Everything listed under: 4-Healthcare & Medical

  • The doctor's in the house, tracking medical equipment in the cloud

    Old-school methods of asset tracking at hospitals are extremely rigorous and time consuming. Human error is also a major concern with any manual process. Since hospitals handle a lot of delicate assets such as medical samples, reports, surgical equipment and expensive and delicate medical tools, asset tracking is of prime importance in the medical field.   Read More...

  • Track Medical Samples Using QR Codes and a Mobile App

    Healthcare and asset trackingHospitals and medical testing centers are institutions where management of assets like tools and medical samples are of utmost importance. Any mistake or mismanagement can have serious consequences, sometimes even death. Medical instruments, supplies, and samples are also extremely expensive and require significant investments.   Read More...

  • How to Get Started with Asset Management in 2018

    The year 2018 is seen as a good time to build up savings, reduce debts, and optimize earnings! Most industries, including construction, healthcare, social assistance, and personal care are expected to witness fast growth, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). With more jobs being created and dynamic policies to boost financial growth, businesses will need to focus intensely on their financial well-being.Businesses will need to acquire skills in new technology implementation, logisti...  Read More...

  • Track Your Loaner Lab Equipment Using an App

    Learning is all about investigating and testing. Schools and universities provide resources to their students with loaner lab equipment to carry out their own experiments. At advanced level research, scholars need the loaner lab equipment to complete their research.It’s Easy to Lose Loaner Equipment!A host of lab equipment is rented or loaned including reagents, chemicals, tools, scales and others.   Read More...

  • Ambulance Services Track Perishable Medical Supplies Using QR Codes

    If you've been shopping recently, then you're no stranger to QR codes. These square, two-dimensional, black-and-white codes operate similarly to bar codes, but they have significantly more uses. They can contain links to videos or websites, they can be used as part of a rewards program, and they can be used to help simplify a company's stock, to quickly re-order new supplies, and to make sure that perishable supplies are gotten rid of before their expiration date.   Read More...

  • Track Automated External Defibrillators (AED) Maintenance And Certifications Using Cloud Software

    Sudden cardiac arrest is when the heart stops beating due to lack of oxygen and blood supply. Every forty seconds somebody in the US. is experiencing a heart attack.   Read More...

  • How to Track Senior Living Fixed Assets

    Senior Living centers house more than one million seniors in the U.S. According to the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), there are more than 28,000 senior and assisted living centers in the U.S.Senior and assisted living centers helps the elderly achieve the best quality of life at the sunset years. Senior Living can range from skilled nursing facilities to garden homes designed particularly for independent seniors.Maintaining a Senior Living center is challenging with the tasks rangin...  Read More...

  • Industry Highlights & News: How RFIDs Are Changing the Medical Industry

    After a hospital in Scotland saved nearly half a million dollars by deploying a hybrid RFID system to track its medical inventory and historical usage, the country's National Health Service (NHS) decided to expand the asset tracking system to two other hospitals in the network.Combining Active & Passive RFID for Optimal ResultsThe hospitals expect to follow the model implemented by the Forth Valley Hospital, the first to use the system, by utilizing more than 14,000 passive RFID tags and 4,0...  Read More...

  • Chiropractors Adjust to Asset Tracking Using a Smartphone and QR Codes

    Chiropractic medicine is an alternative therapy and involves “hands on” approach to treating injuries and chronic conditions. Chiropractors use special maneuvers and vertebral manipulations to relieve pressure and pain on joints. Other than manipulations using hands, chiropractors use a wide range of equipment in their offices.   Read More...

  • Healthcare and Barcodes: What's the link?

    It is vital to ensure the safety of patients in healthcare. Doctors, nurses and the administration itself take special care in providing better standards of safety to their patients. But no matter how hard one tries, there is always the possibility of human error.Thankfully, advancements in digital technology such as cloud systems for management, barcodes and RFID have greatly improved the level of care and safety of patients.   Read More...

  • How can your private practice clinic benefit from asset tracking?

    Just like many entrepreneurs must face the challenges involved with running a business, doctors who have their own private practice clinic must face the same. The only difference is that they must do so while providing quality healthcare to their patients. In order to keep providing superior healthcare, they might find that asset tracking and management can help them a great deal.Concentrate more on your patientsWith mundane administrative tasks such as keeping tabs on inventory and medical tool...  Read More...

  • Tracking Medical Equipment Using QR Codes

    The QR code is a type of two-dimensional barcode that contains the same information as traditional barcodes, in a smaller space. QR codes can be created using free services, such as Goo.gl, or with a paid service. Both options allow you to easily integrate this code with your existing electronic health record system.   Read More...

  • How to Track DME / HME Using QR Codes & Smartphones

    Looking for a powerful and affordable way to track your DME / HME on-the-go? Look no further than GoCodes. GoCodes DME / HME tracking software works on all smartphones and computers so your team can track this valuable equipment using the devices they already own.   Read More...