SOS wristband for people whose health needs to be monitored during their normal routine life. These are elderly people who live alone, people who have gone through surgery or may have other health issues.

Purpose

Preventive monitoring and emergency alert of critical situations.

Target group

Elderly people living alone, people with medical conditions like hypertension, people post MI or stroke, epileptics.

Impact for citizen

Prolongs independent life with medical conditions and gives security to person by self and to their caregivers.

Impact for staff

No need of 24/7 assistant, people can live at home, not in caring homes .

Economic impact

Independent living longer, no caregiver 24/7 in place needed, quick alert when something happens will give higher possibility to have medical aid asap and therefore decrease the complications which are big economical cost to healthcare.

Cost of product

Life expectancy of product

Lifetime.

Other costs of acquisition and setup

No.

Expected annual costs

Special requirements

None.

Is the product for personal use or can it be used by (how) many people?

Personal.

Is the product intended for training purposes?

No.

How much time is needed for the user or staff to get to know how to use of the product?

It is simple and does not need much time, max 30 min.

Has the product been presented before at other exhibitions or venues?

No.

Experiences from practice (examples)

In test period now.

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