Tablets in Healthcare

Tablets in Healthcare

The ability to gather and access information with the touch of a fingertip, and carry it around wherever you go, is invaluable for those working in healthcare. It is for this reason that the healthcare industry has long dreamed of ways to harness the features of tablets and mobile devices. As this technology has evolved and developed in recent years, medical device manufacturers are rapidly…

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Save Time and Money: Standardize

There are numerous reasons hospitals prefer to work with just one vendor, particularly when it comes to products that support and position technologies like IT equipment and medical devices. The benefits often boil down to three main areas: cost, convenience and conformity. Cost Standardizing with a single manufacturer lowers a health system’s total cost of ownership in a number of…

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New Long Arm Workstation to Debut at HIMSS20

Healthcare technology departments make significant investments in IT tools and infrastructure to ensure medical equipment helps providers achieve the best results for their patients. What should also be given the same level of consideration is how to safely and ergonomically access these devices for optimal usage and improved workflows. That’s one reason we at GCX enjoy attending the…

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Helping ECG Device Makers Create Optimal Workflows

Helping ECG Device Makers Create Optimal Workflows

The cardiograph is a staple medical device within health organizations. Better known as an EKG or ECG, this common diagnostic tool is used to detect heart defects or monitor cardiac conditions during and after a health event. Whether used with remote monitors during stress tests or electrodes tethered to a bed- or chair-bound patient, it’s important that displays on these devices be…

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Going the Extra Mile to Ensure Product Quality

Every medical device manufacturer must meet minimum safety standards to launch a new product. However, for that product to be successful and stand up to the demanding nature of healthcare environments, it often must exceed these minimum standards. At GCX, we understand this. That’s why we not only conduct comprehensive testing to ensure the quality of our products (designed for both…

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Finding Time for a Mounting Arm Audit

Finding Time for a Mounting Arm Audit

All mounting solutions, no matter how durable, have a limited lifespan. That’s why we recommend periodic audits of arms and other mounting solutions to ensure each piece of hardware continues working optimally. A bi-annual check of an arm’s function is not difficult nor particularly time consuming.  Given a reasonable degree of access to the equipment, a technician can usually…

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