Specimen Collection

specimen collection and management using mobile computers and devices

Achieve Flawless Specimen Collection and Management

Misidentified specimen samples create a serious risk to patient safety and can result in misdiagnosis or incorrect treatment. With Zebra's mobile devices and printers, healthcare workers can print labels at the point of care and perform a three-point check that confirms the links between specimen collection order, the patient wristband and the labelled container.

Improve Patient Safety

Zebra's specimen collection solutions allow staff to positively identifiy patients and ensure specimens and results are accurately recorded in the medical record.

Identify, Track and Manage

Handheld computers allow everyone from nurses to lab technicians to scan and print barcodes for accurate specimen tracking and analysis.

Access Information Quickly

Test results are logged promptly, providing doctors with accurate data for informed decisions and timely treatment.

Can You Find Miss Right?

Finding Miss Right can be hard even in the lab. Can you pick out the unique Miss Right sample from all the rest? 

Guide to Mobile Printing in Healthcare

Using mobile printing technology to improve patient safety at point-of-care.

Moving Forward or Standing Still?

Move on with mobile printing solutions. How hospitals can benefit from printing technology.

healthcare provider scanning a patient wristband

Automate Data Capture And Improve Data Accuracy

Zebra’s handheld imager healthcare portfolio enables hospitals to automate data capture and improve data accuracy, helping to prevent medical errors and improve patient safety.


Increase Efficiency and Reduce Sample Identification Errors

With Zebra's mobile devices and printers, healthcare workers can print labels at the point of care and perform a three-point check: specimen order, patient wristband and labelled container.

healthcare provider scanning a patient vial for specimen labelling

Benefit From Bedside Specimen labelling

labelling blood and other samples at the time they are collected improves patient safety and helps prevent a host of problems related to misidentification.

Build Your Specimen Collection Solution


Built specifically for the demands of the healthcare industry, Zebra mobile printers can print specimen labels at the point of specimen collection. Mobile computers and barcode scanners can positively identify patients and specimen containers at the bedside, ensuring samples are labelled accurately and reducing the chance for error.


Communicating across multiple devices leads to confusion. Zebra software allows healthcare professionals to do everything they need with one device, keeping co-workers in touch and on the same page.


Zebra services help you through each phase of your technology's lifecycle, so you can plan your communications solution to fit your organisation's current and future needs.


Zebra has all the barcode labelling supplies your healthcare printers need to keep things organised and accurately identified.

Let Zebra Design a Specimen Collection Solution to Meet Your Needs