Visit a Healthcare Provider in the Year 2050 with MedWand’s Special, One Day Pop-up Interactive, “The Doctor is In (Space)!”
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. & WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Taking off to the future of healthcare and beyond, MedWand™ Solutions is pleased to announce that the award-winning telehealth device company will partner with the FUTURES exhibition at the Smithsonian’s Arts and Industries Building to support a special event: Living Longer Festival: Health + Wellness 2050 on Saturday, June 25. Located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., the free day-long festival will debut a new interactive: “The Doctor is In (Space)!” presented by MedWand for limited hours between 10a -12p, 1p – 3p, and 5p – 7p EDT.
The “Living Longer Festival: Health + Wellness 2050” is a wellness exploration supported by MedWand Solutions. Offering a full day of activities, including hands-on activations, meet-and-greet conversations with innovators and inventors featured in FUTURES, the Festival will also highlight an exciting expert-led session of We Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Panel: Living Longer in the Future to explore health on the horizon at 4 p.m. EDT.
During the special pop-up, FUTURES and MedWand will unveil the “The Doctor is In (Space)!” where guests can visit a healthcare provider in the year 2050 with a futuristic distanced healthcare visit. This one-day-only installation shows visitors how they and their medical professionals could monitor key health data from anywhere, anytime, allowing for distanced diagnoses and immediate care.
Supporting in the presentation of a dynamic public program around the future of healthcare is not only a philanthropic and national responsibility to MedWand, but also an opportunity to make an effective impact towards creating a better world.
“In line with the vision of the FUTURES exhibition, MedWand seeks a more equitable future of health for all, by improving outcomes and ease of access to virtual care regardless of location,” shared Robert Rose, President and CEO, MedWand Solutions, Inc. “We are honored and excited to inform the public that in a fast-paced, ever-evolving world, there are people like us at MedWand who are hard at work ensuring their healthcare is not left behind.”
For this day of fun, learning, and wellness, AIB’s FUTURES blasts into the health ecosystem of our near future to look at how we all can thrive and flourish into 2050 and beyond. The day is also part of the Smithsonian’s Solstice Saturday, when museums all along the National Mall will stay open late to celebrate the year’s longest day.
A company of visionaries and a steward of big ideas, MedWand combines multiple clinically accurate vital sensors and an Ultra-HD resolution camera. Operating via MedWand’s VirtualCare Clinic software, physicians can conduct comprehensive video consultations and physical exams over the Internet, with real-time monitoring and recording of key vitals. Data collected include core temperature, blood oxygen saturation and pulse rate, heart, lung and abdominal auscultations, electrocardiogram, and high definition otoscopic, oropharynx, and dermatoscopic exam images.
For more details, the public can visit aib.si.edu/happenings. For more information on MedWand visit www.medwand.com. The MedWand Device is pending 510(k) clearance and is not available for sale within the United States until clearance.
Victoria Elder, PR Director, MedWand