Aerotel Medical Systems acquires the Tadiran LifeCare Line of personal wireless monitoring solutions from Tadiran Spectralink

Holon 29 January 2007Aerotel Medical Systems, a manufacturer of advanced transtelephonic telemedicine systems, has closed the purchase of Tadiran LifeCare division activities from Tadiran Spectralink, a highly specialized global supplier of advanced wireless communications solutions for critical missions. Tadiran LifeCare is a provider of innovative wireless monitoring solutions for improving people's health, safety and quality of life. Its products combine miniature biosensors with wireless technologies in order to provide peace of mind for users, their families and caregivers.


"By integrating new, cutting-edge wireless monitoring technologies into our systems we are expanding our offering in the area of wireless and mobile solutions", explained David Rubin, Aerotel CEO. "Wireless technologies are becoming essential for next generation cost-effective and on-going monitoring. Tadiran LifeCare products will become part of Aerotel's growing portfolio of wireless based remote monitoring solutions for homecare and telehealth. We chose Tadiran LifeCare for its excellent dedicated team, strong IP and advance technological innovations that will add to our value proposition and to our clients' benefits."

"Tadiran Spectralink has decided to sell its Tadiran LifeCare division activities as part of its strategy to focus on its core business of military communications technologies", stated Itzhak Gat, Tadiran Spectralink President. "In Aerotel we have found a good home for the Tadiran LifeCare line of product and a perfect synergy which will assure fast market deployment and commercialization of the technologies developed by Tadiran LifeCare."

Israeli based Tadiran Spectralink is the communications and data links division of Elisra. It is a highly specialized producer of advanced wireless communications systems for all types of manned and unmanned aerial and ground platforms, surface naval vessels, guided weapons and Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites, as well as state-of-the-art Personnel Recovery (PR) and Search and Rescue (SAR) transceivers for a variety of applications.

Tadiran LifeCare is a division within Tadiran Spectralink, established with the vision to design and develop innovative wireless monitoring solutions for improving people's health, safety and quality of life. Tadiran LifeCare's products provide peace of mind for users, families and caregivers.

Aerotel Medical Systems is specialized in cost-effective, high quality, user-friendly, medical diagnostic systems and devices for the home care, eHealth and telemedicine markets. The company provides a complete disease management package, including transtelephonic devices designed for a variety of remote diagnostic, emergency services and monitoring applications; a hardware and software platform; plus phone and web-based software.

Aerotel enables patients to conduct tests comfortably while leading normal, mobile lives. With a client base in over 40 countries around the globe, Aerotel has been recently awarded the "Patient Monitoring Company of the Year Award" by Frost & Sullivan. More company news is available in the VMW October 2006 article Aerotel Medical Systems is taking part in Georgetown University's diabetes research project on Native Americans.

Leslie Versweyveld

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