It contributes to about 1,000 deaths each day—and the incidence of hypertension is projected to increase in the coming years.¹
Home Monitoring can help, but there are challenges.
Home monitoring can help provide caregivers with a more complete picture of a patient’s health, providing valuable data to support treatment decisions. However, current solutions come up short: ⁶
Here’s the good news.
Clinician-connected remote patient monitoring has proven to help get patients to their target blood pressure.⁵ Trust a home monitoring solution that delivers on accuracy and connectivity.
Welch Allyn Home Blood Pressure Monitors and Scale
Designed to deliver the accurate data clinicians expect while being simple and comfortable for patients
Our clinical-grade devices provide accurate home readings that clinicians can trust, from a leading brand in vital signs monitoring for more than 100 years.
1 American Heart Association and American Stroke Association. 2017 Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics Update.
2 Mayo Clinic. High blood pressure dangers: Hypertension’s effects on your body. Mayo Clinic website. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-pressure/in-depth/high-blood-pressure/art-20045868. February 18, 2014. Accessed October 17, 2016.
3 World Heart Federation. Cardiovascular disease: Risk factors. World Heart Federation website. http://www.world-heart-federation.org/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/Fact_sheets/2012/PressBackgrounderApril2012RiskFactors.pdf. Accessed October 17, 2016.
4 The American Heart Association recommends an automatic, cuff-style, bicep (upper arm) monitor. Wrist and finger monitors are not recommended because they yield less reliable readings.
5 Green B et al. Effectiveness of Home Blood Pressure Monitoring, Web Communication, and Pharmacist Care on Hypertension Control. JAMA 2008;299(24):2857-2867.
⁶ Welch Allyn RPM Physician Research Study. April 2016
⁷ Home Blood Pressure Monitor Motion Tolerance Clinical Study, August 2016
Welch Allyn Home connected devices work in conjunction with the Welch Allyn Home Hypertension Program. The Welch Allyn Home™ software is not intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, treatment or prevention of disease. It is not intended as a substitute for a medical care by a healthcare provider. It is not intended for emergency use or real-time monitoring.
Welch Allyn Home Blood Pressure Monitors
Our home blood pressure monitors combine the clinical quality and accuracy you count on with simple, one-button operation for fast and comfortable readings. It is no wonder 95% of physicians surveyed would recommend a Welch Allyn blood pressure device over comparably priced options.⁶
Captures blood pressure readings while cuff is inflating to maximize comfort
Irregular heartbeat and motion indicators
Welch Allyn Home Scale
Its sleek and durable design includes a wide footprint and low profile for better stability.
High capacity – up to 441 lbs (200 kg)
No-slip surface, wide footprint and low profile
Carpet feet help provide more accurate readings when used on the carpet (included)