|Post IPO Valuation|
|Venture Round, 11/2006 |
Thomas Weisel Venture Partners
|Venture Round, 4/2007 |
|Venture Round, 1/2011 ||$629k|
Vocera provides mobile communication solutions addressing critical communication challenges facing hospitals today. We help our customers improve patient safety and satisfaction, and increase hospital efficiency and productivity through our Voice Communication solution, Secure Messaging applications and Care Transition solutions. Exclusively endorsed by the American Hospital Association, the Vocera solutions are installed in more than 800 hospitals and healthcare facilities worldwide. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with offices in Tennessee, Canada and the United Kingdom.
The Vocera B3000 Communication Badge is a lightweight, wearable hands-free, voice-controlled communication device that provides caregivers with the ultimate in easy-to-use, effective communication with staff, patients and alert functions on any wireless LAN enabled network. It enables caregivers to instantly speak with the resources they need right from the point of care. The Badge can be clipped to a shirt pocket or worn on a lanyard.
The Vocera Messaging suite is a secure enterprise messaging and alerting solution that provides users robust, reliable, HIPAA-compliant delivery of critical pages, text, messages, alarms, and alerts. Users can receive and send messages from smartphones, and send through a web-based console, or through integrated third-party clinical systems.
The Vocera Messaging suite eliminates the uncertainty of paging by securely enabling important message and alert communication to highly mobile care teams, reinforcing a safe, positive experience for the patient. The suite allows users to receive and send critical alerts from the most popular smartphones, including iOS/iPhone®, BlackBerry®, and Android™.
The Vocera Messaging platform also includes contact and content management applications, and a mass notification system optimized for emergency communications or when sending a common message to large user groups. The solution allows alerts to be sent from anywhere, and ensures reliable delivery of alerts by employing multiple delivery methods. The system is dynamically updated so that alerts are being sent using only the most current contact information. The Vocera Messaging solutions synchronize the organization’s most important documents to all supported smartphones ensuring that employees can make informed decisions in a time of emergency.