The Birth of Masimo: How Project Stork and SET® Pulse Oximetry Revolutionized Neonatal Care
Masimo is a global medical technology company that develops and produces a wide array of industry-leading monitoring technologies, including innovative measurements, sensors, patient monitors, and connectivity solutions. In 1995, Masimo debuted SET® Measure-through Motion and Low Perfusion™ pulse oximetry, estimated to be used on more than 100 million patients annually. In 2005, Masimo introduced rainbow® Pulse CO-Oximetry, allowing noninvasive and continuous monitoring of additional physiologic parameters that previously could only be measured invasively, such as total hemoglobin (SpHb®). We continue to advance noninvasive monitoring, connectivity, and automation with innovations like the Root® patient monitoring and connectivity hub and the Patient SafetyNet™ supplemental remote monitoring solution.
“Improving patient outcomes, reducing the cost of care, and taking noninvasive monitoring to new sites and applications.™”
Masimo is committed to improving patient outcomes and reducing cost of care by working with dedicated hospital staff to convert healthcare institutions around the world to Masimo SET® pulse oximetry technology. We are accomplishing this goal through partnering with our patient monitoring companies and caregivers and creating innovative, cost-effective acquisition programs for Masimo SET® products for the benefit of the patients.
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The Neuro Anaesthesia & Critical Care Society (NACCS) evolved from the Neurosurgical Anaesthetists’ Travelling Club (NATC) founded in 1965. This is the official web site of the society promoting its objective “the advancement of education for the public
benefit in the science of neuro anaesthesia and neuro critical care”