The pilot software, funded with the aid of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation will validate key technological aspects of the SafeBeing product, which include the platform infrastructure, wearable device, monitoring dashboard and caregiver monitoring app.
“We congratulate CSHHCS and Somatix for their partnership to expand and validate a far-wanted answer for a developing elderly population and their caregivers”, stated Dr. Eitan Yudilevich, Executive Director, BIRD Foundation.
SafeBeing is the primary product of its kind that permits caregivers to continuously display, track and examine seniors’ every day routines in real-time the usage of a wearable smartband and mobile app. The SafeBeing faraway patient monitoring (RPM) machine makes use of proprietary gesture detection technology, machine gaining knowledge of, and advanced analytics to detect hand movements and other sports and activities such as walking, sleeping, consuming, remedy-intake, falling or wandering. By tracking these sports, SafeBeing can discover variations in gestures that may be purpose for difficulty, and trigger reminders to customers and alerts to caregivers and family members.
“CSHHCS is happy to companion with Somatix to refine and validate the SafeBeing™ product to enhance the fine of lifestyles for our citizens. We are searching ahead to show its potential to reveal elders’ activities via gesture analysis, and to notify caregivers whilst there may be cause for problem”, said Joseph Shadid, CEO Catholic Senior Housing and Health Care Services, Inc.
“This is a fruits of a few years’ paintings to broaden a completely unique software answer that could meet the desires of a growing senior populace with numerous fitness desires. We are grateful to the BIRD basis for funding this project and to CSHHCS for its persisted support”. Eran Ofir, CEO and co-founder of Somatix.
CSHHCS became hooked up in 1962. The Mission of CSHHCS of the Diocese of Allentown is to offer the pleasant feasible bodily, emotional, social and non secular care to the elderly we serve with respect, dignity and compassion. CSHHCS, via its three (three) fitness care centers and 9 (9) affiliated senior unbiased dwelling housing assignment entities, offers a full range of eldercare offerings to people in need in 5 Pennsylvania counties.
Somatix is a software platform provider of wearable-enabled RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) solutions for healthcare. Its price-powerful platform makes use of patented gesture detection generation and gadget studying algorithms to investigate consumer’s gesture facts in actual time. The algorithms remotely and passively stumble on bodily and emotional signs for generating insights on threat factors for damaging occasions, terrible scientific compliance, inactivity, falls, dehydration and greater. This statistics provides essential medical insights to healthcare carriers, assisting them hold continuous touch with and improve the health of those beneath their care.