Zebra Technologies Provides Healthcare Solutions to Danat Al Emarat Hospital

Tracking, visibility solutions enable staff to enhance efficiency and patient identification

DUBAI – Oct. 20, 2015 - Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), a global leader in solutions and services that provide real-time visibility into organisations’ assets, people and transactions, is supplying the company’s comprehensive range of healthcare solutions to Danat Al Emarat, the new specialist women and children’s hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The state-of-the-art hospital specified the Zebra Technologies’ range of solutions designed specifically for the healthcare sector across the hospital’s operations to drive efficiency and improve quality of care. These include mobile data capture solutions using 2D scanners, desktop printers, mobile printers, and UltraSoft wristbands for newborns.

Zebra’s healthcare scanners, mobile computers and printers help hospitals ensure that adult, pediatric and infant patients are accurately identified throughout their hospital stay and enable immediate access to critical patient information at the bedside and across all hospital departments. Zebra’s healthcare solutions are certified and recommended by a majority of the leading Electronic Health Records (EHR) providers.

KEY FACTS

  • Danat Al Emarat specified Zebra’s full range of healthcare solutions including  DS4308-HC scanner, HC100, GK420 Healthcare, and QLn220 Healthcare. Zebra’s scanners and printers for healthcare are constructed using disinfectant-ready materials so they can be quickly and easily cleaned between each use and are easy to maintain.
  • Danat Al Emarat is a new 150-bed hospital in Abu Dhabi providing the full breadth of medical services to women and children – from high-risk pregnancy and general delivery, adult and pediatric intensive care units, surgical procedures to a 24-hour walk in clinic.
  • Zebra worked closely with the IT and nursing staff at Danat Al Emarat to select the most appropriate range of solutions to meet the hospital’s needs, including the UltraSoft wristbands designed specifically for newborn babies. Zebra’s solutions are being used across most of the hospital’s applications, including laboratory, pharmacy, clinics, and mobile phlebotomy.
  • The DS4308-HC 1D and 2D scanner is designed to read all types of barcodes which is crucial at the patient bedside for safety and care. The range of Zebra desktop and mobile healthcare printing solutions can print critical information such as dosage information and prescription labels, bedside sample collection, patient ID wristbands and staff ID cards.
 

SUPPORTING QUOTES

Gerard Wins – Chief Information Officer, Danat Al Emarat Hospital
“We selected Zebra Technologies because of its expertise and experience in healthcare and their solutions are designed for the clinical environment, and can be used across all our hospital applications. Our work together will enhance our data capture capabilities and efficiencies and, ultimately, patient care.”

Thamer Nouri, business development manager, Zebra Technologies
“Zebra Technologies is delighted to support Danat Al Emarat Hospital with our specialist healthcare solutions. We valued the close working relationship with the hospital’s IT and nursing teams, whose inputs were key in specifying the right solutions for all applications across the campus, from scanning to printing.”

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About Zebra Technologies
Zebra (NASDAQ: ZBRA) makes businesses as smart and connected as the world we live in. Zebra tracking and visibility solutions transform the physical to digital, creating the data streams enterprises need  to simplify operations, know more about their businesses, and empower their mobile workforces. For more information, visit www.zebra.com.

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