EarlySense’s integrated continuous monitoring of millionth patient
Hill-Rom Centrella Smart+ Bed with EarlySense
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EarlySense’s integrated continuous monitoring of millionth patient

The company expects to monitor three million patients in coming three years – helping the industry save more than $1 billion.

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Ramat Gan, Israel – EarlySense officials announced that its 10,000 installed systems have surpassed one million patients monitored. With growth stemming from within the company itself, and via partners such as Philips and Hill-Rom, EarlySense expects to monitor an additional estimated three million patients in the next three years.

EarlySense’s continuous monitoring sensors are projected to help global medical institutions collectively save more than $3 billion over the next five years, with per bed savings of more than $10,000 per year. These savings are realized due to EarlySense assisting health clinicians:

  • Shorten length of stay1
  • Reduce Code Blue cardiac arrests by 86%1
  • Reduce ICU patient days by 45%1
  • Reduce hospital readmissions from post-acute care by 19%2

Over the past year, EarlySense helped clinicians save more than 180,000 patient hospital days, assisted in the prevention of more than 14,000 pressure ulcers, and also helped hospitals save more than three thousand lives.

“Every day, one thousand patients die unnecessarily in hospitals across the United States. Tools like our advanced sensing and data analytics solutions increase the number of patients continuously monitored, assisting clinicians to drastically reduce that difficult statistic,” says Avner Halperin, co-founder and CEO of EarlySense. “Surpassing one million patients is a tremendous milestone for EarlySense and for healthcare systems worldwide, proving that continuous monitoring is becoming the new standard of care in the healthcare industry. As a result of our partnership with Hill-Rom, we expect this number to grow exponentially, empowering clinicians to save thousands of lives and significantly reducing costs for healthcare systems across the globe.”

Placed under a bed mattress, EarlySense’s patented sensor uses artificial intelligence and big data analysis to accurately monitor heart rate, respiratory rate, motion, and sleep.

[1] Brown, Harvey et al. Continuous Monitoring in an Inpatient Medical-Surgical Unit: A Controlled Clinical Trial. The American Journal of Medicine, Volume 127, Issue 3, 226 – 232
 
[2] https://www.slideshare.net/FrostandSullivan/technology-as-a-competitive-edge-for-post-acute-provider