- Founded: 2014
- CEO: Jeff Pompeo
- Size of Facility: 3000 sq ft
- Company Size: 8
- Funding Source: Grants (e.g. SBIR, CRCF, CIT), Investor Funded
- Development Stage: On the market
CareTaker Medical is a well-funded Medical Device startup in Charlottesville Virginia with a fantastic group of scientists and engineers who have developed the world’s most innovative, low-cost wireless vital signs monitor and blood-loss detection device. The company is on track to seek FDA approval for it’s flagship product, “CareTaker4”, which measures vital signs, including Continuous Beat-By-Beat blood pressure, ECG-Accurate Heart Rate, and Respiration, from a comfortable finger cuff and transmits the data via Bluetooth or Cellular Radio to remote displays, tablets, smartphones, or a secure Web Portal to allow Patient Monitoring and Notifications from anywhere in the world. The company is building a network of distributors and VARs, initially targeting the Remote Patient Monitoring market to reduce hospital readmissions and lower the cost of post-discharge patient care.