Press release

  • March 14, 2024

    Premier Wireless & Somatix Form New Partnership to Bring Novel Gesture-Based Remote Patient Monitoring Technology to Healthcare Organizations and Programs

    Over the past few years, digital and virtual healthcare solutions for hospitals, pharmacies, labs, clinics, and the home healthcare industry have evolved from a novelty into a necessity.

  • July 11, 2023

    Somatix and Roche Launch an Only-of-Its-Kind Medication Compliance Capability Using AI-Enabled Wearable Technology

    Somatix leadership presented the results of its brand-new medication compliance and hydration capabilities that were trained and launched in Portuguese hospitals and clinics as part of the Building Tomorrow Together - Innovation in Dementia Program with Roche Pharmaceuticals, Multicare, and Beta-i Collaborative Innovation.

  • July 15, 2022

    Somatix and Roche Partner to Bring Unique AI-Powered Remote Monitoring Solution to Dementia Patients

    As part of Roche's "Building Tomorrow Together" initiative, run by Beta-i, Somatix has been selected to provide its SafeBeingTM AI-enabled remote patient monitoring solution in the care of dementia patients in Portugal.

  • April 20, 2022

    Somatix Selected as Minicorn and Leader of Wearable Technology

    Somatix has been included in the Emerging Startups of Wearable Technology list, an Emerging Award series that recognizes the topmost companies in Wearable Technology from across the globe. Somatix has been showcased as a Minicorn and is amongst the leading tech startups of Wearable Technology.

  • November 3, 2021

    Allied Services unveils new patient care initiative utilizing remote monitoring technology from Somatix

    Somatix is a provider of wearable-enabled, AI-powered Remote Patient Monitoring solutions for healthcare providers including those providing care in nursing homes, senior living facilities, subacute short-term care facilities, and at home.

  • August 31, 2021

    T‑Mobile Accelerator Kicks Off Fall Program Fueling 5G Innovation in Wellness Tech

    BELLEVUE, Wash. — August 31, 2021 — 5G is powering new innovations that help us live healthier lives. T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) has kicked off its Fall 2021 T-Mobile Accelerator Wellness Technology Program. For the next few months, the following handpicked startups will work directly with technologists and business leaders at T-Mobile to build the next big thing in 5G technologies that promote wellness and improve quality of life. These participants are building breakthrough innovations in personal health wearables and applications, from smart glasses for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals, to fitness devices and smart apparel that enhance athletic performance.

  • May 18, 2021

    Somatix Appoints Technology Veteran Dr. Amit Sawant as Its First Chief Business Development Officer

    NEW YORK, May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Somatix, a provider of a wearable-assisted, gesture detection RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform has named Amit Sawant, Ph.D., M.B.A., as its first Chief Business Development Officer, an appointment that will further accelerate Somatix's growth and sales in the remote patient monitoring market. Dr. Sawant is a proven customer-centric leader with extensive experience in enterprise and consumer space, SaaS, analytics, AI/ML, and security. He has an exceptional ability of translating concepts into reality through thought leadership, collaboration, and negotiation skills.

  • July 24, 2020

    Artificial intelligence for Remote Patient Monitoring with Charles Herman, Venture Partner at Digitalis Ventures

    Our guest today in Outcomes Rocket podcast is equally adept in the boardroom as in the operating room, in quantitative financial modeling as in reconstructive surgery.

    Dr. Charles Herman is a Venture Partner in Digitalis Ventures. He is also the President and Chief Medical Officer at Somatix. In this interview, he discusses how diving into venture investments and being actively involved in the next generation of technologies can improve the lives of patients and communities. He also talks about employing artificial intelligence and predictive analysis to make data clinically useful. Dr. Herman shares great insights for both the health and venture space, so don't miss this episode!

