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Soom in the News

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).

Press Release

Soom Introduces Solution to Modernize Electronic Instructions for Use with First-of-its-Kind Mobile Scanning Feature

Soom technology enables compliance with the upcoming EU Medical Device Regulation, and opens the door to improved patient engagement and safety

March 11, 2019

BOSTON – Soom, a pioneer in utilizing barcode technology to bridge information gaps between data sources and physical products, announces today 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). The solution is the first to offer medical device manufacturers the option to develop a mobile scanning application that eliminates the search process and guards against user error. It’s also the only solution that automatically delivers IFU in a user’s preferred language, providing quicker access to this critical information.