Category: Scheduling



Healthcare Professionals Too Confident in Security of Connected Medical Devices

Mountain View, Calif.-based Zingbox has released the findings of its second annual Healthcare Security Survey. The survey revealed a contradiction between the confidence that healthcare professionals have in the visibility of connected medical devices and security of their networks, and the inefficient legacy processes many still rely on to keep them secure.



Healthcare’s ‘Sophisticated Lady’

From its containment in a simple rubber gasbag to its application via sophisticated computer-controlled circuitry, anesthesia and the systems that administer it have come a long way. But just what makes for a “cutting-edge” anesthesia system? Are design and technology true advances or the equivalent of chrome on metal? And what do these complicated systems mean for those charged with keeping them in working order?

Fluke Biomedical

Rod Jones Fluke Biomedical, Everett, Wash, a division of Fluke Corp, designs, manufactures, and markets biomedical test and simulation, diagnostic imaging, and oncology quality-assurance solutions for the health care industry. Fluke Biomedical President Rod Jones shared insights on the industry and the company’s latest products with 24×7. 24×7: How does the cross-functional 35080M199XRAY enhance productivity […]

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Asset Tracking

VERICHIP The Assetrac system from VeriChip Corp, Delray Beach, Fla, is a radio frequency identification (RFID) product for tracking and protecting assets within a health care environment. Each asset of interest carries a tiny Assetrac tag that emits a regular signal, which is picked up by a network of receivers installed throughout the covered area. […]

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