  • July 23, 2020

    Somatix AI-Powered Remote Patient Monitoring Launched by Garden Spot Communities to Advance Resident and Caregiver Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

    NEW YORK, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Somatix® Inc., an Artificial Intelligence (AI) software company which provides a Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) solution to healthcare providers, is pleased to announce that Garden Spot, a state-of-the-art continuing care retirement community in New Holland, Pennsylvania, has selected the SafeBeingTM platform to advance resident safety and modernize the senior living experience. Seniors will have a wearable smartband that collects, analyzes, and communicates valuable safety and wellbeing information, presented in real-time on an enterprise dashboard as well as resident, caretaker, and family mobile applications. Garden Spot plans to roll out SafeBeing to its memory care and independent living residents.

  • April 1, 2020

    Somatix Announces Integration with PointClickCare

    NEW YORK, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Somatix® Inc., an Artificial Intelligence (AI) software company which provides a Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) solution to healthcare providers, is proud to announce a technology partnership with PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software vendor for the senior care market. Through this partnership, Somatix’ SafeBeing™ is now fully integrated with PointClickCare’s core electronic health record (EHR) platform and listed on the PointClickCare Marketplace, an online platform that enables customers to more easily evaluate authorized third-party technology partners.

  • March 19, 2020

    Remote Patient Monitoring Solutions Such As SafeBeing From Somatix Can Be Effective Tools To Help Monitor Patients During Epidemics

    Recently used by Holy Family Senior Living facilities in Pennsylvania for staff to monitor activities of seniors during a flu outbreak

  • March 10, 2020

    Elan Gardens And Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania Select Somatix AI-Powered Remote Patient Monitoring To Ensure The Well-Being Of Their Residents

    Somatix® Inc., an Artificial Intelligence (AI) software company which provides a Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) solution to healthcare providers, is pleased to announce that Elan Gardens, a personal care facility in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, and Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania, a leading provider of short-term rehabilitation and long-term skilled nursing care, have selected its SafeBeingä platform to ensure the well-being of their residents. Somatix SafeBeing enables caregivers to continuously monitor and analyze seniors' daily routines in real-time using an enterprise dashboard, smartband, user mobile app, and a caretaker/family app.

  • June 18, 2019

    Dr. Americus Reed II joins Somatix Advisory Board

    Dr. Reed is an identity theorist and researcher in the field of marketing. He is the Whitney M. Young, Jr., Professor of Marketing at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, where he has served on the faculty for two decades. Dr. Reed's primary research and consulting areas are in brand equity and identity loyalty.

  • June 5, 2019

    Catholic Senior Housing and Health Care Services, Inc. (CSHHCS) and Somatix Inc., Launch a Program to Trial SafeBeing™ A novel gesture detection RPM Solution for Seniors

    Somatix Inc. today announced the launch of a pilot program intended to field test the SafeBeing™ product on CSHHCS's 20-acre campus in Bethlehem, PA, which houses all four distinct levels of senior living settings, including independent living, personal care, short term rehabilitation and long term skilled care.

  • April 29, 2019

    Investor Group Takes Initial Stake In Somatix, Inc.

    NEW YORK, April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Somatix, Inc., a software developer of a gesture detection powered remote patient monitoring (PRM) solutions, announces the appointment of Dr. Christopher Geczy to its board of directors effective April 1, 2019. Dr. Geczy, is representing an investor group that has made an initial investment into Somatix.

  • February 12, 2019

    Catholic Senior Housing and Health Care Services, INC. (CSHHCS) and Somatix Announce Strategic Relationship to Implement Innovative Elderly RPM Solution

    CSHHCS and Somatix, a provider of a wearable-assisted, gesture detection RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform, today announced they have entered into a strategic relationship to foster the development of the SafeBeing™ product. Through close collaboration and dialogue between the developer and this elder care provider the SafeBeing™ platform will be refined and field tested to meet today's increasing elderly healthcare challenges.

