ForaCare and RollTech Jointly Develop FORA, A Connected Health Watch

ForaCare has designed a new wearable watch that captures measurements from a number of FORA Bluetooth enabled medical devices with the help of RollTech and the use of their Aster MT2502 system-on-chip (SoC).
 
 
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NEIHU, Taiwan - April 12, 2015 - PRLog -- ForaCare has designed a new wearable watch that captures measurements from a number of FORA Bluetooth enabled medical devices with the help of RollTech and the use of their Aster MT2502 system-on-chip (SoC). “We leveraged Mediatek Aster SoC’s excellent wireless connectivity capability to design a wearable connected health solution for ForaCare. This development of the FORA Smart Watch makes uploading data easy for the end-user” said Mrs. Huiling Liu, President and CEO of RollTech Technology Co., Limited.

“FORA Smart Watch is more than your current wearables in the market. It not only captures data but uploads that data to our cloud-based telehealth solution.  Its ability to act as a gateway provides the end-user with complete flexibility for sending vital health data to their physician or case manager.  It’s a powerful tool that connects the healthcare professional with their patients anytime and anywhere” said Sophia Wu CEO at ForaCare.

FORA Smart Watch Key Features

Captures data
from blood glucose, blood pressure, weight, temperature and pulse oximeter for Bluetooth enabled FORA devices.

Activity monitor – track steps, and elevation climbed

Uploads to the cloud - Using cellular data, the FORA Smart Watch is able to transmit the end-user’s measurements to a secure web-based portal, allowing healthcare professionals to remotely monitor their patients

Alert messaging – From the cloud, messages like “don’t forget to take your medication” can be sent to the watch

Service Call – Pre-program a specific number, either a loved-one or a local care facility. By the touch of a button, the FORA Smart Watch is able to a place call to this number.

“The FORA connected health watch is an excellent example of an innovative health related device addressing the needs of the aging population around the world. MediaTek is inclusive and aims to help people live better through technology. With MediaTek’s highly integrated, easy-to-deploy Aster MT2502 SoC and software, customers can rapidly commercialize products.” said Mr. YuChuan Yang, Deputy General Manager of Wearables at MediaTek

The FORA Smart Watch will launch into market this coming Spring 2015.

About ForaCare

ForaCare Inc., located in Moorpark, California, offers is a robust product line to consumers and medical professionals in the healthcare industry. We specialize in diabetes and hypertension management, and are dedicated to the design and development of accurate and state-of-the-art medical devices within the healthcare market. We also are the leader in Telehealth cloud solutions with our web-based FORA 24/7 HealthView Cloud. With Bluetooth devices connecting to our mobile applications and auto-upload to our cloud, doctors, family members and caregivers have access to real-time data from any computer or smartphone with a web browser.  ForaCare also offers a professional line of medical devices tailored to the healthcare professional who need to monitor multiple patients from one centralized device, which will capture multiple parameters and is easily transported and integrated with their medical records database.

To find out more information about ForaCare Inc, please visit www.foracare.com and/or call 1-888-307-8188.

About RollTech Technology Co., Limited

RollTech is a company providing embedded software and value-added service for mobile and wearable and IoT. For mobile phone, RollTech provides Java virtual machine, content distribution platform and applications. For wearable and IoT, RollTech has leading software technology and experience on Mediatek wearable and IoT chipsets, and provides both device side and cloud side software. RollTech cooperates with China manufacturers with product shipment experience in worldwide since 2007. The company offers you the connection to connect to more than 70 ODM/OEMs in China. For more information, please contact contact@rolltech.com.tw or visit: www.rolltech.com.tw.

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