Software, Physiologic Monitoring, Remote Alarm
Definition : Physiologic monitoring software designed to operate remote alarms, control/monitor a limited number of their functions, and/or process data obtained while gathering information about a patient's physiologic parameters. This software is intended to work only with one or a few models of physiologic monitors or monitoring systems, usually from the same manufacturer. The software may perform a variety of algorithms to facilitate the analysis of the monitored parameters, such as the reason for the alarm and/or the room number of the patient whose status triggered the alarm. Physiologic monitoring remote alarm software is intended for use with alarm systems placed in hallways and/or multipatient rooms, helping the healthcare staff obtain ready access to real time patient alarm information.
Entry Terms : "Remote Alarm Physiologic Monitoring Software" , "Alarm Management Monitoring Software"
UMDC code : 26735