Useful sensors don’t necessarily have to be sophisticated to measure an important parameter. Take Sensassure’s first product for senior care – it measures moisture – the moisture in a senior’s underwear or diapers.
“Well you’re getting colder and sorer as the minutes go by… and still nobody’s come to change you”
“Yahoo – they are finally listening!”
Patients gain an improved quality of sleep since staff do not need to wake them up every two hours to check, which likely reduces the risk of falls and episodes of aggression.
Care providers can monitor all patients continuously, responding when needed, which improves process efficiency and reduces costs.
I find it a compelling case for the value of technically simple solutions that meet significant healthcare needs.