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Posted by on Jan 29, 2013 in CES 2013, tech news | 0 comments

FDA Approve RP-VITA Robot

The RP-VITA by Health Touch was developed in partnership with iRobot. The RP-VITA is the first tele-medicine robot designed for remote doctor to patient consult. The FDA clearance for tele-medicine consults includes patient monitoring in per-operative, peri-operative, and post-surgical settings. The RP-VITA can also be used in the following areas:  cardiovascular, critical care, neurological, prenatal, and psychological. The estimated cost is $4000 per month to purchase and operate.