Financial impact rising costs for patient readmittance for DVT or associated wound care from device usage is growing.
Patient safety adverse drug events, bleeding risks of anti-coagulants can be mitigated by mechanical prophylaxis as stated by the Joint Commission.
Patient are at the highest risk 5-10 days post surgery for DVT. Patient compliance at home is the largest gap in all healthcare. Providing a solution for in home use is the future of post surgery care.