The original no-wearable sleep movement monitor

Real-Time Alerts to sustained movement And Motion Triggered Recordings. Thoughtfully designed for families and individuals looking for more peace of mind at night 

Real-Time Alerts To Sustained Movement And Motion Triggered Recordings. Thoughtfully Designed For Families And Individuals Looking For More Peace Of Mind At Night

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...or scroll down to learn more about how SAMi works!

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The epilepsy Foundation Award winning monitor

SAMi The Sleep Activity Monitor™ is a no-wearable device for parents, caregivers, and self monitoring individuals looking to detect abnormal movements or behaviors during sleep. 

"SAMi is a game changer for parents monitoring for seizures during sleep... they've been in a category of their own since We (epilepsy Foundation) funded their prototype back in 2012. 

Phil Gattone
Epilepsy Foundation CEO (2012-2019)

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1. Position the SAMi Camera

Place SAMi 4-12 feet away from the person being monitored. This can be from the side, the front, or from above. If you can see their movements, so can SAMi (even under blankets).

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2. Set up custom motion alerts

Instantly alert family members or caregivers so they can react in the moment. Our default settings are appropriate for most, but easily increase sensitivity or reduce the time-to-alarm for added safety.

3. Choose a Recording Mode

Record never, continuously, or only when motion is present. Easily save and share important recordings with your doctor.

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4. Check in anytime

Leave live video/audio running like a baby monitor or supress it for a less distracting sleep environment.

Ignore normal sleep movements

6 different alarm styles

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Any light level

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Any bed type

What can SAMi look for?

SAMi is capable of detecting a wide range of movement and is sensitive enough to pick up very slight movements even under the covers. If the human eye can see it, so can SAMi!

6 different alarm styles

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Ignore normal sleep movements

Repetitive 

  • Shaking
  • Convulsions
  • Jerking
  • Spasms
  • Peddling
  • Rocking

Complex

  • Playing / awake behavior
  • Sleep Walking
  • Sitting up in bed
  • Restless Legs
  • Vomiting

Subtle

  • Face grimacing
  • Eye fluttering
  • Foot movements
  • ... and much more
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Monitor through mesh, Crib bars, Clear Vinyl, and more!

The Power of Video

SAMi will automatically record and categorize a nights worth of movements into a series of easily reviewable (and sharable) video/audio recordings.

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"We showed our neurologist video from SAMi and that helped us to create a new plan for her medication"

Kirsty in UK, May 2022

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confirm frequency and duration of events

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uncover New Behaviors and triggers

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Gauge Previous Nights Sleep Quality

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Quickly review a nights worth of behavior

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Track The Impact Of Treatment Changes

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confirm frequency and duration of motion events

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Uncover New Behaviors

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We sent some recordings to our neurologist and they finally found a diagnosis of something that we didn’t know she had..

Meg E. in Michigan

5.45x

The odds of receiving a correct diagnosis may be as much as 5.45 times greater with good quality video of the event

pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31961382

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Can SAMi work if they're under the covers?

Yes!

What ages?

All! (yes even newborns)

"SAMi Recordings can be extremely helpful in a typical clinic visit"

Ed Maa
Director of Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, Swedish Medical Center

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"We have been amazed at the SAMi's ability to catch the nocturnal non-convulsive seizures that other monitors miss!

Diana in Alabama, July 2022

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"We have been amazed at the SAMi's ability to catch the nocturnal non-convulsive seizures that other monitors miss!

Diana in Alabama, July 2022

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"a literal miracle. We take it everywhere"

...for us, most of his seizures are at night time when we all are asleep, and missing a seizure can be fatal... My husband and I have been able to actually get a full nights rest without worrying we will miss one.

Blake in Colorado, March 2023

Dravet

"So much We wouldn't have known"

"My son has had two seizures in the last 24 hours. Without this camera we wouldn't have known they were going on. I've been amazed over and over."

Kirsty in UK, May 2022

"So much We wouldn't have known"

"My son has had two seizures in the last 24 hours. Without this camera we wouldn't have known they were going on. I've been amazed over and over."

