Bruin Biometrics LLC Logo
Bruin Biometrics LLC Logo

Did you know?

Pressure Injuries/Ulcers (PI/PUs) represent a significant clinical and financial burden. PI/PUs are common in all healthcare settings, and are an underappreciated public health issue.

A Healthcare Problem Looking For A Solution

Annual cost of PI/PUs to the US healthcare system

Additional days for hospitalizations principally for PI/PUs

Patients in the US that develop PI/PUs each year

For a PI/PU to be visible from below the skin surface

1. Padula W., et al. (2019). The national cost of hospital-acquired pressure injuries in the United States. International Wound Journal, 1-7
2. Russo C.A. (Thomson Reuters), Steiner C. (AHRQ) and Spector W. (AHRQ). Hospitalizations Related to Pressure Ulcers, 2006. HCUP Statistical Brief #64. December
2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://
3. Berlowitz D., et al. (2012). Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Preventing Pressure Ulcers in Hospitals. A Toolkit for Improving Quality of Care. [online]
Available at: pressureulcertoolkit/putool1.html (Accessed 7 April 2018)
4. Moore Z., et al. (2017). Subepidermal moisture (SEM) and bioimpedance: a literature review of a novel method for early detection of pressure-induced tissue damage
(pressure ulcers). Int Wound J, 14(2): 331–7

Learn more about

Pressure Injuries/Ulcers

Play icon

Watch now

Nurse using Provizio SEM Scanner on a dark skinned patient Provizio SEM Scanner being assembled The Provizio SEM Scanner being charged Close up of the home screen on the Provizio SEM Scanner

Introducing Provizio® SEM Scanner

The first FDA authorized risk assessment device for Pressure Injury/Ulcer prevention

Provizio SEM Scanner sensor

Real World Evidence

Isle of Wight Foundation Trust, UK

SEM Scanner was piloted on one ward for 2 months on medical and non-elective surgery patients who were deemed at risk according to the Waterlow Risk Assessment Tool

Read more real world evidence

Learn more about the

Bruin Biometrics LLC Journey

Play icon

Watch now

Are you ready to implement?

Contact Arjo, our exclusive distributors of the Provizio SEM Scanner here: – pressure injury prevention – pip

Alternatively, contact Bruin Biometrics LLC:

+1 310 268 9494
[email protected]