Omron has refreshed its range of Apple Health supported blood pressure monitors which connect to the Apple Health service using the Omron Connect app Bluetooth connection. The companion application is also available for Android and there is a Omron Health skill four Amazon Alexa support.
“These new monitors reflect feedback we’ve collected from consumers and physicians and our forecasting of needs in the marketplace. All of our blood pressure monitors are FDA cleared as medical devices for personal use at home,” said Omron Healthcare president and CEO, Ranndy Kellogg.
“The Omron Connect app is an important part of our Generation Zero mission to eliminate heart attacks and strokes forever. By monitoring your blood pressure every day, you can help make this vision a reality. Learn more at goingforzero.com. The Omron Connect app makes it easy to view your heart health anytime, anywhere. By syncing wirelessly to your smartphone or tablet, the Connect app tracks your readings and daily measurements, giving you a clear view of your overall health. Compatible with the Omron Evolv and BP769CAN Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor.”
“SmartRhythm monitoring is a system that takes your heart rate and activity data gathered from the Apple Watch, and evaluates it using a deep neural network to predict your heart rate pattern. If your heart rate pattern differs from the neural network prediction, SmartRhythm will notify you to record an EKG with a KardiaMobile or KardiaBand. Omron Connect integrates with Apple Health to monitor users heart rate during workout.”
Source : Omron