Start-Up Spotlight: LifePod Debuts 'Proactive' Voice Assistant Designed To Ease Elder Care
In October, health IT startup LifePod will debut its proactive voice-assistant device for caregivers to help improve care of the elderly. The device differs from other voice services by including a proactive dialogue to remind the aging person of appointments, events and medications, and gives caregivers real-time feedback on how well patients are doing.
You may also be interested in...
Market Intel: Meet The New Voice In Health Care: Alexa Is Empowering Patients, Doctors
Already used by tens of millions of consumers, voice assistants such as Amazon's Alexa are increasingly making their way into hospitals and health organizations. This article outlines multiple use cases where voice is deployed in health systems today, while offering expert insights on trends, opportunities and challenges in this growing space.
LSI 2023: Intuitive Alums On Dawning Of Robotic Surgery To Digital OR Future
Robotic surgery pioneer and co-founder of Intuitive Surgical Frederic Moll joined Daniel Hawkins, Intuitive’s first non-technical hire, for a discussion on the evolution of surgical robotics and outlook for the future.
LSI 2023: What Ophthalmology Start-Ups Pitched To Investors At Emerging Medtech Summit
Leaders of burgeoning ophthalmology companies pitched innovations for treating glaucoma, macular degeneration and corneal blindness to potential investors and partners at the LSI Emerging Medtech Summit in Dana Point, CA. Here’s what Medtech Insight heard and learned in on-site interviews with chief executives.