US 10,376,195 B1
Automated nursing assessment
James M. Reid, Mountain View, CA (US); Jeffrey L. Rogers, San Carlos, CA (US); and Brian Derek DeBusschere, Los Gatos, CA (US)
Assigned to Google LLC, Mountain View, CA (US)
Filed by Google, Inc., Mountain View, CA (US)
Filed on Jun. 4, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/731,195.
Int. Cl. A61B 5/0205 (2006.01); A61B 5/16 (2006.01); A61B 5/01 (2006.01); A61B 5/021 (2006.01); A61B 5/08 (2006.01); A61B 5/024 (2006.01); A61B 5/11 (2006.01); A61B 3/02 (2006.01); G09B 19/00 (2006.01); A61B 5/00 (2006.01)
CPC A61B 5/165 (2013.01) [A61B 3/02 (2013.01); A61B 5/0077 (2013.01); A61B 5/01 (2013.01); A61B 5/021 (2013.01); A61B 5/024 (2013.01); A61B 5/0205 (2013.01); A61B 5/08 (2013.01); A61B 5/1123 (2013.01); A61B 5/1124 (2013.01); A61B 5/7405 (2013.01); A61B 5/7445 (2013.01); G09B 19/00 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A computer-implemented method comprising:
capturing video of a person positioned in front of a nursing-assessment device, using a camera that is included, or associated, with the nursing-assessment device;
processing the captured video according to one or more human condition recognition techniques by one or more computing devices to determine a mood and a physical state of the person;
determining, by the one or more computing devices, which of a plurality of psychosocial and neurological state assessment questions to ask the person based at least in part on the determined mood and physical state of the person;
outputting the determined questions via one or more speakers or a display portion of the nursing-assessment device;
processing, by the one or more computing devices, responses of the person according to one or more psychosocial and neurological state assessment techniques to determine a psychosocial state and a neurological state of the person;
generating, by the one or more computing devices, a nursing assessment report that indicates at least two of the mood, the physical state, the psychosocial state, and the neurological state of the person; and
communicating, by the one or more computing devices, the nursing assessment report to a medical professional associated with the person.