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Timothy D Wildman, Dennis J Gallant, Phill Hausman: Hygiene monitoring system. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, April 27, 2004: US06727818 (228 worldwide citation)

A method of monitoring hygiene compliance is provided. The method comprises the steps of receiving first location information which tracks movement and handwashing information, determining whether a person who has entered a patient contact zone has washed her hands since her most recent exposure to ...


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Robert Mark Zerhusen, Ryan A Reeder, John D Vogel, Michael E Cerimele, Carl W Riley, Timothy D Wildman: Patient point-of-care computer system. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, December 26, 2006: US07154397 (196 worldwide citation)

A point-of-care computer system includes a display positioned in a point-of-care location, a computer coupled to the display, and a network coupled to the computer to enable the computer to access information stored in a remote location.


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Thomas E Scott: Bed exit detection apparatus. Hill Rom, Bose McKinney & Evans, May 23, 2000: US06067019 (190 worldwide citation)

A patient detection system including a plurality of sensors located adjacent the support surface and each sensor having an output signal variable in response to the change detected by the sensor. A processor monitors the output signals and provide an indication of change of position of the body rela ...


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Stephen A Dixon, Douglas J Menkedick, William L Jacques, James W Jones, James K Findlay, Jack Wilker Jr, Eugene E Osborne, Carl W Riley: Patient position detection apparatus for a bed. Hill Rom, Bose McKinney & Evans, March 27, 2001: US06208250 (180 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is provided for detecting a position of a body on a support surface of a bed. The apparatus includes at least one first sensor coupled to the bed and at least one second sensor located adjacent the support surface. The at least one first sensor has an output signal which is variable in ...


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Hans Juergen Kuhr, Hans Kintzig: Lancet dispenser. Roche Diagnostics, Bose McKinney & Evans, August 31, 2004: US06783537 (179 worldwide citation)

A system suitable for collecting a body fluid, in particular blood from a body region of a person to be examined which comprises a lancing device which is suitable for holding a lancet, a lancet magazine for storing two or several lancets which has a transport device for the lancets and has an openi ...


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Daniel J Ulrich, Michael Edward Wagener, Sanjeev Patel, Joseph J Schmid, Robert J Jennings: Personnel and asset tracking method and apparatus. Hill Rom, Arial Systems Corporation, Bose McKinney & Evans, February 5, 2002: US06344794 (176 worldwide citation)

A personnel and asset tracking system for locating and tracking objects throughout an awareness area comprises a communication network, a central server connected to said communication network maintaining an awareness area database, a plurality of receiver nodes, and a plurality of tags. Each tag is ...


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Thomas Weiss, Richard Forster, Peter Sachsenweger: Lancing apparatus for producing a puncture wound. Roche Diagnostics Operations, Bose McKinney & Evans, August 23, 2011: US08002785 (175 worldwide citation)

A lancing apparatus for producing a puncture wound, comprising a magazine holder for a lancet magazine with a plurality of lancets. The lancet drive comprises a drive spring, a tensioning device for tensioning the drive spring and a push rod, the push rod being adapted for coupling to a lancet locat ...


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Stanley J Kabala: Portable locator system. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, March 25, 2003: US06539393 (165 worldwide citation)

A portable locator system for tracking movement of persons or objects within a facility and listing information relating to visits by persons or objects at different locations. The locator system includes portable wireless transmitters for transmitting identification codes and portable wireless tran ...


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Charles E Hill: Electronic catalog system and method. Charles E Hill & Associates, Bose McKinney & Evans, October 10, 2000: US06131088 (157 worldwide citation)

Methods for accessing product information data and detecting pirated copies of a serialized software program include transmitting a data request query related to a selected product from a remote computer to a main computer, identifying a subset of product data related to the selected product stored ...


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Stefan Burger, Klaus Peter Oberle: Device for fastening an excitation element in a metal waveguide of an antenna and for electrically connecting the same to a coaxial line arranged outside the waveguide. Endress Hauser Co, Bose McKinney & Evans, July 11, 2000: US06088001 (142 worldwide citation)

A device is provided for fastening an excitation element (2) in a metal waveguide (3) of an antenna (1) and for electrically connecting the same to a coaxial line (4) arranged outside the waveguide (3), and which is cost effective and in which low power losses occur. The device comprises a basic mem ...