‘The Best of BabyTech Awards’ Selects TempTraq® Wearable Bluetooth Thermometer as the Winner of the Healthy Baby Category at CES®
January 10, 2018
CLEVELAND (Jan. 10, 2018) – Yesterday, Living in Digital Times (LIDT), producers of the Baby Tech Summit at CES, along with media partner Hearst’s Good Housekeeping, announced TempTraq® as the winner in the ‘Healthy Baby’ category at the third annual The Best of Baby Tech Awards at CES® 2018.
TempTraq®, the first wearable, Bluetooth® temperature monitor, continuously senses, records and transmits body temperature for up to 48 hours to a mobile device through its free downloadable app. And now, parents and doctors have the ability to remotely monitor real-time temperature data from anywhere through its new secure TempTraq Connect service (a secure, HIPAA-compliant service supported by the Google Healthcare Cloud Platform).
The Best of BabyTech Awards, held annually at CES® in Las Vegas, Nevada, is a one-of-a-kind competition to recognize the best-of-the-best in fertility, pregnancy and baby technology and products. Submissions were accepted from brands and products in five categories: Baby Eats, Baby Learn & Play, Baby Safety, Fertility & Pregnancy and Healthy Baby. Winners from each category were selected through a combination of esteemed judges’, including experts from the iconic Good Housekeeping Institute, and a public, online vote.
“We are honored to have TempTraq selected as a Best of BabyTech Awards 2018 winner, and we’re excited to continue to help further advance the latest innovations in connected nurseries and smart baby offerings,” said John Gannon, president and CEO of Blue Spark Technologies.
TempTraq can monitor body temperature continuously for 24 or 48 hours. The patches are available for $19.99 and $24.99, respectively, at CVS, Kroger, Amazon.com and Target.com.
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About Blue Spark Technologies, Inc.
Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, Blue Spark Technologies, Inc. is the leader in developing thin, flexible, printed power solutions for printed electronic systems, including solutions developed utilizing their thin, flexible proprietary battery technology. Blue Spark Technologies’ latest patented innovation, TempTraq®, is the only Bluetooth®, wearable temperature monitor in the form of a soft, comfortable patch that continuously, safely and comfortably, monitors body temperature for up to 24 or 48 hours and sends alerts to Apple® or Android™ compatible mobile devices.
The company’s TempTraq Connect HIPAA-compliant service supported by Google Healthcare Cloud Platform allows parents and caregivers to monitor body temperature from anywhere. It also allows direct integration with health care provider electronic health records (EHR) systems and central nurse’s stations, providing a secure method of storing patient health care data.
TempTraq has shown proven efficacy in the most demanding environments, including University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and Akron Children’s Hospital, as well as several other leading hospitals. The TempTraq system is scalable and can support a single hospital or a multi-hospital/physician group healthcare system.
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