U.S. healthcare facilities are getting closer to making Medical Body Area Networks a reality. A new website has been launched so hospitals can formally register their deployments of MBANs, which support wireless patient monitoring to transmit patient health data over a short range at low power levels.

The networks are envisioned as a platform to support multiple wireless body-worn sensors used for measuring and recording physiological parameters, as well as other patient information, and for performing diagnostic and therapeutic functions.

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