An insights-based approach to operations and device management

An inadequate medical device fleet can result in clinical workflow interruptions, which can negatively impact the quality of care.  This reactive approach puts additional and unplanned burden on your staff.  Now, you can proactively increase visibility into the usage of all medical devices on the Capsule system.

Cardiac arrest survival rate low for unmonitored patients
11
%
of patients in unmonitored beds survive cardiac arrest 1
Time with patients displaced by documentation
35
%
of nursing practice time is consumed by documentation 2
Manual tracking of vital signs results in errors
19
%
of manually documented vital signs contain errors 3

Improve capital and asset management enterprise-wide

  • Utilize fleet usage data to justify device purchase, rental or rebalancing
  • Better anticipate needs and shortages to minimize care interruptions

Maximize operational efficiencies and care standards

  • Maximize Neuron uptime through effective battery management dashboard
  • Identify batteries nearing the end of their operational life
  • Aid in planning, maintenance, upgrades and replacements

Capsule IQ Analytics is comprised of two suites:

Clinical Engineering Suite

Medical Device Manager

Data-driven management of medical device fleet to increase availability

  • Easily locate any device and view a 
census of medical devices
  • View, monitor and track medical devices 
and allocate based on need
  • View and compare device utilization by 
unit to support purchase, rental decisions
 or rebalancing

Basic Suite

Capsule System Health

  • Single dashboard monitors:
    • Capsule server performance
    • Interface status
    • Bedside connectivity status
    • Monitors and displays the status of all Capsule components
      • Devices
      • Servers
      • Interfaces
  • Configurable notifications for proactive rapid resolution

Neuron Battery Manager

Provides insight into battery status of Capsule Neurons

  • Identifies batteries nearing the end of 
 their operational life
  • Aids in planning, maintenance, upgrades 
 and replacements
  • Provides metrics to help maximize 
 uptime and workflow

Insights & Events

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Using a medical device integration solution that brings security to the connected devices can make securing such integration easier, safer, and more cost-effective.

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How Connected Medical Devices Can Slow COVID-19 Spread in Hospitals

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A recent interview with Kevin Phillips, Capsule’s VP of Product Management and Marketing, has been published by HIMSS TV. In the video, Kevin provides some background on Capsule and answers questions related to our Medical Device Information Platform and the use of streaming medical device to support better patient care.

1
Perman SM, Stanton E, Soar J, et al. Location of In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in the United States-Variability in Event Rate and Outcomes. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016;5(10):e003638. Published 2016 Sep 29. doi:10.1161/JAHA.116.003638.
2
Hendrich A, Chow MP, Skierczynski BA, Lu Z. A 36-Hospital Time and Motion Study: How Do Medical-Surgical Nurses Spend Their Time? The Permanente Journal. 2008;12(3):25-34.
3
Fieler VK, Jaglowski T, Richards K. Eliminating Errors in Vital Signs Documentation. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing & 31(9):422–427, SEP 2013.
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