Firms test remote monitoring devices for heart patients

07/26/2010 | Wall Street Journal, The

Several managed care companies are testing electronic devices that enable heart patients to monitor their blood pressure and other vital signs at home and send the readings to their health care providers. WellPoint's Anthem division, for instance, is experimenting with a wireless scale and blood-pressure cuff that can immediately alert nurses when a patient experiences heart-related problems.

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