Telemedicine kiosks arrive in Florida

Jacksonville, Florida-based Crowley Maritime will be the first company in the region to try a telepresence health care kiosk. Florida legislatures are currently discussing regulations on this type of kiosk.


Kiosks enable telepresence service

Self-service is a big trend, but many industries still benefit from in-person consultation. Telepresence kiosks attempt to kill these two birds with one stone by providing remote in-person interaction.

How NFC tech can improve your kiosk

As NFC phones become the norm, it is allowing for the implementation of new features and functions in interactive kiosks that give kiosk operators the ability to provide greater levels of convenience and interactivity never before seen.

Health care solutions developed with the patient in mind

It can be argued that the underlying premise of patient management is to provide answers and implement solutions to the question – "How can a patient's experience of the health care system be improved?" Therefore, any solution developed should be based on the patient's well-being, comfort and convenience.

Health care Kiosks 101

From anxiety over test results to anxiousness while sitting in a hospital bed, patients need every tool possible to help relieve stress. One of these tools that can make the process of hospital visits easier are health care kiosks.

Social entrepreneurs fighting third-world poverty with energy kiosks

With few options, many living in rural Africa and Asia have to rely on unclean water supplies and dirty energy sources, but social entrepreneurs are taking aim at the problem.

Paul Price to keynote Interactive Customer Experience Summit

Paul Price, CEO of marketing technology company Creative Realities, will offer ICX Summit attendees his expert insights and real-world examples for putting the 'wow factor' into the customer experience.

5 for 5: McDonald's, order kiosks, mobile power and health care

The most-read articles on Kiosk Marketplace in November reveal a significant interest in order and patient check-in kiosks, mobile power kiosks, and how self-service is being used to improve sales and customer satisfaction.

How one health care kiosk is changing provider-patient dynamics

KioskMarketplace spoke with Eric Anderson, COO of Clearwave, about his company's Clearwave Kiosk designed for the health care industry, to find out more about its technology for patient self-service.

ADA: Legal and practical advice

With nearly $2 million in damages and fees paid to plaintiffs in the recent Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired v. Redbox Automated Retail LLC settlement, it's important to revisit ADA compliance implications for self-service industries.

24/7 automated pharmacy services to reduce costs and improve employee satisfaction

In 2010, Berkshire Health Systems (BHS) opened their employee pharmacy as part of their comprehensive ‘Wellness at Work’ plan to offer better health services to their 3,500 employees and at the same time save money. BHS realized they needed a convenient yet cost effective way to capture 2nd and 3rd shift employee prescriptions.

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Pharmacy kiosks attempt to enroll into colleges

Self-service pharmacy kiosk group Pharmabox is attempting to expand to college campuses by offering kiosk deployments for free.

Health tech integrates health risk assessment into kiosk

Users can now receive a 'Health Age' assessment from a kiosk.

Automated pharmacy kiosk dives into The Falls

Pharmabox Inc. has announced plans to deploy an automated pharmacy kiosk at The Falls, a Miami outdoor mall.

HealthSpot integrates blood testing into telemedicine kiosks

Telemedicine kiosk provider HealthSpot recently unveiled an integrated blood lab test for its kiosk, designed to provide blood labs in under 10 minutes.

Medical kiosk manufacturer partners with Doctor on Demand to provide telemedicine

Health care kiosk manufacturer Computerized Screening, Inc. has partnered with Doctor on Demand to offer doctor telepresence services on its kiosks.

Self-service pharmacy kiosks deploying in Florida

Pharmabox Inc, a provider of self-service pharmacy kiosks, has begun to deploy in Florida.

Sleepy Hollow hospital helps visitors keep their heads with information kiosks, digital signage

Phelps Hospital, located in Sleepy Hollow, New York, has deployed informational kiosks and digital signage screens to provide directions and news to visitors.

Dieters gain weight loss incentives through kiosks

Colorado dieters can now gain incentives to lose weight through Weigh and Win kiosks.

Rite Aid deploys telepresence pharmacy kiosks

Rite Aid has recently partnered with HealthSpot to deploy telepresence pharmacy kiosks at 25 Rite Aid pharmacies in Ohio.

North Carolina hospital checks in self-service kiosks

Patients at Novand Health Brunswich Medical Center in Bolivia, North Carolina, will now be able to check in for appointments using self-service kiosks.

Post office trials robotic pharmacy kiosk in Scotland

Aberdeenshire, Scotland is beginning a trial with a robotic pharmacy kiosk which allows users to talk to a pharmacist remotely and have their prescriptions dispensed to them.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital rolls out indoor navigation app

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has launched the MediNav Navigator Edition 2.0, an app that provides turn-by-turn navigation for visitors.

Indian self-registration health care kiosks attract patients

Indian patients at the New Delhi location of All India Institute of Medical Sciences can now use Web kiosks to schedule future appointments.

Canadian hospital rolls out self-registration kiosks

Canada-based Health Sciences North is rolling out self-registration kiosks, developed by Slabb Inc, in one hospital in Sudbury, Canada, to improve patient experiences.

Kenya police stations to install gender violence prevention kiosks

Soon, victims of sexual violence in Kenya will be able to use kiosks for evidence gathering, advice and legal support.

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Learn how hospitals and other healthcare facilities are using self-service kiosks to provide a better patient experience and better patient care.