Emergency doctors save valuable time because patient data arrive ahead of the ambulance.
It’s almost a cliché in films or on TV: an ambulance arrives, an emergency doctor rushes up to it. “Heartbeat? Blood pressure? Medication? Get the operation theatre ready!”
Thanks to EVERAI, such scenes might soon seem hopelessly outdated. This innovation project by imec and several partners wants to ensure that everything’s ready before a patient arrives at the emergency ward.
The goal is to install EVERAI in ambulances. The system:
The result is a swifter hospital admission. That’s a good thing for the doctor, who works more efficiently. For the patient, who gets a better treatment. And for society, which saves costs.
EVERAI runs from January to December 2020. The project is supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology. Several partners each contribute in a unique way:
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