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HIMSS15: Welch Allyn Improves Their Spot Vitals Monitors

HIMSS15 Welch Allyn Improves Their Spot Vitals MonitorsThe annual Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) trade show is taking place this week in Chicago at McCormick Place. As always, the event attracts the attention of technology developers for a wide range of medical needs. One of the new advances many are looking forward to at HIMSS15 in Chicago is the unveiling of Welch Allyn’s new Connex Spot Monitor (CSM).

The new and improved CSM medical diagnostic device is a wireless system designed to improve patient safety, and to assist in the treatment plan. The system does this by electronically transmitting and documenting vital signs. This includes blood pressure, heart rate, and temperature. Data can even be customized to each patient’s needs, such as level of pain, or side effects of medication.

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Welch Allyn Enters the Telemedicine Fray

Welch Allyn Enters the Telemedicine FrayWelch Allyn has just announced that the company has acquired HealthInterlink, a health IT firm that has an FDA-cleared remote monitoring solution focused on vital signs monitoring.

According to MDDI Online, this is the company’s first venture into telemedicine and it shows that traditional medtech companies are realizing the opportunities in telemedicine as well.

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