SOURCE: Capsule Tech, Inc.

Capsule Tech, Inc.

November 04, 2009 07:45 ET

Capsule Growth and Momentum Continues

Leading Medical Device Connectivity Provider Continues to Expand Customer Base

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - November 4, 2009) - Capsule (, the leading provider of medical device connectivity, today announced recent additions to its rapidly expanding list of hospitals that have implemented their solution.

Over 425 hospitals are currently using Capsule's proven medical device connectivity solution, with over 20 new hospitals joining in the last quarter alone. When asked, customers have stated that they have chosen Capsule because of their proven solution and their vendor neutral approach to connectivity. Some of the newest organizations Capsule has signed include: Metro Health (Grand Rapids, MI), Watertown Regional Medical Center (Watertown, WI), and Centura Health (Englewood, CO).

Capsule is committed to continuing its growth and to meeting and exceeding the needs of their customers, partners, and the industry as a whole. Proof of this commitment is shown through Capsule's recent release of the innovative Capsule Neuron™ platform and new Enterprise Connectivity Solution. Capsule's new platform and solution now gives hospitals the ability to realize the benefits of device connectivity across the enterprise, not just high acuity but low acuity as well. And it features a flexible design that adapts to clinical work processes and works with existing technologies.

"I am extremely proud of the Capsule team and their ability to break new ground by extending our industry leading solution across the healthcare enterprise. The Capsule team didn't do this alone. They worked closely with both clinical users and IT professionals to define a truly flexible platform and unique user oriented solution. With our new Enterprise Connectivity Solution we continue to connect any medical device to any enterprise system in both high and low acuity care areas of the hospital enabling us to meet our goal of improving patient care and safety around the world," said John Douglass, President, Capsule Tech, Inc.

About The Capsule Neuron™

Capsule's Enterprise Connectivity Solution is enabled by the innovative Capsule Neuron platform. The Capsule Neuron is the first intelligent touch-screen platform dedicated to managing device connectivity at the bedside and is the key component of Capsule's solutions. The Capsule Neuron has numerous benefits including display of connectivity status at the bedside, immediate alert at the bedside for quicker troubleshooting, easy access with the touch screen interface, data caching, and wireless communication that reduces clutter. For more information about the Capsule Neuron, visit

About Capsule's Enterprise Connectivity Solution™

Capsule's Enterprise Connectivity Solution is the only solution that will truly adapt to the environment it operates in. Its design gives hospitals the option to deploy connectivity throughout the enterprise so that all departments, not just high acuity, can enjoy the value that device integration has to offer. And it completely integrates with existing or planned caregiver work processes and allows a facility to leverage existing technologies. For more information about Capsule's new Enterprise Connectivity Solution, visit

About Capsule

For more than 12 years, Capsule has been the world's leading, award-winning provider of solutions for medical device connectivity. The company has established market leadership through its FDA 510(k) cleared software and medical grade hardware products, its unique expertise in device protocols and firmware, and through its strong partnerships with major medical device manufacturers and HIS companies. Capsule's solutions are proven, with over 415 installations at leading healthcare facilities worldwide and its technology is secure, with the largest installed device driver library and with proven connectivity to over 30,000 devices and transmission of over 187 billion clinical data elements. Furthermore, Capsule is continually recognized as the leader in the industry receiving the 2008 Frost & Sullivan Global Technology Leadership Award as well as the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and Fast 500 EMEA Awards. And, with the introduction of the Capsule Neuron™ platform and Enterprise Connectivity Solution, Capsule will continue to be the leader, by working with our partners to develop and implement solutions that meet the short and long term patient safety needs of hospitals today. For more information, please visit the company's Web site at or contact the Company's U.S. Marketing & Public Relations at 978-482-2337.