Patent Number: 6,166,644

Title: Patient monitoring system

Abstract: To monitor a patient, an alligator clip is fastened to the patient by a cord having a length of between five inches and five feet. The other end of the cord is connected to a switch which is activated when the patient moves beyond the length of the cord to cause a message to be announced. A pressure pad is located under the patient and armed by the application of weight to the pad. Upon removal of the weight the alarm is given.

Inventors: Stroda; Kristin Robert (Lincoln, NE)

Assignee: Senior Technologies, Inc.

International Classification: A61B 5/11 (20060101); A61G 12/00 (20060101); G08B 21/22 (20060101); G08B 21/00 (20060101); G08B 021/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017