It's Sleep Technologist Appreciation Week AND Respiratory Care Week! That means it's time to share appreciation for respiratory therapists (RT) and sleep tech healthcare heroes around the world.
Following the top ten recommendations for healthy sleep can help you fall asleep faster, sleep through the night, make you feel refreshed the next day, improve your health, and lengthen your life.
VGM's 20th Anniversary Heartland Conference will be here before you know it! Will you be attending?
Designing and making medical devices can be a challenging way to earn a living. Medtech manufacturers operate in a complex and ever-changing regulatory environment. Complicated reimbursement rules can make payment lengthy, risky and difficult. Medical device design often requires the integration of multiple technical and clinical disciplines. So why do we do it?
One of the first questions new customers ask when they receive their first SleepWeaver mask is: "Why should I register my mask?"
The following blog is an abstract put together to demonstrate the pressure differences between traditional and cloth CPAP masks.
This blog is excerpted from an article featured in the 2019 summer issue of neonatal INTENSIVE CARE magazine.
In Part 1, we shared the significance of monitoring, in general, for patients, parents, and healthcare providers. In Part 2, we will continue to share the importance of monitoring and why our SmartMonitor 2 family of cardiorespiratory event monitors should be used in the hospital, as well as the home.
This blog is largely excerpted from an article featured in the 2019 winter issue of neonatal INTENSIVE CARE magazine.
Infant Monitoring in the Hospital and Home provides clinical value to healthcare providers. Monitoring enables the diagnosis and management of at-risk vulnerable infants to provide better outcomes. Monitoring also improves the quality of life for a pre-term infant by enabling the baby to go home earlier, and peace of mind for their family, knowing that their baby will not suffer from undetected life threatening events while lowering the cost of care by providing a low cost alternative to hospital care, enabling earlier NICU discharge.
It's National Sleep Awareness Week! This week we are focusing on promoting better sleep as a way to increase overall health and well-being.