  • January 28, 2019

    Somatix Strengthens its Leadership Team with the Appointment of Chief Medical Officer

    Somatix, a provider of a wearable-assisted, gesture detection RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform, today announced the appointment of Charles K. Herman, M.D., M.B.A., as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Herman, a seasoned senior medical executive, entrepreneur, and award-winning researcher and author, brings over a decade of experience in a highly respected and successful health system as well as in healthcare consulting and innovation.

  • November 13, 2018

    Somatix Launches ‘SafeBeing™’ A Wearable-assisted Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Solution Catering for the Needs of the Growing Elderly Population

    Somatix, a provider of a wearable-assisted, gesture detection- RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform, today announced the launch of SafeBeing, designed for passive monitoring of elderly individuals’ ADLs (Activities of Daily Living), such as sleeping, drinking, walking and medication intake, as well as real time alerting of falling and wandering. By monitoring such activities, SafeBeing can accurately detect and instantly alert caregivers of dangers posed to elderly individuals under their care, enabling immediate response.

  • November 5, 2018

    Somatix Continues to Receive Accolades for Innovation During the Healthcare Яevolution 2018 Conference

    Somatix Continues to Receive Accolades for Innovation During the Healthcare Яevolution 2018 Conference

    Somatix, a provider of a real-time wearable-assisted, gesture detection- RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform, today announced that it has been awarded the innovation award during the HEALTHCARE ЯEVOLUTION® 2018, a disruptive healthcare, wellness, benefits, and insurance conference.

  • October 23, 2018

    SmokeBeat Shows Impressive Detection Rate of Smoking Episodes in Dalhousie University Feasibility Study

    Somatix, a provider of a real-time wearable gesture detection-assisted RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) platform, announced today the results of a feasibility study testing SmokeBeat, the company’s smoking cessation monitoring solution. The results have been published by Cambridge University Press’ Journal of Smoking Cessation.

  • July 2, 2018

    Somatix® Listed as One of Red Herring Top 100 North America 2018

    Somatix, the real-time gesture detection company, announced today it has been selected among the Red Herring Top 100 North America, a list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region.

  • February 27, 2018

    Somatix™ to Showcase SmokeBeat™, a Wearable-assisted Smoking Cessation Monitoring and Real-time Support Solution, At HIMSS 2018

    Somatix, the real-time gesture detection company, today announced it will showcase at HIMSS its innovative passive smoking monitoring solution, SmokeBeat. The solution enables real-time incentive-based intervention for improved adherence with prescribed cessation therapies and optimal treatment impact. Live demonstrations of the SmokeBeat will be available to attendees of the conference.

  • November 6, 2017

    Smoking Cessation Monitoring and Notification Solution by Somatix Show Positive Clinical Test Results

    Somatix, the Big Data analytics software company and provider of the Somatix Management platform, announced today that results of a pilot study testing SmokeBeat, the company’s smoking cessation monitoring solution, have been published by Oxford University Press’ peer-reviewed journal, “Nicotine and Tobacco Research.

  • July 25, 2017

    Somatix Closed Series A Financing Round of $6 Million

    Somatix the Big Data analytics software company and the provider of Somatix Management platform, today announced it has closed Series A financing round of $6M. This round was led by Digitalis (, a venture capital firm that invests in fundamental new ideas in math and science to address complex health problems and other credible investors who bring strategic value to the company. The company has previously closed $1.5 seed funding from private investors.


April 2022
The Future of Remote Health Monitoring with Dr. Amit Sawant” – Diverse Conversations podcast with Aska Patel
The Future of Healthtech (Remote Monitoring) with Dr. Amit Sawant
November 2021
“Improving Quality of Care with AI-powered Remote Patient Monitoring”, session presented by Dr. Amit Sawant at Health Tech 2021-2022 summit
September 2021
Growing into a Better Leader“, Fireside chat with Dr. Amit Sawant (moderated by Sophia Broomfield) at Plato Elevate 2021
October 2021
HLTH 2021
17th  -  20th
October 2019
Future of Health Event: CB Insights
2nd  -  3rd
October 2019
HLTH 2019
27th  -  30th