Bound Volume Number

VIII

Document Type

Honors Capstone Project

Date of Submission

Spring 4-24-2015

Capstone Advisor

Prof. Tim Jorgensen

Honors Reader

Prof. Chris Kirkegaard

Capstone Major

Information Science and Technology

Capstone College

Information Studies

Audio/Visual Component

no

Keywords

first responder, telemedicine

Capstone Prize Winner

yes

Won Capstone Funding

no

Honors Categories

Professional

Subject Categories

Technology and Innovation

Abstract

Technology's integration into the Emergency Medical Field has been lifesaving. Quicker response time, treatment, and transport to the hospital have been possible through the help of new technology. Telemedicine is not new, but the way it is communicated is evolving. What is unique about using Google Glass for EMS is it would not restrict the user's mobility or function, which is incredibly important for First Responders who might need two hands to do compressions for CPR. My Capstone Project will give First Responders, such as Paramedics and EMTs, an extra set of hands through utilizing Google Glass.

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