US 9,811,633 B2
Medical software download to mobile phone
Christoph Cronrath, Lautersheim (DE); Fernando Andreu, Barcelona (ES); and Alberto Val Vicente, Grinon (ES)
Assigned to Roche Diabetes Care, Inc., Indianapolis, IN (US)
Appl. No. 11/911,142
Filed by Christoph Cronrath, Lautersheim (DE); Fernando Andreu, Barcelona (ES); and Alberto Val Vicente, Grinon (ES)
PCT Filed Apr. 12, 2006, PCT No. PCT/EP2006/061554
§ 371(c)(1), (2), (4) Date Aug. 5, 2008,
PCT Pub. No. WO2006/108858, PCT Pub. Date Oct. 19, 2006.
Claims priority of application No. 05380070 (EP), filed on Apr. 12, 2005.
Prior Publication US 2009/0099864 A1, Apr. 16, 2009
Int. Cl. G06Q 50/22 (2012.01); G06Q 50/24 (2012.01); G06F 19/00 (2011.01); G06F 9/445 (2006.01)
CPC G06F 19/3412 (2013.01) [G06F 8/60 (2013.01); G06F 19/3418 (2013.01); G06Q 50/22 (2013.01)] 17 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method for monitoring medical data using a portable medical device and a mobile communications device, the portable medical device and the mobile communications device each comprising at least one interface for medical information transfer, the method comprising the steps of:
establishing a download link between the mobile communications device and a download server, the download server having access to a plurality of communication software packages;
detecting, by the download server, a type of the mobile communications device;
offering a user a selection from a subset of the plurality of communication software packages, the subset containing only communication software packages compatible with the type of the mobile communications device detected by the download server; the communication software packages being for controlling transfer of medical information between a mobile communications device and a portable medical device;
selecting a communication software package from the subset of the plurality of communication software packages, the plurality of communication software packages being stored on a memory accessible to the download server;
downloading the communication software package from the download server to the mobile communications device over the download link; and
installing the communication software package on the mobile communications device.