Welcome to the next post in our series of Product Snapshots in the Australian healthtech sector.
Say hello to MePACS Solo Watch.
In one sentence, describe your product?
MePACS Solo is a wearable tech device designed for older adults with in-built fall detection that can connect the wearer to a 24-hour response centre in the event that they experience a fall.
What industry challenge is the MePACS Solo Watch tackling?
Wearable devices for seniors that allow them to get help quickly especially if they are unable to move.
What makes the MePACS Solo Watch unique in the market?
It is a smartwatch that is specifically designed to automatically detect falls in older adults.
What is the biggest risk to the company?
Older adults unwilling to use new technology because they are used to more traditional medical devices.
What does success look like for the MePACS Solo Watch?
Having customers tell us how this device has made them feel safer and live a more independent and active life at home.
Why should a customer use the MePACS Solo Watch?
The MePACS Solo Watch can give not only the wearer peace of mind but their family and caregivers. We have a 24-hour response centre, so no matter what time of the day or night seniors can feel assured that they will get help quickly and be able to speak to a real person. The person is then able to assess the situation and determine whether an emergency contact needs to be alerted or an ambulance needs to be called depending on the severity of the situation.
How do we find out more?