So look for the future caregiver to be equipped with an electronic "clipboard" to which he or she plugs in a headset microphone, miniature bar-code scanner, digital camera and/or other peripherals that have yet to be developed or perhaps even imagined.
For a while bar-code scanners were touted as the data collection device that would do it all.
A portable bar-code scanner, for example, can capture information in any location and later load it into a computer.
THERE ARE DIFFERENT options for connecting bar-code scanners to a computer: A board can be installed inside the computer that has a link to the scanner or the scanner can be attached to the computer's serial (communications) port.
With the versatile NCR RealScan 92 bar-code scanner, cashiers can choose the scanning mode - presentation or pass-by - that best fits their needs.
NCR Provides POS Terminals and Bar-Code Scanners, Manages Staging
4Ghz radio frequency, which is the fastest speed available today, and a premium mobile bar-code scanner
, which ensures accuracy and success.
The concept appliance includes a flat-panel touchscreen monitor and bar-code scanner
built into the top door.
ATLANTA & DALLAS -- ALON USA Installs NCR RealPOS(TM) Terminals and RealScan(TM) Bar-Code Scanners
with Retalix StorePoint Software
Today, Acsis' DataPass(R) solution, which takes data captured by mobile bar-code scanners
, checks it for accuracy and then passes it to the SAP system in real-time, has been implemented across 13 Bayer warehouse facilities.
When used with tablet PCs and bar-code scanners
, Horizon Expert Documentation enables nurses to chart, scan and administer medications at the point of care with assurance that they have checked and verified the "five rights" essential to medication safety - right patient, right drug, right dose, right time and right route.
And exhibitors will use Symbol's PDF417 bar-code scanners
to track leads by scanning 2D symbols encoded onto show badges.