Health kiosks to provide better access to care in Ohio

Telemedicine provider HealthSpot is out to improve health care access in Ohio.

FEATURES


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 assessment kiosks could be health care's missing link

A growing fleet of health care kiosks is gearing up to reach the underserved.

America's 'most wired' hospital amps up interactive IT

A Pennsylvania hospital rolls out interactive video kiosks to improve patient communication.

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.

The next generation doctor's office

With the passage of the Patient Affordable Care Act, Healthcare is on the forefront of everyone's mind. Politicians are debating the value.

Students write prescription for kiosk success

A drug-dispensing kiosk took home top honors at Coinstar Inc.'s February Whiteboard Challenge at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Coinstar, parent company of redbox DVD-rental kiosks and Coinstar coin-counting kiosks, hosted the competition last month to stir...

Hospital patients checking out self-service check ins

The trend toward self-service kiosks in health-care facilities for such uses as patient check-in and wayfinding is on the rise. While health-care organizations value the increased staff efficiency the kiosks deliver, patients can also benefit with added convenience and time...

LUCY may make health matter for Kroger customers

Retail food chain Kroger is deploying a self-service healthcare and nutritional information program for its shoppers.

See More »

NEWS


Kiosk network to offer free health assessments

Chicago-based higi and California-based Stayhealthy, both providers of health monitoring solutions, are partnering to build a retail health kiosk network that will operate as higi, according to a higi company announcement. The companies have contracted with health provider, corporate, retail...

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...

Dental clinic kiosks provide security and self-service

San Francisco's University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has installed patient self-service kiosks at its newest campus, according to an Advanced Kiosks announcement.  The $151 million campus was designed to serve 10,000 patients a year in 10 dental clinics.

Philadelphia kiosk pilot assesses mental health

Philadelphia's Shoprite became the launch site for a new mental health kiosk piloted by the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Services, Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation and Family Practice and Counseling Network. The kiosk, placed next to the...

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...

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...

LifeMed ID secures payment partner for patient check-in kiosks

JetPay Payment Services, a division of JetPay Corp., and the patient identification company LifeMed ID announced an agreement to process financial and data transactions for LifeMed's patient kiosks. LifeMed's medical services kiosk is designed to streamline hospital and office check-ins,...

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...

Virginia hospital system turns to patient check-in kiosks

The LewisGale Regional Health System in Virginia has deployed self-service patient check-in kiosks within all four of its hospital emergency rooms, according to an article on southwesttimes.com. The kiosks allow patients to scan their driver's license or type in basic...

HealthCENTER kiosks gain Canadian approval

The health solutions company Stayhealthy Inc. announced that it recently received a medical license to sell from Health Canada's Medical Devices Bureau for the Stayhealthy HealthCENTER Kiosk Models 650 and 650-C, its FDA-cleared, self-serve health kiosk which offers clinical-grade health...

Biometric health screening kiosks to deploy at Sav-On Drug Stores

PharmaSmart International Inc. and Sav-Mor/Sav-On Pharmacies, a Michigan-based retail pharmacy network, announced a partnership to deploy PharmaSmart's biometric screening and integrated health IT solutions throughout Michigan pharmacies. PharmaSmart will deploy its blood pressure and pulse kiosk, supported by its patented,...

CTS, Custom America to exhibit during CETW

Connected Technology Solutions, in conjunction with Custom America, will be exhibiting at the Customer Engagement Technology World tradeshow being held this week in New York City. CTS Kiosk serves a range of clients in the health care space, focusing on...

Toronto hospital pilots patient check-in kiosks

St. Joseph's Health Centre's Ambulatory Care Centre in Toronto has launched a patient check-in kiosk pilot project to increase speed and efficiency, Inside Toronto reported. The kiosk utilizes a patient's health card, which allows access to the country's insured health care services.

See More »
None