Self-service technology doctors up health care, pt. II

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Self-service technology, kiosks especially, may be changing the way we access health care and the privacy issues we encounter from the pharmacy desk to the doctor's diagnosis.

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Self-service technology doctors up health care, pt. I

Self-service technology, kiosks especially, may be changing the way we access health care and the privacy issues we encounter from the pharmacy desk to the doctor's diagnosis.

In-store health kiosks could make Obamacare understandable

SoloHealth stations are now offering awareness and enrollment information around the new Health Insurance Marketplace.

2013 EPIC UGM show recap

Olea Kiosks Inc. recently attended the 2013 Epic User Group Meeting in Verona, Wisconsin.

CTS' Sandra Nix: An industry lesson on survival and success

The industry veteran and president of CTS has personally experienced the evolution of self-service.

Health care's technology-driven transformation

Since its birth in 1948, the U.K.'s National Health Service has not only grown to become the world's largest publicly funded health service, but has also seen a lot of changes along the way — many of which are a...

Self-service health care comes to retail (Commentary)

A Frank Mayer exec discusses the benefits that self-service health care bring to the retail market.

HealthSpot Station checks up on CES (Video)

Telehealth goes high-tech with interactive digital medical devices inside the kiosk.

Airports going DIY: Top kiosk trends of 2012, Pt. II

Airline travel and health care illustrate the spread of self-service in 2012.

Dynamic duo: Phone-charging kiosk and interactive digital signage at NRF 2012 (Video)

NEC Display Solutions and Monster Media partner for interactive digital signage in a phone-charging kiosk.

Check-in kiosks soon to be standard at hospitals (video)

Forbes interviewed Sandy Nix, president of CTS, about the future of self-service in health care

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Stanford kiosk prescribes cancer clinical trials

Stanford Cancer Institute has teamed up with SeePoint Technology to come up with a solution that would increase awareness and enrollment in clinical trials.

UC San Diego Health System intros self-service solutions

UC San Diego Health System is partnering with SeePoint, designer and manufacturer of interactive kiosk systems, to overhaul its check-in and vendor management system, according to a press release.

Medical marijuana dispenser sprouts up in Denver

Denver is set to get two more marijuana vending kiosks, according to an announcement from American Green, a Tempe, Arizona-based provider of automated marijuana dispensers. The kiosks, called "Zazzz," dispense medical marjiuana and have a system of checks and balances...

Patient experience captured with Army hospital kiosks

Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg in North Carolina has installed four interactive kiosks in the hospital to solicit paitent feedback, with more expected, the Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer reported.  The kiosks are an attempt by the hospital to reach out to patients and visitors about their hospital experience.

Self-service pacemaker monitor frees up health care staff

Southampton, U.K., pacemaker patients can now monitor their device without the wait, according to Engineering and Technology Magazine. A new mobile monitoring station installed at Bitterne Park Medical Care Center allows patients to have instant pacemaker checkups. The CareLink Express...

Fresh Healthy Vending stock on the rise

After a steady drop in 2014, Fresh Healthy Vending International stock is on the upswing. February saw the end of its $7 per share mark and prices began to tumble, according to Hotstocked.com. The company's stock held ground briefly after...

Roche deploys interactive kiosks at Clinical Lab Expo

At today's 2014 Clinical Lab Expo hosted by the American Association for Clinical Chemistry, Roche unveiled its latest laboratory solutions, according to a company announcement. The Switzerland-based provider of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics introduced in vitro diagnostics products at one of...

Fitness kiosk solves 10-year problem for Schreiver Air Force Base

Members of Colorado-based Schreiver Air Force Base fitness center can soon enjoy the aerobics class of their choice with the installation of a new kiosk in the next two weeks, according to the Schreiver Sentinel. The self-service aerobics classes will...

Vending machine dispenses healthy advice and product

A candy-filled vending machine is dispening healthy reminders to customers to brush their teeth.

Healthy vending: One of the fastest growing industries in the nation

The Automatic Merchandising State of the Industry report said there is a growing demand from consumers and operators for healthy vending products, according to a press release. "Vendors reported that healthy food attributed as much as a 25-percent upswing in...

Hospital rolls out new technology to improve patient management

June 24, 2014 – YORK, PA. Espanola Regional Hospital and Health Centre, a community hospital in Espanola, Ontario, Canada, called on Livewire Digital in York, Pennsylvania, to introduce new technology to gather and prioritize patient admitting information in their triage area of their new emergency annex.

Rice second Seahawks player to become Fresh Healthy Vending franchisee

NFL Super Bowl 2014 Champion Sidney Rice has joined fellow teammate Michael Robinson as a Fresh Healthy Vending franchisee. Rice, the Seattle Seahawks’ wide receiver, purchased 17 combo machines from the San Diego, California-based healthy vending franchisor, which he plans...

iPatientCare launches patient kiosk for Physician’s Offices

iPatientCare, a developer of mHealth and cloud-based ambulatory EHR (electronic health records), integrated practice management and patient portal solutions, has launched a secure patient kiosk for physician's offices. The iPatientCare Patient Kiosk streamlines the patient visit from check-in to payment,...

Olea to introduce patient check-in kiosk during HIMSS 2014

Olea Kiosks has introduced a patient self-check-in kiosk designed to be fully ADA and HIPAA compliant, according to a company press release. The Cambridge Kiosk does not require an adjustable height mechanism. Instead, the kiosk's peripherals extend forward in order to provide full-front access by wheelchair-bound patients.

QuadraMed patient registration software to run on CTS kiosks

QuadraMed Corporation has signed an agreement with Connected Technology Solutions to bring QuadraMed's point-of-service patient registration solution to the CTS kiosk platform. According to a new release from the companies, the integration of CTS hardware and QuadraMed's enterprise self-service software...

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