Kirsty in UK, May 2022

"I actually cried, you have no idea"

"I would have given anything to have this monitor 2-4 years ago. I can finally sleep and couldn't live without this camera and app. I literally cried after that first night when I realized I could actually trust this thing.

Sarah in Idaho, March 2023

"So much easier than trying to film with my phone"

The recordings have helped our son get proper medical attention whilst also allowing us to concentrate on him during a seizure rather than trying to film it. 

Caleb in Texas, June 2023

"recordings have saved me countless hours"

Before SAMi I was scanning through baby camera footage on 4x. If I went any faster and i'd miss something... any slower and i'd be there all day. The organized recordings of just the motion are truly a game changer.  

Eric in Florida, July 2023

"Our daughter is thriving"

Our daughter is thriving again. We showed our neurologist video from the SAMI device and that helped us to create a new plan for her medication. We are so thankful for the peace of mind that this resource has given us. I never thought I was going to get that.

John in Oregon, May 2022

"The SAMi Monitor is Amazing"

I just wanted to tell you that the SAMi monitor is amazing and has caught every seizure my daughter has had since we got it. And because she has so many different kinds, being able to show the doctors the recordings is amazing.

Mbong Family in Detroit, August 2022

Comparing SAMi: Other ways to Monitor

Note - we recommend the "Swiss Cheese approach" to monitoring: No monitoring method is perfect, so consider using multiple monitoring methods.

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Co-sleeping

Co-sleeping is the gold standard for monitoring a child but it can be very hard on both parents and child. Most parents are very sensitive to their child’s movements, which means that sounds and even normal tossing and turning results in multiple awakenings. SAMi can provide you the reassurance you need to eventually move away from co-sleeping, without compromising safety. 

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Baby Monitors and Security Cameras

Similar to co-sleeping, hypervigilant parents typically are awakened multiple times in the night by benign noises. SAMi provides the option to filter out the usual motion and noise that would be reported when using general-use products like Baby Monitors and Security Cameras. Fine-tuning SAMi's alarm sensitivity will greatly reduce false alerts. Fewer false alarms equal better sleep!

  • We recommend testing any alerts out before relying
  • Parents often awakened throughout the night to benign noises
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Wearables and Mattress Monitors

Movement monitors that detect physical shaking generally only detect and alert in the case of rhythmic motion. They also do not provide a live video and audio display for quick confirmation or make recordings for later review. With SAMi, there's nothing to wear either, so no need to worry about something slipping off their wrist or running out of battery.

  • Generally only designed to detect convulsive movements
  • Movements in face, feet or other areas may not trigger alarm
  • Does not provide a live view for quick confirmation

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Keep track of how often these events occur and how long they last.

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Share these recordings with your careteam (over email or in person)

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React in the moment if an alarm is triggered

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Adjust alarm settings as necessary

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Review SAMi video highlights in the morning

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Lock the relevant recordings, especially anything you haven't seen before

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Sleep Safely With SAMi

What would you do for 3+ extra hours of sleep each night? Safer sleep is right around the corner. Setup in just a few minutes with no technical skills required! We'll ship everything you need right to your door, and be with you every step of the way should you need it.

Starting at $449

No subscriptions or additional fees

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React in the moment

After the alarm is triggered a live view is shown so you can take action if necessary

Gather Evidence

Allow your doctors to see and hear exactly what's happening (and how often + how long) 

Track Progress

Put those video to work! Confirm how well treatment is working and whether you're headed in the right direction.

SAMi is a nocturnal movement monitor and will detect all types of movement regardless of the movement’s origin. HiPass Design LLC. does not guarantee the effectiveness of SAMi for any particular application and use of SAMi is solely at your own risk. SAMi has not been evaluated or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or any other government agency for any purpose. SAMi is not a medical device and is not intended for use in the prevention, diagnosis, mitigation, treatment, or cure of any disease or other conditions. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.

Benefits of Video Monitoring

Getting (Or Confirming) the right diagnosis

Determine if medication changes are effective

Identify new behaviors and triggers

Alert to potentially dangerous nighttime events

Identifying when things change

Medication Changes