For example, Dzik (2006) reviewed studies in which bar coding and radiofrequency identification was used for positive patient identification
in blood specimen labelling, and described bar code technology as a "widely used, stable, inexpensive means of machine-readable identification" (p.
HT Systems' flagship solution PatientSecure, is a biometric patient identification
management system that uses Fujitsu's PalmSecure palm vein biometric sensors, and automatically link patients to their unique medical record, improving patient safety and preventing fraud.
Historically, Brighton used wristbands with a plastic sleeve and lapel name tags for patient identification
for both its inpatient and outpatient programs.
M2SYS Technology president Michael Trader, stated : "We are excited about the opportunity to provide Archbold Memorial Hospital the ability to increase patient identification
accuracy with our RightPatient biometrics patient safety and data integrity solution that helps reduce duplicate medical records and eliminate fraud and medical identity theft at the point of service.
On-demand labeling solutions can improve patient safety by promoting positive patient identification
at each critical step within the patient workflow," said Curtis Campbell, Senior Brand Manager, DYMO Labeling.
Stankovic's reply: You raise an important point related to patient identification
and accurate labeling of blood samples.
The patient identification
project team zeroed in on BD Diagnostics because the Franklin Lakes, N.
VeriTeQ Acquisition Corporation ("VeriTeQ" or "Company"), a marketer of implantable, radio frequency identification ("RFID") technologies for patient identification
and sensor applications, announced today it has acquired the VeriChip implantable microchip and related technologies, and Health Link personal health record from PositiveID Corporation.
a leader in healthcare workflow software, enhances its bioPoint (TM) Patient Identification
wristband solution, the only comprehensive, flexible, and easy-to-use patient identification
solution with full drag and drop design capability.
has released Personal ID AC, a new version of their patient identification
wristbands with an adjustable adhesive closure that fits children and adults.
LOUIS -- Patient identification
pioneer LaserBand has created the first-ever self-laminating patient ID wristband designed for narrow-throat printers.
May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zebra Technologies Corporation , a global leader in delivering on-demand specialty printing solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced the introduction of a new adhesive tab closure on its next generation Z-Band Direct patient identification