PHG 500 Quickstart

Insert the miniUSB power cable into the PHG500.  The PHG will take several minutes to boot up. The PHG500 requires use of a mobile device and the Health@Home Companion application to connect with the local wireless. The Health@Home Companion application is available for Android and iOS. Instructions for use are included below.

URL: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lampreynetworks.lnihubassist

  1. Install the Companion application on an Android tablet or phone. 
  2. Open the Companion App. Accept the prompt to enable location services for the Companion application.
  3. On startup the initial screen displayed is the ‘Discovery Screen’. This screen displays the PHG identifier, IP Address configuration status and managed state for any discovered Health@Home units.
  4. Search for the PHG sticker address. Any unconfigured PHG will display the text ‘SET WIFI’ under the IP Address column
  5. Touch the ‘SET WIFI’ text to have the Companion application attempt to configure the PHG500. A new screen will appear which displays all local WiFi networks discovered by the PHG500
  6. Select the desired network from the list and enter the WiFi password to establish an internet

URL: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/health-home-companion/id1534330636

  1. Install the Companion application on an iOS tablet or phone. 
  2. Open the Companion App. Accept the prompt to enable location services for the Companion application.
  3. On startup the initial screen displayed is the ‘Discovery Screen’. This screen displays the PHG identifier, IP Address configuration status and managed state for any discovered Health@Home units.
  4. Search for the PHG sticker address. Any unconfigured PHG will display the text ‘SET WIFI’ under the IP Address column
  5. Touch the ‘SET WIFI’ text to have the Companion application attempt to configure the PHG500. 
  6. Enter the WiFi SSID and password to establish an internet connection
Once an internet connection has been established the PHG will attempt to download the boot configuration and connect with Exchange. It will take about 5 minutes for the PHG500 to configure and boot after the internet connection has been established. The device will restart during this process, please be patient.

Taking a Measurement

  1. Make the sensor device start advertising. A guide for each sensor supported by LNI can be found at  http://lnihealth.com/compatible-sensors
  2. Use the PHG Devices page in Exchange to search and pair with the sensor device. This step may be skipped if the sensor device has been added to the PHG’s auto-pair list.
  3. Take a measurement once the PHG500 has successfully connected to the device