WIRE)–CardioNet, Inc., a leading wireless medical technology
company with a current focus on the diagnosis and monitoring of cardiac
arrhythmias, today announced the launch of its next generation Mobile Cardiac
Outpatient Telemetry device.
Joseph Capper, President and Chief Executive Officer of
CardioNet, commented: “The launch of this state-of-the-art system is further
evidence of our commitment to advancing cardiac monitoring solutions to meet
the evolving needs of physicians and their patients. The introduction of this
new device enhances our leadership position in cardiac monitoring with
capabilities to improve the patient experience and reduce costs. The new device
will enable physicians to offer the product in their offices, shortening the
time to patient activation. The monitor also incorporates instructional video
which, combined with the recent launch of an online tutorial, will further
improve the patient experience. The cost to manufacture this product is
approximately one-third less compared to our current system. Additionally, the
products flexible design will facilitate the seamless introduction of planned
CardioNet is a leading provider of ambulatory, continuous, real-time outpatient
management solutions for monitoring relevant and timely clinical information
regarding an individuals health. CardioNets initial efforts are focused on
the diagnosis and monitoring of cardiac arrhythmias, or heart rhythm disorders,
with a solution that it markets as Mobile Cardiac Outpatient TelemetryTM (MCOTTM).
More information can be found at http://www.cardionet.com.
Posted by Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief, MDT