by: Perry W. Payne, Jr., MD/JD/MPP Is the day of the hospital pager coming to an end? Well, not yet, but the use of pagers in the hospital is being challenged by new wireless technological solutions. Since 1949, pagers have remained one of the most commonly used technologies among all hospital personnel. However, researchers in […]
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During one of the mHealth Summit’s final “super sessions”, entitled The New Wireless Paradigm in the Medical Device Industry, Tom Watlington, CEO of San Diego-based startup Sotera Wireless, stuns a crowd full of mHealth enthusiasts when he calls out the big boys (Phillips, Medtronic, SAP) for intentionally stifling innovation directly to their faces. Bravo Mr Watlington.
Sotera Wireless CEO Tom Watlington explains how his company was built out of founder Matt Banet’s garage to a revolutionary telemedicine system that could soon be used by every patient on the general floor of hospitals across the US.