Patents by Inventor Kimberly Brauer

Kimberly Brauer has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220241539
    Abstract: A ventilator system includes a ventilator and a host. The ventilator comprises a ventilation drive configured to drive ventilation gas from a gas source to a patient and a patient interface section configured to guide inspiratory gas along an inspiratory path from the ventilation drive to a patient connection, and guide expiratory gas along an expiratory path from the patient connection out of the ventilator. The patient interface section is configured to releasably connect to the ventilation drive. The ventilator is configured to removably connect to the host such that at least one of the inspiratory path and the expiratory path are diverted through the host when the ventilator is removably connected to the host.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2021
    Publication date: August 4, 2022
    Applicant: GE Precision Healthcare LLC
    Inventors: Timothy P. McCormick, Erkki Paavo Olavi Heinonen, Kimberly Brauer, Tom J. Haggblom
  • Publication number: 20220241527
    Abstract: A ventilator includes a ventilation drive configured to drive ventilation gas from a gas source to a patient and a patient interface section configured to guide inspiratory gas from the ventilation drive to a patient connection, receive expiratory gas from the patient connection, and expel the expiratory gas out of the ventilator. The ventilation drive and patient interface section are configured to removably connect to at least one host comprising a ventilation path portion so as to divert the inspiratory gas through the ventilation path portion of the host when connected thereto.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2021
    Publication date: August 4, 2022
    Applicant: GE Precision Healthcare LLC
    Inventors: Timothy P. McCormick, Kimberly Brauer, Tom J. Haggblom, Matti Lehtonen, Andreas Tzanetakis
  • Publication number: 20220241528
    Abstract: A portable ventilator includes a ventilation drive configured to drive ventilation gas from a gas source to a patient, wherein the portable ventilator is configured to removably connect to a host such that when the portable ventilator is connected to the host the ventilation drive drives ventilation gas from a host gas source to the patient and when the portable ventilator is not connected to the host the ventilation drive drives ventilation gas from a portable gas source to the patient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2021
    Publication date: August 4, 2022
    Applicant: GE Precision Healthcare LLC
    Inventors: Timothy P. McCormick, Kimberly Brauer, Tom J. Haggblom