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Soom Launches Mobile App That Notifies Patients, Caregivers and Nurses of Medical Device Recalls

SoomSafety is the first mobile app to close the information gap between the U.S. FDA, manufacturers and medical device users 

July 15, 2019

BOSTON – Soom, a pioneer in utilizing barcode and knowledge graph technologies to bridge information gaps between data sources and physical products, has introduced SoomSafety, an iOS mobile app that allows users to scan a medical device and receive instructions for use, safety and recall information directly from the device manufacturer and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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The Future of Healthcare with Charlie Kim, President and CEO of Soom

July 8, 2019

The lack of interoperability between siloed systems is one of the biggest challenges in healthcare. It’s unrealistic to believe the solution is moving to single instances of systems within complex global manufacturers and large provider networks where acquisition is critical.

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The Future of Healthcare with Charlie Kim, President and CEO of Soom

June 4, 2019

The lack of interoperability between siloed systems is one of the biggest challenges in healthcare. It’s unrealistic to believe the solution is moving to single instances of systems within complex global manufacturers and large provider networks where acquisition is critical. 

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Karma Network Q&A with Charlie Kim

April 12, 2019

Once he found out a device his daughter used to breathe had been recalled without his knowledge, Soom CEO, Charlie Kim, found a way to link database info to medical devices to put patients in control of their own health. Learn more in the Karma Network Q&A.

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Technology Enables Compliance with Upcoming EU Medical Device Regulation

March 14, 2019

Soom, a pioneer in utilizing barcode technology to bridge information gaps between data sources and physical products, announced a solution that enables compliance with the electronic instructions for use (eIFU) requirements (from EU No. 207/2012) included in the European Union’s upcoming Medical Device Regulation (MDR).