GE Healthcare’s Smart Patient Room makes use of biometrics
17 September 2010 12:37 GMT

GE Healthcare has received the go-ahead to begin testing its Smart Patient Room health-monitoring technology at the Bassett Medical Center in New York.

The technology consists of optical sensors, RFID tags, facial recognition, computer vision algorithms, cameras and speakers installed in existing hospital rooms to monitor patient safety and reduce medical errors.

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