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Smart Healthcare

LoRa Technology’s low power, low cost and reliable performance make it suitable for critical smart healthcare applications. IoT solutions comprised of LoRa®-based sensors and gateways can monitor high-risk patients or systems around the clock, ensuring health and medical safety are never overlooked.

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LoRa Edge™ is a new, highly versatile and low power software defined LoRa-based platform that will enable a wide portfolio of applications for indoor and outdoor asset management, targeting industrial, building, home, agriculture, transportation, and logistics markets.
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LoRaWAN™ & NB-IoT
Complementary Solutions Based on Your Needs
Compare LoRaWAN and NB-IoT side by side Which wireless network solution is right for your application? Compare the qualities of low power wide area network (LPWAN) solutions side by side in this helpful infographic.
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Real-World Deployments

See how LoRa Technology is improving human health and livelihood in these real-world smart healthcare applications.

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Food Safety Temperature Monitoring

CM Systems, LLC, in collaboration with Laird Connectivity, integrated LoRa devices into ComplianceMate, a food safety temperature monitoring solution utilized by retailers such as Shake Shack, Five Guys, Hard Rock Cafe, City Barbeque, and Hattie B's, preventing inventory loss due to unsafe food storage temperatures. 

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IoT-Connected Hearing Aids

Sonova and Semtech jointly developed an advanced radio system for a new generation of hearing aids, enabling support for multiple radio protocols in the 2.4GHz band, as well as effective operation on very low power.

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Alzheimer Patient Tracking

Lineable’s wearable tracking devices, equipped with LoRa Technology, alert caregivers when Alzheimer patients leave a designated safe zone to ensure around-the-clock safety in the absence of supervision.

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Dementia Patient Location

CareBand’s discreet wearable devices leverage the geolocation features of LoRa Technology to track dementia patients’ locations in real-time.

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Smart Wearables for Kids & Seniors

Movtek’s LoRa-based smart watches and bracelets track the location of children and senior citizens to bring peace of mind to families and caregivers. 

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Skier Safety Monitoring

TalkPool and Wuerth ITensis utilize LoRa-based devices to track the location and safety risk of ski school students while on the slopes of the Swiss Alps.  

In the News

Articles and press coverage of LoRa-based smart healthcare solutions are featured below. 

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Increasing Food Safety and Spoilage Prevention in the IoT Era

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, it is estimated that nearly one third of the food produced (about 1.3 billion tons) globally is not consumed. To help tackle this billion-dollar problem, an innovative solution is being deployed to detect one of the key factors driving food waste: Spoilage due to fluctuations in temperature. Read more
Health Data Management

As app and IoT device use rises, so do security concerns

Across the healthcare industry, the use of apps and devices connected to the Internet of Things are viewed as the most promising ways to engage consumers in their care. Read more

Application Briefs

Learn more about specific applications of LoRa Technology in smart healthcare.

Medical refrigerators hold medications, vaccines and blood that are costly or difficult to replace. Losing power or altering temperatures can compromise refrigerator contents. A smart monitoring solution with LoRa Technology can minimize risk and prevent Medical refrigerators hold medications, vaccines and blood that are costly or difficult to replace. Losing power or altering temperatures can compromise refrigerator contents. A smart monitoring solution with LoRa Technology can minimize risk and prevent costly losses.
Medical Fridge
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Around the clock fall detection monitoring of the elderly is needed in some communities. LoRa Technology provides a low cost IoT solution. Around the clock fall detection monitoring of the elderly is needed in some communities. LoRa Technology provides a low cost IoT solution.
Fall Detection
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