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SOURCE Zebra Technologies Corporation
Barcoded wristbands back company's commitment to patient safety and EHR protocol
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zebra Technologies Corporation today said it will showcase products from its recently acquired LaserBand product line at the HIMSS 2013 Annual Conference and Exhibition. The barcoded wristbands and related products used by thousands of hospitals around the world will be on display at HIMSS booth #3223.
LaserBand offers adult and infant wristbands, along with chart labeling and specialty products to fit a variety of patient needs and print method options for minimal workflow changes and IT reformatting. Healthcare providers are invited to stop by Zebra's HIMSS booth #3223 to learn more about the LaserBand products. They can also visit www.zebra.com/HIMSS to schedule a one-on-one meeting.
As EHR regulations continue to evolve, hospitals are in various stages of adopting the EHR protocol. Barcoding and wristband technology are integral components of EHR. Zebra strives to stay ahead of requirements to ensure that hospitals and other healthcare customers have the broadest array of technology choices to help them reach their objectives in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
"With the increasing focus on improving patient safety and hospital workflow, Zebra's innovative products and solutions enable healthcare organizations to more easily track people, assets and information," said Anders Gustafsson, CEO of Zebra. "As a leader in patient identification, LaserBand is an excellent fit as we expand our dedicated healthcare offerings."
To learn more about the LaserBand products, visit Zebra at HIMSS booth #3223 on March 4-6 in New Orleans.
About Zebra Technologies
A global leader respected for innovation and reliability, Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA) offers technologies that give a virtual voice to patients, assets and clinicians, enabling hospitals to see more and do more. The company's extensive portfolio of marking and printing technologies, including RFID and real-time location solutions, illuminates patient-relevant information to help healthcare providers take smarter actions. For more information about Zebra's healthcare solutions, visit http://www.zebra.com/healthcare.
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