at Best Buy retailers.
Greetings valued readers! This is the second installment of our bi-monthly summaries of our favorite posts (difficult to choose) as well as the posts we feel were best received by you, our readers. Our increase in the amount of information that we give to you means that you may not always have time to read everything we post in a given month. We are proud to be able to provide you quality app reviews and the latest mHealth news, so without further delay, here are our second round of favorite posts for February: