Is this “smart toilet” a medical device?

The smart toilet seat includes three key sensors: an electrocardiogram to measure electrical activity of the heart; a photoplethysmogram to measure blood oxygen levels; and a ballistocardiogram to measure the mechanical force of the heart pumping blood. Sensors in this battery-powered, cloud-connected toilet seat–based cardiovascular monitoring system successfully demonstrated cardiovascular monitoring of blood pressure, stroke [...]

February 15th, 2019|Categories: Medical Devices, V2019, Wearable Devices, Whitepaper|

Wearable and Remote Patient Monitoring Webinar Now Available

Pitfalls of Medically Accurate Measurements In this webinar, Walt Maclay covers common bio-sensors used in wearables for remote patient monitoring and how to get medically accurate measurements. Heart rate. Heart rate is simple to implement in theory, but difficult to measure on the wrist. Measuring the electrical EKG signal requires good contact with the skin, [...]

January 30th, 2019|Categories: Medical Devices, News, V2019, Video, Wearable Devices|

Universal Health-Sensor Platform Highlighted in Steve Leibson’s Article “A Kit of Its Own

We are delighted to be featured by Steve Leibson on September 13, 2018 in the Electronic Engineering Journal, A Kit of Its Own: Voler Systems’ Health-Sensor Platform- Company Creates Pre-Engineered Prototyping Kit for Wireless IoT Medical Apps. Leibson's article describes an afternoon he spent with Walt Maclay, Voler's CEO, where Walt demonstrated the Voler Health-Sensor [...]

September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, News, V2018, Wearable Devices|

How Can Businesses Adapt To A Rapidly Changing World? 10x for Engineers 2018

To confront the rapidly-evolving world around us, medical device manufacturers' need to stay on top of the latest innovations. We are looking forward to the upcoming 10x for Engineers conference in San Diego because it is one of the best conference out there to help engineers stay current on the latest developments and trends. The [...]

Innovation from Inside the Corporation

Innovation means driving change. Every change starts with an idea, a vision of what could happen that would create a tangible benefit for an organization. Driving change can be difficult, but often "intrapreneurs" see a need and then gather limited resources to transform that vision into a new reality. These individuals need a fast, efficient [...]

July 14th, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, Sensors, V2018, Wearable Devices|

Webinar: Investigating Your Hypothesis

The human body is a complex dynamic system that offers researchers, entrepreneurs, and innovators a wealth of data. Future advances in medical devices will be based on gathering and leveraging this data. This webinar covers making measurements with a prototype. The focus is on getting a quick prototype to test the sensor, the location on [...]

July 11th, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, News, V2018, Wearable Devices|

Voler Systems’ Universal Health-Sensor Platform Jumpstarts Development of Wearable Devices

June 26, 2018 - Sunnyvale CA, Voler Systems is excited to announce the availability of the Universal Health-Sensor Platform that enables gathering data much quicker and innovating that much faster. The Universal Health-Sensor Platform allows firms to save time and money when prototyping wearable devices that gather physiological data. The Universal Health-Sensor Platform allows firms [...]

June 26th, 2018|Categories: IoT, Medical Devices, News, V2018, Wearable Devices|

Featured in Sensors Online June 2018

We are excited to be featured in Sensors Online and look forward to the 2018 Medical Sensors Design Conference in a few weeks. At the Medical Sensors Design Conference in San Jose, Voler will be demonstrating their Universal Health-Sensor Platform. Voler enables your fastest path to capturing and transmitting patient data with a pre-engineered prototype [...]

June 20th, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, News, V2018, Wearable Devices|

Sneak peek at Voler’s Universal Health-Sensor Platform at Sensor Expo & Conference

  Voler Systems will offer a sneak peek at their Universal Health-Sensor Platform at the 2018 Sensor Expo & Conference. Voler's wearable health platform makes it possible to innovate faster and at a lower cost with rapid prototyping. It's no longer necessary for a company to design the core electronics and basic software for a new [...]

Building a Better Wearable Device and Getting it Cleared through FDA with Walt Maclay

In this video, Walt Maclay discusses the issues involved with bringing wearable medical devices from an idea to FDA approval based on his firms many experiences. He explores areas including user interface issues, battery life, different sensing technologies, data security, and verification to meet FDA and CE requirements.

June 1st, 2018|Categories: Medical Devices, News, V2018, Video, Wearable Devices|