SOURCE: Awarepoint


April 08, 2015 11:00 ET

Awarepoint Introduces Bluetooth Low Energy for Real-Time Location Systems in Healthcare

New BLE/Wi-Fi RTLS Platform Enables Increasingly Mobile Healthcare Ecosystem

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 8, 2015) - Awarepoint Corporation, a leader in healthcare real-time location systems (RTLS), today announced the introduction of its Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) RTLS platform. The BLE platform meets the evolving needs of healthcare RTLS while taking advantage of an organization's existing Wi-Fi network for system management and data transfer. Leveraging the company's ten years of industry experience and expertise, Awarepoint has developed this patent-pending BLE platform to enable a connected and integrated healthcare ecosystem. Built on this new BLE platform, Awarepoint's mobile location-based services will play an integral part in the Internet of Things (IoT).

"Listening to the feedback from our customer base and from the larger healthcare market, we've developed an enterprise BLE RTLS platform that can deliver location based services for the entire range of healthcare use cases," shared Tim Roche, Awarepoint CEO. "Our platform's increased focus on mobility and standardization expand our ability to impact health systems by enhancing patient and visitor experience, reducing costs, and improving outcomes." 

Awarepoint will continue to build and leverage strong relationships with industry leading client partners, IT infrastructure providers, and other healthcare technology leaders. Awarepoint's new BLE platform will enable this collaborative healthcare IT ecosystem where powerful data analytics drive continuous healthcare improvement.

To learn more about BLE for RTLS and Awarepoint's vision for the future of the industry, visit the Awarepoint booth at HIMSS 2015, #2573. You can also learn more at

About Awarepoint
Awarepoint delivers the healthcare industry's only cloud-based, Real-time Location System (RTLS) on a single platform of integrated software, technology and managed services. The company delivers rapid-time-to-impact implementations, with room- and bay-level accuracy. Awarepoint's solution addresses all requirements associated with delivering RTLS applications for use in dynamic, technologically and operationally challenging environments. Awarepoint's experience and solutions power the largest healthcare RTLS deployments in the world. For more information, visit