The lack of healthcare personnel is a growing concern nowadays, with over 9 million nurses needed by the end of 2030 according to World Health Organization. Clinical environment patient or hospital monitoring is a logical step in tracking patient health status with the help of solutions like Telemedicine Intensive Care Unit, as well as preventing in-hospital falls. We at 1NCE are sure that healthcare industry and in-hospital monitoring have a high relevance to IoT: 250+ of our customers are from Healthcare, with a growing demand for clinical monitoring solutions.
Hospital Monitoring Vendors
The major hardware players in clinical patient monitoring include the following:
Note: The list makes no claim to completeness.
In-Hospital Monitoring Applications
Below we would like to share a list of applications related to inpatient monitoring:
|Remote ICU Monitoring (Tele-ICU)
|Continuous monitoring of ICU patients' vital signs, enabling instant medical assistance and improving care.
|Staff and Patient Tracking in Hospitals
|Real-time tracking of healthcare staff and patients in hospitals, reducing response times and enhancing care.
|Bedside Patient Monitoring
|Continuous vital sign monitoring using smart beds with instant alerts for health abnormalities in patients.
|Assisted Living Solutions
|IoT systems for senior-living, ensuring safety, independence, and swift response to emergencies in care.
|Cardiac Rhythm Management
|Clinical monitoring and management of cardiac rhythms for patients with heart conditions.
|Blood Pressure Monitoring
|Real-time tracking of patients' blood pressure within different environments, including clinical settings, aiding hypertension management.
|Continuous monitoring of blood coagulation levels, vital for anticoagulant therapy.
|Sleep Therapy Monitoring
|Optimization of sleep therapy for patients with sleep disorders.
|Blood Oxygen Monitoring
|Continuous monitoring of patient blood oxygen levels, crucial for respiratory and critical care.
|Monitoring patients' airflow in clinical environments, essential for those with respiratory conditions or mechanical ventilation.
|Glucose Level Monitoring
|Continuous monitoring of patients' glucose levels, critical for diabetes management.
|Medication Compliance Monitoring
|Ensuring patient adherence to medication regimens, improving treatment effectiveness.
|Connected Automated External Defibrillators
|Smart defibrillators connected for real-time assistance in emergencies, enhancing life-saving interventions.
|Conducting clinical trials with IoT and connected devices, improving data collection and research in clinical environments.
|Using digital technologies for healthcare services and management, enhancing care delivery.