Ambulance Design Changed by New EMS Technology



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast we have a special segment from EMS World Expo in our special Physio-Control Podcast Studio there. We picked our EMS product innovators and this episode features a new system for organizing the gear in the back of an ambulance that could change and improve the way your … Continue reading Ambulance Design Changed by New EMS Technology


New Stroke Detection Technology from Cornell



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast we look at new technology coming from researchers at Cornell University’s Baker Institute for Animal Health that developed a way to detect strokes in patients using just a single drop of blood in less than ten minutes. Current stroke diagnostics take as long as three hours, with … Continue reading New Stroke Detection Technology from Cornell


Vaccination Via UBERHealth Nurses



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast is a look at what ride transportation innovator UBER is doing to forward the push to get flu vaccines around the U.S. In 36 cities around the country recently, the ride share program app UBER got together with local healthcare facilities to have a nurse travel with … Continue reading Vaccination Via UBERHealth Nurses


Sproutling Monitors Babies for Parents



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This week on Health Tech Weekly we have a novel approach to a baby monitor that the baby wears on their ankle to monitor their health and activity levels for parents via a Bluetooth connection and a wireless smartphone app. Sproutling is a new baby monitor that gives worried and tired parents some level of … Continue reading Sproutling Monitors Babies for Parents


Gluten Pocket Sensor For Restaurant Foods



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This week on Health Tech Weekly we look at a new device designed especially for people with a gluten allergy or sensitivity. NIMA is a sensor device that is portable and can detect the presence of gluten in foods in just two minutes. The sensitivity is able to detect gluten down to 20 parts per … Continue reading Gluten Pocket Sensor For Restaurant Foods


Curing Cancer With DreamLab on Your Smartphone



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast I have a novel tool for you to try out in Australia that uses the processor of your smartphone while you sleep to help cure cancer. That’s right, you smartphone could help cure cancer. It’s only available in Australia right now but it’s such a great idea … Continue reading Curing Cancer With DreamLab on Your Smartphone


VV Box Innovates Medication Compliance



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast we have a new take on the medicine bottle and the pill reminder system all rolled into one. I have a special interview with Zoy Shuh. He is Overseas Marketing Manager for VV-Box, the medicine bottle that tells you and your loved ones when it’s time to take medicine. As a nurse, I know … Continue reading VV Box Innovates Medication Compliance


Stair Climbing Chair Technology Helps Move Patients for Paramedics



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast we are going to look at the latest in a technology to help responders safely take you up and down stairs in a wheeled stretcher. Back injuries for our health care workers and first responders are a huge problem. This video interview from the Physio-Control sponsored podcast … Continue reading Stair Climbing Chair Technology Helps Move Patients for Paramedics


AmbuStat Decontamination System Cleans Ambulances and More



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast I bring you a look at a new technology that will likely become the standard by which all your ambulances and other small healthcare rooms are sterilized and cleaned in the future. Check out this segment I recorded recently at EMS World Expo 2015 in Las Vegas … Continue reading AmbuStat Decontamination System Cleans Ambulances and More


3D Bone Printing Technology Changes Health Care



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This week on the Health Tech Weekly Podcast we look at a new type of medical implant at could change the world of medical implants for everyone. Scientists and doctors at Salamanca University Hospital in Spain worked together recently with 3D bone printing to replace the sternum and part of the rib cage for a … Continue reading 3D Bone Printing Technology Changes Health Care