Press Releases

Addiction Experts Publish Consensus on the Soberlink System

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in mobile breath alcohol detection technology, announced today its inclusion in an expert panel consensus paper about the use of remote monitoring in the clinical treatment of alcohol use disorder.

The consensus paper – written by a panel of nine alcohol use disorder treatment and research experts – was recently published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine. The paper examines the Soberlink System as a method of BAC collection and monitoring in various recovery situations. The experts concluded that remote monitoring could play a vital role in successful recovery as a method of deterrent, and a means of early detection and intervention.

Landmark Surgeon General Report Finds that Monitoring is a Vital Component of Recovery

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – The United States Surgeon General Report on alcohol, drugs, and health finds that brief intervention and monitoring – like technology offered by Soberlink, the leader in mobile-breath sobriety monitoring – can be a vital part of healthy recovery from substance use disorders.

Dr. Vivek Murthy’s Report addresses one of the largest health crises we face in America; what’s being referred to as an addiction epidemic, and proposes changes to the way we approach and care for substance use disorders. Further, the Report finds that “treatment for substance use disorders remains largely separate from the rest of health care and serves only a fraction of those in treatment.” It reads in part:

Soberlink Healthcare Expands with New Business Development Hire

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in mobile-breath sobriety technology, is proud to announce the expansion of personnel with the addition of Kate Perfetti, a licensed substance abuse counselor, who will lead east coast business development.

Perfetti has an extensive background in the healthcare sector that includes an assistant coordinator position for the Boston Public Health Commission and working as a licensed substance abuse counselor for the Plymouth County Corrections Facility. Her employment endeavors have included: case management, after care planning, facilitating group and one-on-one counseling sessions, and crisis management, and much more.

Soberlink Launches Redesigned Website and “Sober Stories”

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in real-time mobile-breath sobriety technology, today announced that the Soberlink Breathalyzer has received 510(k) premarket clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for medical use by healthcare providers to remotely measure alcohol in human breath, for the purpose of aiding in the detection and monitoring of alcohol consumption in those who suffer from alcohol use disorders.

Soberlink and Sober Sky Web Portal act as an accountability tool that allows recovering individuals to conveniently and discreetly share blood alcohol content (BAC) results with their treatment providers and recovery circle from almost anywhere in the world. Soberlink has worked for over five years with the top treatment facilities and addiction experts to develop a protocol for using the Soberlink System in clinical monitoring of alcohol use disorders.

Soberlink Receives FDA Clearance for Medical Use

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in real-time mobile-breath sobriety technology, today announced that the Soberlink Breathalyzer has received 510(k) premarket clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for medical use by healthcare providers to remotely measure alcohol in human breath, for the purpose of aiding in the detection and monitoring of alcohol consumption in those who suffer from alcohol use disorders.

Soberlink and Sober Sky Web Portal act as an accountability tool that allows recovering individuals to conveniently and discreetly share blood alcohol content (BAC) results with their treatment providers and recovery circle from almost anywhere in the world. Soberlink has worked for over five years with the top treatment facilities and addiction experts to develop a protocol for using the Soberlink System in clinical monitoring of alcohol use disorders.

Soberlink, Inc. Successfully Sells Criminal Justice Segment

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in mobile-breath sobriety technology, today announced that it is supporting the recovery community by attending and participating in the Unite to Face Addiction Rally on Oct. 4, 2015 in Washington D.C. The rally, which expects 100,000 attendees, is the first of its kind and aims to spark nationwide conversations about the stigma associated with addiction and recovery.

“Addiction truly affects every one of us. Our commitment to a connected recovery community is what drives us to develop cloud-based technology,” says Soberlink CEO Brad Keays, “and participating in powerful events like Unite to Face Addiction gives us the opportunity to honor that commitment.”

Soberlink to Attend and Support at
Unite to Face Addiction

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in mobile-breath sobriety technology, today announced that it is supporting the recovery community by attending and participating in the Unite to Face Addiction Rally on Oct. 4, 2015 in Washington D.C. The rally, which expects 100,000 attendees, is the first of its kind and aims to spark nationwide conversations about the stigma associated with addiction and recovery.

“Addiction truly affects every one of us. Our commitment to a connected recovery community is what drives us to develop cloud-based technology,” says Soberlink CEO Brad Keays, “and participating in powerful events like Unite to Face Addiction gives us the opportunity to honor that commitment.”

Soberlink Launches Soberlink Bluetooth in the Netherlands

CYPRESS, CALIF. – Soberlink, the leader in mobile-breath sobriety monitoring, today announced that it has received CE certification and begun a pilot program in the Netherlands. The US-based technology company has partnered with SoberCare to bring mobile-breath monitoring to SolutionS continuing-care program.

Soberlink has undergone the rigorous process to receive CE certification and begin this pilot program in the Netherlands. A group of patients participating in SolutionS’ continuing-care program will now be able use Soberlink’s advanced monitoring technology instead of being subjected to laboratory urine testing. In just seconds participants can take a breath alcohol test and submit it wirelessly to SoberCare.

Soberlink Adds Larger Test Windows

SOBERLINK, Inc. recently introduced Variable Testing Windows to their alcohol monitoring technology, which will allow monitors to increase the amount of time clients have to submit a mobile breath alcohol test.

SOBERLINK takes a lot of pride in designing both our products and software with the purpose of improving recovery outcomes. This addition to our Monitoring Web Portal was designed with the clients needs in mind. We understand that people have responsibilities beyond testing within their scheduled window.

Soberlink Enhances Product Line with Apple Compatible Breathalyzer

CYPRESS, CA, August 28, 2014 — SOBERLINK, Inc., the creator of the first handheld Breathalyzer designed to improve recovery outcomes, continues to show prominence in the mobile alcohol monitoring space with their new product, SLBLUE.

The SLBLUE was developed in response to the need for cost-effective remote alcohol monitoring that could extend outside of the United States or where cell coverage is not available. SLBLUE uses Bluetooth to pair with an Apple iPhone or iPad so an individual can use their existing data plan or Wi-Fi connection to send test results from anywhere in the world.

After a successful Beta program, the SLBLUE officially launches on August 29, 2014. The SOBERLINK SLBLUE App is now in Apple’s App Store as a free download and will be available on the new iPhone 6.

SLBLUE offers the same discreet and reliable design as the SL2, with a high-resolution camera for identity verification and a professional-grade fuel cell for accurate alcohol measurement. SLBLUE offers all the benefits of the cloud-based SOBERLINK Monitoring Site, which includes Adaptive Facial Recognition (AFR)™, real-time alerts, automated reporting, and robust tamper detection.