SWAC3: Secure Wireless Architecture for Combat Casualty Care

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Health Program
Contract: W81XWH18C0362
Agency Tracking Number: H2-0351
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: A14-051
Solicitation Number: 2014.1
Timeline
Solicitation Year: 2014
Award Year: 2018
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2018-08-27
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2021-01-26
Small Business Information
15400 Calhoun Drive, Rockville, MD, 20855
DUNS: 161911532
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Hui Zeng
 (301) 294-4528
 hzeng@i-a-i.com
Business Contact
 Mark James
Phone: (301) 294-5221
Email: mjames@i-a-i.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Current practice for handling pre-hospital documentation is primarily paper based with several major limitations such as ease of loss or destruction, susceptibility to the environment, etc., which along with other factors have been identified as the reasons for the lack of pre-hospital care documentation. Moreover, the information related to care rendered by one unit (e.g., first responders at the point of service) is not easily accessible to the other units (e.g., medical personnel during en route care) in the tactical environment. To enhance current practice, Intelligent Automation, Inc., is developing the SWAC3 (Secure Wireless Architecture for Combat Casualty Care), a cloud-based approach that enables secure and efficient data sharing during prolonged field care and en route combat casualty care casualty evacuation to the medical treatment facility. In initial Phase II, we have developed near real-time collection and sharing of patient care medical information in the form of TC3 cards (DD1380), and tested our SWAC3 system prototype in field exercises. In this proposed second Phase II, we will extend its support to more medical data types, explore further integration with evolving medical systems/applications, enhance its web functions, and develop en route data sharing among medics during mass-casualties situations.

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