Patient Monitoring Sensors Wearables

SPHCC employs IoT tech and wearable sensors to monitor COVID-19 patients

Released on April 3, 2020

At the end of January, MobiHealthNews reported that Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center (SPHCC), was using California-based connected health startup VivaLNK’s […]

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Cardiology Digital Health Wearables

FibriCheck announces nighttime a-fib monitoring feature for smartwatch app

Released on April 1, 2020

Belgium-based FibriCheck, the maker of apps that monitor a user’s heart rhythm, announced yesterday that it has developed a new version […]

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FDA Cleared Wearables Women's Health

INVU Receives FDA Clearance for Remote Pregnancy Monitoring System

Released on March 31, 2020

Nuvo Group announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA to market INVU, a wearable device that remotely monitors […]

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Digital Health Patient Monitoring Wearables

ChroniSense Medical appoints new CEO

Released on March 26, 2020

ChroniSense Medical recently announced that it appointed Bridget Ross as chief executive officer, effective February 10. “We are pleased Bridget will bring […]

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AI Digital Health Wearables

Scripps researchers tap wearable data to track Covid-19 and flu

Released on March 25, 2020

After testing Fitbits for their effectiveness in tracking flu outbreaks, researchers with the Scripps Research Translational Institute are seeing if they […]

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Cardiology Sensors Wearables

Highly Sensitive Wearable Strain Sensor Uses Light for Detection

Released on March 24, 2020

Stick-on strain sensors that can accurately measure the flexion of joints, big and small, have turned out hard to make. Piezoresistive […]

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Digital Health Funding Wearables

Swiss startup Aktiia scores over $6M for its cuff-less blood monitoring system

Released on March 24, 2020

Cuff-less blood pressure monitor company Aktiia scored $6.1 million (CHF 6 million Swiss francs) in its second funding round. Redalpline led […]

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Cardiology Funding Wearables

Element Science collects nearly $150M Series C for wearable personal defibrillator patch

Released on March 16, 2020

Element Science, a San Francisco startup developing a wearable personal defibrillator, brought in $145.6 million in Series C funding earlier this […]

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Patient Monitoring Sensors Wearables

Can Remote Patient Monitoring Curb COVID-19?

Released on March 16, 2020

BioIntelliSense’s BioSticker wearable sensor for monitoring patient vital signs remotely could prove useful during the COVID-19 pandemic. FDA cleared early this year to […]

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Digital Health Patient Monitoring Wearables

WatchRx unveils remote patient monitoring platform and services

Released on March 13, 2020

WatchRx, an award-winning smartwatch and care management platform for seniors and caregivers, has begun offering remote patient monitoring (RPM) services through […]

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FDA Cleared Neuro Wearables

zEEG, An Easy-to-Wear EEG Headset

Released on March 12, 2020

The electroencephalogram (EEG) is used to detect electrical activity in the brain in order to evaluate a variety of neurological conditions. […]

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Drug-delivery Wearables

This coin-sized insulin patch could improve diabetes treatment

Released on March 6, 2020

Could treating diabetes someday be as simple as slapping on a patch? A UCLA-led research team thinks so, and it’s seeking […]

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