Wearable HealthCare Tech

Imagine this: your aging father just had a heart attack, and since you live clear across the country, you’re worried about how he’s going to cope on his own.

Wouldn’t it be great if your father’s medical team could remotely monitor his cardiac symptoms using a device similar to a FitBit? Should anything be amiss with your father’s heart, his physician could receive an alert then contact your father and alert your family.

That’s exactly what Biotricity, a new healthcare startup, aims to do with its ECG monitoring device bioflux. Biotricity is a turnkey, wearable medical cardiac monitoring solution currently available by prescription, which lets physicians diagnose cardiovascular disease or coronary heart disease as well as detect arrhythmias via remote monitoring for up to 30 consecutive days.

Wearable healthcare tech, like Biotricity, got top billing earlier this year at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. These companies are using algorithms to not only

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Source: Small Business Trends