WHITEPAPER – How RFID Can Reliably Eliminate Retained Surgical Items Left in Patients After Surgery

May 10, 2018 - Embedded HF RFID Readers, Embedded UHF RFID Reader Modules, Fixed Mount RFID, Handheld RFID Scanners, Industry News, Integrated UHF RFID Readers, JADAK News, News, RFID, RFID, RFID Accessories, RFID Developer Kits, RFID Engines, RFID Services, Standalone RFID Readers, USB UHF RFID Readers

Surgical items left in patients after surgery is a major problem in hospitals around the world. Retained surgical items or “RSI” events have been estimated to occur at a rate of approximately 1 in 8,000 to 18,000 of all in-patient operations. Surgical items, such as a sponge, may seem benign

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WEBINAR – In Vitro Diagnostics-Validating and Measuring Centrifuged Blood Samples

May 9, 2018 - Embedded Machine Vision, Fixed Mount Machine Vision, Machine Vision, Machine Vision, Machine Vision Services, Machine Vision Software, News

Screening samples quickly, accurately and precisely is critical as part of the pre-analytical in-vitro diagnostic process. This webinar will focus on validating and measuring blood samples that have gone through a centrifuged process to achieve accurate test results.  From liquid level to object and color detection, there are several variables

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NEWS – JADAK Launches ThingMagic IZAR: 4-Port UHF RFID Finished Reader

April 2, 2018 - 2D Handheld Barcode Scanners, Barcode Scanner, Handheld Barcode Scanners, Industry News, JADAK News, News, Product News

SYRACUSE, N.Y. April 3rd, 2018 – JADAK, a business unit of Novanta Corporation (“Novanta”), is excited to announce the launch of ThingMagic IZAR, its newest 4-port RAIN Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) RFID finished reader. ThingMagic IZAR is a compact, programmable, network-attached reader with both read and write capability. Designed for medical, retail, and transportation

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WHITEPAPER – Blue Light in Displays and Lighting

March 13, 2018 - News, Spectrometers

In natural outdoor sunshine, blue light peaks at 480 nm.  This stimulates photosensitive Retinal Ganglia Cell (pRGC) in humans’ eyes to synchronize daily circadian physiological rhythms to the light and dark cycles. Unfortunately, displays, such as laptops, monitors and cell phones, typically emit with a peak blue wavelength of 435

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WHITEPAPER – Why Hospitals are Rapidly Adopting RFID-Enabled Medical Cabinets

February 28, 2018 - Embedded HF RFID Readers, Integrated UHF RFID Readers, News, RFID, RFID, Standalone RFID Readers

RFID-enabled medical cabinets, known as “Smart Cabinets”, are an integral part of a smart hospital’s ecosystem. They are becoming popular among healthcare facilities because they optimize workflow, increase patient safety, and reduce cost. They accomplish this through various means, such as inventory and consignment stock management, tracking high value medical

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CASE STUDY – ThingMagic Sargas Reader Used in Hospital Pharmacies

February 9, 2018 - Industry News

Hospital Pharmacies Using RFID-Enabled Medication from QuVa Pharma Feb 06, 2018— Medication compounder QuVa Pharma has teamed up with Kit Check to offer an RFID-enabled medication-tracking solution for its hospital pharmacy customers. The system QuVa is providing includes Kit Check’s passive ultrahigh-frequency (UHF) RFID tags embedded in prefilled syringes used to provide medication to hospital patients. Hospitals can then use

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WHITEPAPER – RFID for Sterilization Tracking in Hospitals

February 1, 2018 - Fixed Mount RFID, Industry News, Integrated UHF RFID Readers, News, RFID, RFID, Standalone RFID Readers

Barcodes have been a mainstay in the medical realm for several decades and will continue to be an important technology for more simple data collection applications long into the future. However, barcodes are limited and in today’s world healthcare providers require enhanced technologies to perform more complex functions. Therefore, many

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NEWS – JADAK Launches Flexpoint HS-1E 1D/2D Handheld Barcode Scanner

January 19, 2018 - 2D Handheld Barcode Scanners, Barcode Scanner, Handheld Barcode Scanners, Industry News, JADAK News, News, Product News

SYRACUSE, N.Y. January 16, 2018 — JADAK, a business unit of Novanta Corporation (“Novanta”), has launched the Flexpoint HS-1E, its newest offering in the Flexpoint family of handheld barcode scanners. The Flexpoint HS-1E combines quality and performance in an affordable and compact design. Backwards compatible with JADAK’s Flexpoint HS-1M, the

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