15
Jul

next-gen dna sequencing

Next-gen DNA sequencing An early-stage biotechnology company came to Syncro with a project in need of immediate rescue.  The Alpha software developed by their current vendor lacked key features, couldn’t support sequencing, and crashed frequently.  The current vendor had oversold their capabilities; this was further complicated by poor communications and missed expectations as the work was largely done off-shore. The
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17
Dec

MULTIDRUG-RESISTANT ORGANISM DETECTION AND GUIDANCE

MULTIDRUG-RESISTANT ORGANISM DETECTION AND GUIDANCE The development challenge for this company was to allow their embedded hardware vendor to develop the instrument control system in parallel with a separate effort to develop software for the external User Interface, data storage, and reporting modules. Syncro Medical designed and implemented the Windows-based User Interface for this new instrument to enter tests, track
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18
Jul

Programmer App for Implantable Device

Programmer App for Implantable Device An established medical product manufacturer is developing a new implantable device.  it will be linked wirelessly to separate control units ("programmers") to be used by the physician and the patient.  Each programmer app will run on a standard mobile device - a tablet for the physician and a smartphone for the patient.  Following an extensive
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18
Jul

CPAP Monitoring App

CPAP Monitoring App Commonly, CPAP insurance reimbursement is contingent on patient compliance and proper use of the device.  In order to maximize reimbursement for its Durable Medical Equipment (DME) vendors, this CPAP manufacturer engaged Syncro Medical to develop a mobile medical app to improve patient utilization via coaching and education.  Syncro Medical architected a process in which the patient's phone
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18
Jul

Caregiver/Therapist Support Apps

Caregiver/Therapist Support Apps To meet competitive pressures, this manufacturer of patient ventilators needed two separate companion apps - one for caregivers, the other for therapists.  Syncro Medical designed and implemented a Caregiver App to allow remote monitoring of a patient ventilator from an iPad via standard Bluetooth.  This allowed the caregiver to safely move to other areas of the patient's
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18
Jul

Questionnaire App

Questionnaire App A medical device manufacturer came to Syncro Medical with an urgent request for a mobile app to be used for upcoming clinical trials.  The concept was to use an Android tablet as the platform for a questionnaire app that the patient was required to fill out each day as part of the clinical trial.  In parallel, Syncro Medical
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14
Jun

Microvascular Analysis Instrument

Microvascular Analysis Instrument Syncro Medical joined this client's developing team to provide the software engineering for a pioneering, non-invasive instrument producing high-contrast microvascular patient images during surgery.  We have played a critical role in jump-starting the requirements phase through our proven combination of rapid prototyping and user stories.  Because of our broad experience, we know the right questions to ask,
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14
Jun

Patient Warming System

Patient Warming System When a major corporation entered the medical market through acquisition, Syncro Medical was brought in to provide guidance and assistance with issues related to the acquired software-enabled products.  We deployed a Syncro software/hardware team to make needed enhancements, update documentation, and to fix some longstanding embedded issues closely related to the hardware. How Our Team Helped Embedded/Real-Time
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14
Jun

Sleep & Respiratory System

Sleep & Respiratory System For over 10 years, Syncro Medical has developed software for sleep and respiratory products.  For one major manufacturer, we developed the embedded software required to integrate modern communications into their instruments.  More recently, Syncro Medical developed custom mobile medical apps to track patient compliance information and to provide assistance and information to caregivers.  Throughout the relationship,
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14
Jun

Neurological/Psychiatric Treatment System

Neurological/Psychiatric Treatment System When a startup firm secured funding to develop an innovative, first-to-market Transcranial Magnetic Simulation system, they entrusted Syncro Medical to handle all of the development. We designed and implemented software to facilitate clinician user interaction as well as management of the therapy session.  Patient prescription and treatment information is maintained in a separate web-based database application also
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