Navigation Links
Awarepoint to Present 'ZigBee-based Wireless Sensor Networks for Use in Acute Care Hospitals and Beyond' at Mobile Health Expo Speaker Session
Date:10/19/2010

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO:

Matt Perkins, chief technology officer and senior vice president of engineering at Awarepoint Corporation, a provider of ZigBee-based real-time location solutions (RTLS) for healthcare, will be speaking on the topic of real-time location and condition sensing and ZigBee-based wireless sensor networks for use in acute care hospitals and beyond at the 2010 Mobile Health Expo.  WHAT:

Awarepoint's 'Transformational Services Track' breakout session will explain Real-time Location System (RTLS) applications in hospitals including the benefits of knowing location, status and movement of assets, patients, healthcare workers, visitors, vendors and any other resources or people within the hospital infrastructure.  Perkins will also explore how ZigBee-based wireless sensor networks offer one of the most promising solutions for a broad range of healthcare applications beyond acute care hospitals – whenever and wherever services are delivered. WHERE:

Las Vegas Caesars Palace Convention Center3570 Las Vegas Blvd SouthLas Vegas, NV 89109(866) 227-5938WHEN:

Mobile Health Expo   October 19-21, 2010TOPIC:

Thursday, October 21, 2010: 3:00 – 3:45 PM PDTTopic: Managing Mobile Resources in Healthcare Using ZigBee Wireless Sensor Networks, RFID and Real-time Location Systems (RTLS)Speaker:Matt Perkins, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of EngineeringAwarepoint CorporationMatt Perkins serves as CTO for Awarepoint. Prior, he spent 10 years at Motorola as Technical Director of the Things-to-Things Research Center, where he was responsible for aligning business partnerships with technology roadmaps, directing strategic joint research related to distributed sensor networks and leading the development of Motorola's Asset Tracking and Smart Energy technologies. Matt was an individual contributor in the design and simulation of low-power, low-rate wireless sensor network protocols and the development of social networking algorithms and proof-of-concept vehicles. He led research on radio-location technologies and wireless sensor network protocol development, contributed to the IEEE 802.15.4 and IEEE 802.15.3 standards and remains an active participant in the ZigBee Alliance. He has authored over 12 U.S. issued patents plus numerous journal and conference publications. Matt holds both Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Florida.Moderator:Mike Milliard, Healthcare IT NewsMike Milliard is the Managing Editor of Healthcare IT News. His primary area of coverage is the vendor beat, but he reports on a variety issues relating to mobile technology, telemedicine, imaging, HIEs, payers and more. Prior to joining the paper, he spent 10 years as an award-winning features writer for the Boston Phoenix, where he was named the New England Newspaper and Press Association Journalist of the Year in 2009. He lives in Maine.CONTACT:

Valerie Fritz, 858.345.5009 vfritz@awarepoint.comAwarepoint Supporting ResourcesRead, Visit, Contribute at The Awarepoint Blog: RTLS Hospital Asset Tracking and Beyond

Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/Awarepoint

Become a Fan of Awarepoint on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/Awarepoint

Follow us on LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/companies/awarepoint

About Mobile Health ExpoMobile Health Expo is the only event focusing on the convergence of mobile technology and healthcare across the entire mobile health ecosystem, including mhealth, telemedicine, wireless and connected health.

About AwarepointAwarepoint provides real-time location solutions (RTLS) to hospitals nationwide.  Analogous to indoor GPS, RTLS is used to track location of assets and people in indoor environments and is particularly effective for tracking mobile equipment assets in hospitals.  Awarepoint solutions include its real-time awareness platform, firmware, active RFID tags, sensors, and bridges.  Requiring no hardwiring, Awarepoint's "plug and track" ZigBee-based wireless sensor network is a fully managed service, including hardware, software, remote monitoring and maintenance. The company is headquartered in San Diego, California and serves its hospital customers across the United States through a distribution agreement with Skytron. Track us down at www.awarepoint.com.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100127/LA44915LOGO)

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100127/LA44915LOGO)


'/>"/>

SOURCE Awarepoint Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Awarepoint Announces Management Restructuring and the Opening of Its New Headquarters in the Heart of Downtown San Diego
2. Awarepoint Announces the Big RTLS Music Video Contest
3. Texoma Medical Center Selects Skytron, Powered by Awarepoint, for Their Real-time Location System (RTLS)
4. Vicus Therapeutics to Present at the 234th American Chemical Society National Meeting in Boston, MA
5. Lexicon to Present Research Results at American Chemical Society Meeting Regarding Target of LX1031 Drug Candidate
6. Genaera Corporation Presents Interim Phase 1 Data for Obesity Compound Trodusquemine (MSI-1436) at IBC Conference
7. Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Presented Positive Preclinical Results of Systemic RNAi Compound for Acute Renal Failure (ARF)
8. Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. to Present Data on Alzheimers Vaccine at 13th International Congress of Immunology Conference
9. CV Therapeutics Announces Eight Abstracts Accepted for Presentation at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2007
10. Pre-clinical Data on Recent Advances with HIV VLP Vaccine Presented at AIDS Vaccine 07 Conference
11. Iomai Announces Data from Phase 2 Field Study of Travelers Diarrhea Vaccine Accepted for Presentation at ICAAC
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... N.J. , Feb. 12, 2016  Innophos Holdings, Inc. ... and nutritional specialty ingredients, today announced that it will host ... 10:00 am ET to discuss its fourth quarter and full ... --> The press release detailing fourth quarter and full ... after market close. --> ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... 2016 (Kanadische ... http://www.sedar.com ) und der Website ... --> http://www.sedar.com ) und ... abrufbar.    --> Telesta ... Konzernabschluss des zweiten Quartals und die ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... JOSE, Calif. , Feb. 12, 2016  SI-BONE, Inc., a ... System ® ("iFuse"), a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated ... that National Government Services, Inc. (NGS), the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) ... Illinois , Maine , Massachusetts ... , New York , Rhode ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... The law firm of Morrow, Morrow, ... The purpose of these scholarships is to encourage applicants to pursue a degree ... employment within these two parishes. , “We have available jobs in St. Landry ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... VA (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... CDRH Enforcement Trends: , Back to ... , As Winston Churchill said, “Those who don’t learn from history ... show what to expect when they come knocking this year. But that takes time. ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... With a hectic schedule, a demanding job, and no time to decompress, Rabinowitz found ... she dedicated herself to meditation for its impact on her life, implementing a 20-minute-per-day ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Appleton, Wis. (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 ... ... its second Lean Leadership Series at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital on April ... to practice new behaviors and create new habits. The workshops cover a broad ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Fisher House Foundation Chairman ... John J. Lee, Nevada Military Support Alliance president Scott Bensing, and Peggy Kearns Director, ... VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System. This will be the first Fisher House in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):