Digital health company ResApp Health (ASX:RAP) has engaged a UK-based medical device consultant to develop customised hardware and wearable devices capable of running their algorithms.
They are focused on delivering mobile software apps in multiple clinical settings including telehealth, emergency, urgent care and primary care.
The design consultancy will work with leading UK-based medical device manufacturers, OSI Electronics, to design, test and finalise two CE-marked devices.
They include a lowcosthandheld device and a small, wearable breathing monitor.
The wearable monitor will provide ResApp with an easily worn, unobtrusive platform for monitoring patients with chronic disease 24/7 over extended periods.
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