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RTX Healthcare at HIMSS '08

Wednesday, February 20, 2008 General News J E 4
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NOERRESUNDBY, Denmark, February 19 RTXHealthcare, a leading manufacturer of advanced remote monitoring solutionsfor telehealth and telemedicine, will show its cutting edge open architecturetelehealth products in Hall A - Booth 640 at the HIMSS '08 Annual Conference& Exhibition in Orlando, Florida 24-28 February.

"HIMSS '08 will be the first time that RTX Healthcare showcases itsRTX3370 Telehealth Monitor in North America," says Bjarne Flou, CEO of RTXHealthcare. "This is the result of RTX Healthcare expanding its businessdirectly into the USA, with the establishment of a sales, support and productdistribution center in San Jose, California, during 2007. We are looking verymuch forward to this opportunity to present our products to the Americanhealthcare industry" adds Bjarne Flou.

The RTX3370 Telehealth Monitor, which is based on open standards andarchitecture, collects vital signs from peripheral devices and subjectivepatient information from patient questionnaires, and transmits the datadirectly to the Telehealth or disease management company's own clinicalinformation system. The list of peripheral devices certified for using withthe Telehealth Monitor includes scales, blood pressure monitors, bloodglucose meters, peak flow meters, SpO2 meters and ECG recorders from majormedical device manufacturers. The RTX3370 Telehealth Monitor is extremelysimple and intuitive to use for elderly patients. Furthermore, the RTXHealthcare business model is quite unique in the market, as RTX sells itsRTX3370 Telehealth Monitor for a one-off fee and not, unlike most others, asan integrated product with its own proprietary clinical information back-endsolution.

About RTX Healthcare

RTX Healthcare focuses on helping people suffering from chronic diseasesto live a better and more fulfilling and longer life with their disease. RTXHealthcare specializes in the development and manufacture of wireless medicaldevices for remote monitoring. It is RTX Healthcare's vision to be the knownand recognized market leader in the healthcare industry at delivering themost appropriate and cost-effective telehealth solutions. RTX Healthcare is adivision of RTX Telecom A/S, which is based in Denmark with offices inCalifornia, Romania and Hong Kong. RTX Telecom A/S is listed on the NordicStock Exchange, Copenhagen (OMX). For further information, please visit:http://www.rtx.dk.(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080219/293533-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080219/293533-b )

SOURCE RTX Healthcare A/S
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