Konica Minolta Healthcare Unveils Innovative Wireless Handheld Ultrasound Solution for High-Quality Point-of-Care Imaging
Thursday, July 13, 2023
Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc. has recently announced the launch of PocketPro H2, a wireless handheld ultrasound device designed for point-of-care applications. This innovative solution, distributed in the US through a partnership with Healcerion, brings a new level of flexibility and affordability to ultrasound imaging in both human and veterinary settings.
The PocketPro H2 is specifically optimized for various applications, including musculoskeletal (MSK), pain management, vascular access, and needle guidance. It offers excellent image quality, making it ideal for assessing soft tissue conditions such as tears, inflammation, and joint instability in muscles, ligaments, tendons, and cartilage. The device is designed with ergonomics in mind, offering a lighter and more user-friendly experience for point-of-care practitioners. Its intuitive interface supports one-handed operation, ensuring ease-of-use and confidence in every scan.
The portability of the PocketPro H2 further enhances workflow efficiency, allowing easy sharing of ultrasound images within the care team. This facilitates improved patient diagnosis, intervention coordination, and treatment planning. The device wirelessly connects to iOS and Android smart devices via a dedicated app, enabling image viewing at the point-of-care or wherever needed. Additionally, the PocketPro H2 is fully DICOM compatible, enabling seamless integration with any vendor PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System).
Konica Minolta's PocketPro H2 expands their range of ultrasound solutions tailored for MSK, sports medicine, pain management imaging, interventions, and veterinary applications. The company provides comprehensive support for the handheld device, including remote installation, technical assistance, and access to educational resources. With the addition of the PocketPro H2, Konica Minolta offers a complete portfolio of ultrasound solutions for high-quality imaging at the point of care.
The introduction of this wireless handheld ultrasound device marks a significant advancement in point-of-care imaging capabilities. Konica Minolta Healthcare is excited to provide clinicians with the PocketPro H2, empowering them to harness the full potential of ultrasound in their daily practice. With its convenience and versatility, this advanced device is poised to revolutionize healthcare by bringing ultrasound to the forefront of medical diagnostics in the 21st century.