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With patient safety the number one priority of quality healthcare, mobile printing at point-of-care has emerged as a simple, cost-effective means of ensuring correct patient identification, improving patient care and making working practices more efficient.

A wide range of tasks can be carried out more confidently and efficiently using mobile healthcare printing solutions. These technologies also look towards the adoption of electronic medical records, help you to meet relevant legislation and achieve patient safety, budgetary and business goals.

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Resources

Guide to mobile healthcare printing solutions
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This guide explores how mobile printing helps to ensure safer, higher quality patient care, outlining the risks inherent in hospitals and the facts about medical identification. It also introduces the steps you can take to reduce the error count, improve patient safety and overall quality of care. Download

Fixed v mobile healthcare printing solutions
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Historically, a centrally-located printer has been used to print patient-related materials in healthcare facilities, leading to potential mistakes and unnecessary expense. This short slideshare presentation brings together the facts and how mobile healthcare printing helps to ensure correct medical identification. Download

The costs of incorrect patient identification in healthcare environments
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Mistakes in busy hospital facilities are unavoidable, but the implications of errors in patient identification can be fatal, and very costly from a financial perspective. This article outlines the extent of the problem, and what steps can be taken to reduce the risks to patient safety.

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How hospitals can move on in patient safety at point-of-care
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View our infographic outlining some of the patient identification challenges mobile printing can help to overcome in healthcare facilities.

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Solutions

The case for mobile healthcare printing
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identification, the wide-ranging benefits mobile healthcare printing can bring, and what you need to consider from an enterprise resource planning perspective moving forward. Download

‘Putting patient safety first: a day in the life…’
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This infographic reviews a typical working day in the life of a staff nurse, and how mobile healthcare printing solutions can make her life easier and improve patient safety. Download

Moving to the Zebra QLn Series
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The benefits of Zebra’s mobile healthcare printing solutions in easily digestible infographic format. See how our solutions can help you to achieve your patient safety goals. Download

Printing at point-of-care
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A practical guide to the options available in mobile healthcare printing today, including wireless solutions that improve safety and energy-saving power management solutions. Download

Mobile healthcare printing: the modern way
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An article examining the advantages of mobile printing in terms of patient safety and business practice, and how patients, staff and stakeholders can reap the benefits. View

Zebra QLn Series datasheet
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An introduction to these Zebra mobile healthcare printers including key features and technical specifications. Download


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Avignon Hospital Centre

Learn how Avignon were the first French hospital to implement an automated mobile solution for taking biological samples.

 

 

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Great Ormond Street Hospital

Learn how Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust complied with the National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) Positive Patient Identification directive in the UK.
 

 

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Heartlands Hospital

In 2004/5 alone, the UK's NHS (National Health Service) faced over £400 million worth of clinical negligence claims. One of the key causes being patient misidentification. The National Patient Safety Agency states this causes 19% of all hospital errors. View

 

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The costs of incorrect patient identification in healthcare environments

Mistakes in busy hospital facilities are unavoidable, but the implications of errors in patient identification can be fatal, and very costly from a financial perspective. This article outlines the extent of the problem, and what steps can be taken to reduce the risks to patient safety. View

 

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Mobile healthcare printing: the modern way

An article examining the advantages of mobile printing in terms of patient safety and business practice, and how patients, staff and stakeholders can reap the benefits. View


 

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Barcode wristbands: Putting patient safety first

Patient safety is at the heart of quality healthcare. That’s why barcode wristbands should be at the heart of your patient safety goals, ensuring accurate patient identification and minimising the risks of medical errors. This white paper tells you all you need to know.

 

 

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QLn Series

An introduction to these Zebra mobile healthcare printers including key features and technical specifications. View

 

 

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HC100™ Wristband Printer

Easily print wristbands with a wristband printer designed for healthcare and hospitality.  View

 

 

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LaserBand®2 Advanced Wristbands for Adult patients

Adult wristbands need to cover a wide range of patients from young adults to the elderly and infirm. Zebra’s LaserBand products are specifi cally designed with these patients in mind. View

 

 

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LaserBand®2 Advanced Wristbands for Paediatrics

Paediatric wristbands need to cover a wide range of patients from toddlers to teenagers. Zebra’s LaserBand products are specifi cally designed with these patients in mind. View

 

 

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LaserBand®2 Advanced Wristbands for Babies and Maternity

Key requirements for these patients include; identifying the most tiny patients quickly and easily, providing a delicate, secure solution which is both practical and sensitive and ensuring precious newborns are correctly identifi ed with their parents.  View

 

 

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Patient I.D. solutions

This all-in-one print solution combines the reliable HC100 direct thermal printer with easy-to-load cartridges containing the only antimicrobial-coated wristbands on the market—Zebra’s Z-Band® wristbands.  View

 

 

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Z-Band® Wristbands

Zebra’s HC100™ allows you to print patient information and barcodes directly on Z-Band® direct thermal wristbands. View

 

 

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Printing at point-of-care

A practical guide to the options available in mobile healthcare printing today, including wireless solutions that improve safety and energy-saving power management solutions. View


 

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Guide to disinfecting and cleaning Zebra Healthcare Printers

When using Zebra healthcare printers in healthcare environments, patient safety is of paramount importance. View

 

 

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Healthcare Zebra Printing Solutions

Scanning barcodes produced by reliable Zebra thermal printers and labels enables you to automatically verify and record medication dispensing.  View

 

 

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Retail pharmacy - Increase Efficiency and Accuracy with Medication and Prescription Labeling from Zebra

Barcodes give a virtual voice to your medications and prescriptions. The more medications are  marked with barcodes, the more effective your pharmacy workflows will be.  View

 

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Thermal Bar Code Pharmacy Solutions Brochure

Zebra’s proven printer and media solutions are being used to improve safety, comfort and efficiency at every stage of a patient’s hospital journey. View