Hospitals are one of the most compelling, yet difficult RF environments. To ensure reliable functionality, a Wi-Fi radio that is embedded in a medical device must be tested thoroughly.When choosing an embedded Wi-Fi radio, medical device manufacturers should choose radios from manufacturers who test:
RF Performance Interoperability Security Mobility Testing RF Performance
Achieving adequate RF performance […]
By Jordan Manser, Technical Writer
Over the past several years, there has been a dynamic shift in the types of medical devices found within hospitals. Advancements in technology and government incentives have driven the adoption of wireless connectivity into these devices. ‘Connected Hospitals’ are fully integrated and allow caregivers and patients to roam throughout the hospital […]
A new white paper, “The Unique Wireless Medical Device Requirement for Healthcare”, written by David Hoglund of Integra Systems, will be available next Tuesday, March 10 at www.lairdtech.com/solutions/white-papers. Visit this page to sign up today to be one of the first to access the white paper!
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Chronic diseases and health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and Pulmonary heart disease have been a long running issue for people of all generations. Throughout the past decade, a trend involving an aging population aligned with high income levels and a concentration on health and wellness has been the focus of […]
By Stephanie Lubrano, Marketing Communications Specialist
Laird’s article, Testing Wi-Fi Functionality in Medical Devices, written by Natalie Sheerer, was recently featured in AGL Small Cell Magazine. The article presents the key requirements for testing Wi-Fi in challenging hospital environments.
Applications on many medial devices require secure and persistent network connections. However, […]
By Blaine Sheasley, Marketing Intern
In April, Wired published a story, titled “It’s Insanely Easy to Hack Hospital Equipment”, that discusses a myriad of security problems discovered during a study performed by Scott Erven, head of information security at Essentia Health hospitals. The two-year study found many potential […]
By: Stephanie Lubrano, Marketing Communications Specialist
Laird recently featured an article, “BLE and Beacon Technology: Great Potential in the Medical Market”, in the February issue of Medical Design Briefs. The article, written by Jonathan Kaye, Product Director of Laird Embedded Wireless Solutions, focuses on how Bluetooth Low Energy is driving […]
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On December 12, Embedded Wireless Solutions of Laird hosted a webinar titled, Making the Connected Hospital a Reality: Medical Grade Wi-Fi for Hospitals. The webinar featured guest speakers Bill Quatier, solution Architect of Welch Allyn and Chris Downey, Product Manager of Laird.
The webinar focused on the […]
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