EPO grants patent for cardiovascular smart watch monitor

The European Patent Office has granted Aseptika a patent for its medical-grade wearable, for use by patients with severe cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. Aseptika and Renfrew Group International (RGi) worked together on the design and prototyping of the Activ8rlives BuddyWotch. This solution will provide “expert” pathways for use by patient, carers and the healthcare team…


Children’s paediatric therapy provider raises $1.2m in funding

Digital paediatric therapy provider Enable My Child (EMC), has raised $1.2 million in a seed round of financing led by Dallas-based CMI Ventures. With the new capital, Enable My Child will expand its platform, which provides therapy services for schools and early intervention centres across the United States. According to a report from the Centers for Disease…


Can the Edge reshape the world of healthcare?

Morten Illum, VP EMEA HPE Aruba, writes about research conducted by the company into the effect Edge can have on healthcare.  The healthcare industry has reached a crisis point. According to a recent Deloitte report, global healthcare expenditure is expected to increase from $7 trillion to $10 trillion by 2022, as the cost of providing…


AI player acquires healthcare benchmarking firm

AI and machine learning player Draper & Dash has announced the acquisition of Civil Eyes Research (CER), a healthcare benchmarking and insights provider. This marks the first acquisition for Draper & Dash, a predictive analytics and insights software company which has aimed to improve operational patient flow across over 70 healthcare providers in the UK,…


Digital consultation service receives CQC accreditation

Messaging-based consultation service Docly has received CQC accreditation and has subsequently launched across the UK. In the first weeks since its launch, Docly has provided 200 additional consultations to one practice alone. Barnaby Poulton, managing director of Docly, said: “We are rightly proud to be the first messaging-based digital consultation service to receive CQC accreditation. We…

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