Division of Medical Device Research Project to Promote the Development and Introduction of Robotic Devices for Nursing Care


Key Fields Medical Device Development
R&D phase Basic Study,Applied Study,Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study,Clinical Study,Clinical Trials,Post Marketing,Clinical Research,None
Division of Medical Device Research, Department of Industrial-Academic Collaboration
TEL: +81-3-6870-2213


This program supports and promotes the development, practical application, and introduction of robotic devices for nursing care that contributes to the reduction of caregivers’ burden in providing services and support when caring elderly persons. It also improves the environment such as the establishment of standards that are necessary for introducing robotic devices to nursing care practice.

Wearable transfer aids

Non-wearable transfer aids

Outdoor mobility aids

Indoor mobility aids


Toileting aids

Bathing aids

Monitoring systems for nursing care homes

Monitoring systems for private homes

Last updated 2017.4.6