Connected Medical Devices

Medical device companies around the world choose Sierra Wireless to unlock the benefits of the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) for connected medical devices.

Read Transforming Healthcare with Connectivity by Beecham Research

Business Opportunities

Avoid Technical Issues with Predictive Maintenance

Whether it’s a ventilator or a blood gas analyzer, a malfunctioning medical device isn’t just an operational inconvenience – it can mean the difference between life and death. Connected medical devices enable manufacturers to receive alerts on the status of devices, remotely identify issues and take corrective steps to ensure that medical devices are always working optimally.

Ensure Your Medical Devices Are Always Connected

Don’t be at the mercy of on-site IT systems which can be interrupted by outages and congestion. Choose cellular connectivity so your medical devices are always connected and communicating with backend systems.

Streamline Healthcare Operations and Improve Patient Outcomes

Obtain vital medical data in a quick, secure and scalable way. Connectivity enables both medical device manufacturers and healthcare providers to drive better patient outcomes.

Use Cases

Understanding Connected Medical Devices

Companies are relying on Sierra Wireless to connect a variety of medical devices for a range of use cases:

Blood Analysis

One of the early pioneers of automated blood gas analysis leveraged Sierra Wireless to connect its blood analyzers to its backend system. Using a gateway from Sierra Wireless’ AirLink® series, the company connected over 2,000 blood analyzers deployed in hospitals around the world.

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Tumor Therapy

Sierra Wireless also works with an oncology company that sells an FDA-approved device to disrupt cell division and inhibit brain cancer. By using a gateway from Sierra Wireless’ AirLink® series bundled with Sierra’s SMART Connectivity with Global Coverage, the company was able to connect its machines to its backend system and seamlessly transmit patient data to clinical operations centers.

Technology Overview

Bring Your Medical Devices Online

Build the right IoT solution to connect your medical devices by choosing from a comprehensive range of products designed to support each layer of the IoT stack:

Cellular routers and gateways to easily connect your medical devices on the field.

Multi-operator coverage through a single pane of glass ensures that your medical devices are always connected regardless of where they are deployed.

Get the best of our hardware and connectivity offerings in one solution. Accelerate your IoT deployment with cellular modules and routers, including embedded SIMs, pre-connected to global mobile networks.

Octave™, the all-in-one edge-to-cloud solution, to connect your industrial assets to the cloud. It integrates all the components of your Industrial IoT infrastructure into one solution so you no longer have to build your IIoT application from scratch.

Learn more about our other solutions here
Analyst Report

Healthcare Leapfrogs into an IoT Future

In these unprecedented times, healthcare's IoT transformation has accelerated. Read Beecham Research's special report to learn how connectivity is making healthcare operations more resilient, efficient, and ultimately improving patient outcomes.


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