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An interactive patient assistance device houses first and second compartments for storing a first item and a second item away from access by the patient. First and second delivery mechanisms are associated with the first and second compartments for making the first stored item available to the patient in response to a first command signal and for making the second stored item available to the patient in response to a second command signal. The first and second items are delivered to the patient according to schedules stored in resident memory. The schedules may be altered by a prescribed command issued by the patient.

Title
An interactive patient assistance device for storing and dispensing prescribed medication and physical device
Application Number
194018
Publication Number
5142484
Application Date
December 19, 1989
Publication Date
August 25, 1992
Inventor
Calvin L Bryant
Bartlett
IL, US
Michael A Lesczynski
Gurnee
IL, US
Shelly Hyland
Crystal Lake
IL, US
Stephen B Kaufman
Highland Park
IL, US
Agent
Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt
Assignee
Health Tech Services Corporation
IL, US
IPC
A61B 5/00
G10L 7/08
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