Drawing support from a spectrum of academic and industry partners, Studio 1 Labs is designing intelligent bedsheets capable of monitoring patients. With a global trial underway, both in China and Canada, the company’s invention is re-envisioning the way hospitals administer healthcare
“Studio 1 Labs is excited to hear about the announcement of 5G technology. 5G will greatly enhance the connectivity of our intelligent bed sheet, providing users with better user experience, system performance, and real-time monitoring,” says Olivia Lin, CEO and Co-Founder of Studio 1 Labs, about Monday’s announcement.
“Innovation York provided us with the tools, resources, and preparation necessary to enter the healthcare industry,” said Edward Shim, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Studio 1 Labs...."
Eliminating the need for any attachments to the patient’s body, the intelligent bedsheet has fabric sensors dispersed throughout its material that measure heart rate, respiration quality, movement, and other factors indicating potential health issues.
They say that businesses are often built from a founder’s passions, and the story of Studio 1 Labs is no different. For some founders, however, that passion is to not only build a great business but to do good in the world.