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Omron Healthcare Introduces New Device Drivers Built on Microsoft HealthVault
Date:6/9/2008

Omron blood pressure monitoring and pedometer drivers allow consumers to

manage and share important health information via HealthVault

BANNOCKBURN, Ill., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Omron Healthcare, Inc. today announced a strategic relationship to support Microsoft HealthVault, Microsoft's consumer health platform, enabling two Omron(R) blood pressure monitors (HEM-790IT & HEM-670-IT) and a pedometer (HJ-720ITC) to be compatible and share information within the platform. HealthVault provides users the ability to find, collect, and share important health information over time such as home blood pressure monitoring which is recommended by the American Heart Association (AHA).

"Omron is devoted to providing accurate and high quality products, and we strive to deliver the latest technologies available to help our customers lead a healthy lifestyle," said Bob Kondraske, chief operating officer, Omron Healthcare. "We are excited to combine our device capabilities with HealthVault's offerings to maximize the use of Omron products, and to play an active role in health management for consumers."

Omron users have a choice between two downloadable options to connect compatible devices to the HealthVault platform -- a 32 and 64-bit device driver. Individuals can install their preferred driver to access and manage their health information through a free web-based account that enables them to collect and store information, as well as share this information with family members and physicians.

With approximately 73 million Americans diagnosed with hypertension, the ability to chart one's progress at home and keep a physician apprised is key to reducing risks such as a heart attack or stroke. In fact, according to the American Heart Association, urging people to monitor blood pressure at home can be a motivating factor to help them be proactive and make changes for the better. With products that are capable of uploading information to an online
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