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February 01, 2011 08:00 ET

Demand for the Capsule Neuron™ Continues to Grow

The Capsule Neuron Now Operates in Facilities Across the US With Record Installations for 2010

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - February 1, 2011) - Capsule, the leading provider of medical device connectivity, today announced that they've sold over 1,100 Capsule Neurons to more than 35 hospitals in less than 10 months since its release. Leading facilities such as Parkview Health and Mercy Health System chose the Capsule Neuron because of its revolutionary design that integrates with existing technologies and clinical workflows.

The Capsule Neuron, officially released at HIMSS 2010, is the first intelligent touch-screen platform dedicated to managing device connectivity at the bedside. It is the key component of Capsule's Enterprise Medical Device Connectivity Solution; a vendor-neutral, patient-centric solution that allows hospitals to connect virtually any medical device to any information system, in any department of the hospital. 

One of the main reasons for the success of the Capsule Neuron can be attributed to its scalability and flexibility. Its revolutionary design easily integrates with the clinical workflow and actually adapts to the environment it operates in. Proof of this can be found with Capsule's release of their Mobile Vitals Plus™ application in September. Mobile Vitals Plus enables the automatic collection, validation and submission of vitals to the EMR right from the point of care by mounting Capsule Neuron on the roll stand with the spot check monitor the hospital is already using. This means that vitals are available in near real-time in the patient's record for improved direct patient care time and enhanced clinical decision making.

The Capsule Neuron simply provides hospitals with a flexible, field upgradeable design that will meet their current device connectivity needs across the enterprise and can grow as their needs grow. In fact, it will continue to expand to feature solutions that enable an optimized workflow and address the challenges around managing association at the bedside; all designed with the clinician in mind to ensure the delivery of patient-centric care solutions that fit the way the nurse and the hospital works.

For more information about the Capsule Neuron, visit To schedule a demonstration or to receive additional information, please call (978) 482-2337.

About Capsule's Enterprise Device 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 such as barcoding for positive patient identification and allows a facility to leverage existing technologies.

About Capsule
For more than 14 years, Capsule has been the world's leading, award-winning provider of solutions for medical device connectivity. Our leadership is made possible through our 510(k) cleared software and medical grade hardware products, our unique expertise in device protocols and firmware, and our strong partnerships with nearly every major medical device manufacturer and HIS company. Our proven Enterprise Medical Device Connectivity Solution, chosen by over 670 facilities, features a patient-centric, vendor neutral design that allows hospitals to connect virtually any medical device, to any information system, in any unit of the hospital. Featuring the innovative Capsule Neuron™ platform, the solution actually integrates with existing technologies and infrastructures and works within the established or planned caregiver work processes. Furthermore, Capsule's solution is completely flexible and scalable thereby allowing a hospital to grow as their needs grow to meet their short and long term connectivity, patient care, and safety needs. 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.

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