03 August 2018 –SENSIUM, the global pioneer in Wireless Patient Deterioration Detection are delighted to announce that Prof. dr. Benedikt Preckel and Dr John Goldstone are to lead their newly reformed Medical Advisory Board.
Chad Bateman, SENSIUM CEO, had this to say about the appointment of Prof. dr. Benedikt Preckel and Dr John Goldstone.
“We at SENSIUM are delighted to have the experience of Benedikt and John to call on. They are leaders in their fields and senior staff members in hospitals that are world renowned centres of excellence.
As existing users of the Sensium system and having seen first-hand the clinical benefits for their patients they are perfectly placed to help and guide us on product development and clinical validations. Benedikt and John will be perfect sounding boards for our fast-paced development environment and we welcome a long and exciting relationship as we help more and more clinicians realise the benefits of Early Deterioration Detection using the Sensium system.”
Benedikt Preckel is Professor of Anaesthesia at the Amsterdam University Medical Centers, Location Academic Medical Center (AMC). The AMC is one of the leading Academic and Research Centres of Excellence in The Netherlands. Prof Preckel’s research interests in perioperative patient safety led him to search for a solution to the problem of undetected patient deterioration. Prof Preckel stated that
“This technology shows significant promise in improving patient outcomes and it is inevitable that its use will become standard of care in the next few years”
Dr John Goldstone is currently the Chief Intensivist at University College London Hospitals NHS trust as well as the Chief Intensivist at both King Edward VII’s Hospital and The London Clinic in the private sector. Dr Goldstone was appointed as a Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant in 1991 and was based at the Middlesex Hospital. Over the next five years, he established the foundations for the Centre for Anaesthesia at UCL.
After accepting a position on our Medical Advisory Board, Dr Goldstone had this to say.
“I’m delighted to be involved in this exciting revolution of how care will be delivered, the use of Sensium technology will ensure that patient outcomes are improved and will lead to increased efficiencies in the hospital”
Prof Preckel and Dr Goldstone presented from the podium on their experiences at the recent Patient Safety Congress in Manchester 9-10th July 2018.
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