VivaLnk, a Santa Clara-based company in California, succeeded FDA authorization to roll out its wireless stick-on thermometer—Fever Scout. The gadget, after being wedged to the skin, is developed to send out dimensions to a smartphone or tablet. Evaluations can be ensured at any instance and those taken up to that time are also accessible for analysis.
Though the fever evaluations give you an idea about up on a smartphone or tablet, the thermometer does not correspond with them in a straight line. As an alternative, it depends on its transportation case, which is also the charging point, to transmit the dimensions among the display device and the thermometer.
The Fever Scout comes with eight throwaway bonding strips and is rechargeable. It is spongy and can be utilized on all types of patients, including adults and peds. Let us have a look at the specs of the device.
61mm x 41mm x 5.5mm
Duration of Continuous Patch Use
8 medical grade adhesives included in package
Target Age Group
Infants to Seniors
Product Shelf Life
Product Service Life
131ft./40m (with charger box relay and unobstructed view)
±0.2°F (1.0°C) between 98.6°F-102.2°F (37°C-39°C); ±0.4°F(0.2°C) between 95°F-98.6°F(35°C-37°C) & 102.2°F-107.6°F (39°C-42°C)
Patch Water Resistance
Charger Water Resistance
Rechargeable LiMN battery
Silicone and polyurethane
4.3 or later
iPhone 5s or later and iOS 8.0 or later
The Fever Scout has a soft patch which is hardly noticeable and is suitable for all types of skins. The device can also be tracked down with a mobile app. Hence, continues mapping of the temperature of the baby is now possible.
Well, the approval of this device by FDA has indeed given a sign of relief for most of the people. Now, they can take care of their baby whenever possible. Thanks to VivaLnk for inventing such a wonderful device!