IoT powers heart monitoring solution from M800McKinsey estimates that 127 new devices connect to the Internet every second globally, and according to Machina Research, the connected health market will reach USD36 billion by 2024.
At the GITEX Technology Week 2018 exhibit in Dubai, Hong Kong-based M800 showcased its soon-to-be launched heart monitoring device that will generate heartbeat data for users and provide real-time notifications services between patients and their doctors, extending the benefits brought by IoT technology to thousands of patients with heart issues and their families in the region.
Powered by the M800 Communication SDK Suite, the device transmits the wearer’s data instantly and securely to dedicated medical consultants, and also provides a communication platform for users to instantly connect with medical consultants via text message anytime, anywhere.
“We see enormous potential for IoT in healthcare as the technology is entering a more practical and mature stage. With our long track record in developing industry-leading solutions in the telecom, mobile and software industry, the M800 Communication SDK Suite is well positioned to support businesses who are attempting to harness IoT technology to enhance patient monitoring and healthcare support,” says Steven Yap, Co-founder, Chairman, and CEO of M800 Limited.
M800’s heart monitoring device solution utilises the company’s liveConnect, a cloud-based customer support platform which is instantly deployable for any existing website and app. Once embedded, it can deliver instant message and facilitate phone calls, both on-net and off-net, allowing businesses to collaborate with customers anywhere, anytime and on any device.