1. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  2. General RPM Industry Questions

What are the types of remote patient monitoring?

Some of the most common RPM devices include blood pressure monitors, weight scales, pulse oximeters, and glucose meters.

Some of the most common RPM devices include blood pressure monitors, weight scales, pulse oximeters, and glucose meters.   RPM devices must be able to transmit data automatically, which can be done with either  cellular or Bluetooth technologies.  


To qualify for reimbursement, the devices must be defined as “medical devices” by the FDA.  This does NOT mean the devices must be FDA-approved or FDA-cleared.