Evelyn Weightman, founder of HANC which is based at Freeman Hospital in Newcastle, was also among them and said: "The day was a great success.
I would like to thank all those involved who gave their time and were willing to undertake such a daring leap for HANC.
Perspectivas de cuidado en UCI: una vision desde el modelo de cuidado HANC
HANC is almost completely self-contained, with its own servers.
HANC can register its clients' pages not only with big search engines such as Yahoo and Altavista but also with lesser-known industry-specific search engines.
Installing a counter on a Web site is a quick and simple procedure, but in addition HANC can provide pages of exclusive data for each client, such as where hits are coming from and the days and the times when the site is most and least active.
HANC is working on solving security issues to make online stores and e-mail transactions workable.
The HANC unit, an interactive, robot-like device with video and vital signs monitoring capabilities that is placed in the patient's home.
A Central Nursing Station, located at a home healthcare agency, hospital or physician's office, that allows for 24-hour monitoring of both the patient and the HANC unit.
The system links the HANC unit with the nursing station via existing telephone lines.