Jaco News and Events

U.S. News Announces 10 Best Children’s Hospitals

By Matt Rossini on Aug 16, 2018 10:16:19 AM in UL500, Telepresence, Telemedicine, UL300, UltraLite 200, UL100, EHR, mobile computer cart, JacoOne, Jaco One EVO, IT

A few weeks ago, U.S. News & World Report released its 2018-19 Best Children’s Hospital rankings. The top 10:

If you have Li-ion cart batteries, replace them with LiFePO4 batteries. If you're considering Li-ion batteries, buy LiFePO4 instead.

By Matt Rossini on Aug 3, 2018 8:02:20 AM in Lithium Iron Phosphate, LiFePO4, safety, Li-ion, fire

Earlier today, on a passenger flight awaiting takeoff in Barcelona, a lithium ion (Li-ion) battery pack being used to charge a cell phone exploded into flames. Fortunately, the plane was evacuated safely. But as this NBC Nightly News report...

Healthcare IT Spending Trends: Where Hospitals Plan to Invest

By Matt Rossini on Jun 1, 2018 10:53:56 AM in himss, Jaco One EVO, analytics, IT, budget, HIE, Cybersecurity, cloud

In a healthcare environment that’s more consumer-driven and more competitive than ever, you can’t afford to plan your own IT investments without some insight into how other hospitals are planning theirs.

3 Ways Jaco One EVO Frees More Budget for Mission-Critical IT [Infographic]

By Matt Rossini on Jun 1, 2018 10:53:12 AM

Medical Cart Evolution: Jaco One EVO and Comfort Glide

By Matt Rossini on Apr 12, 2018 12:18:30 PM in medical cart, height-adjust, Comfort Glide, Reliability, Jaco One EVO

At HIMSS18 we launched Jaco One EVO, our next-generation lightweight full-shift powered medical cart.

Jaco Exhibits at AONE Conference in Indianapolis, IN April 12th through April 18th 2018 Booth #318

By Matt Rossini on Apr 3, 2018 8:55:43 AM in power blade, UL100, aone, Jaco One EVO

Jaco is a proud sponsor and exhibitor at the healthcare industry’s leading nurse leadership conference, AONE. The American Organization of Nurse Executive Conference brings together nurse managers, directors and executives across the healthcare...

New Jaco One EVO™ Debuts at HIMSS18: Weighs up to 60 Lbs. Less than Competitors' Full-Sized Powered Carts

By Matt Rossini on Mar 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM in Lithium Iron Phosphate, LiFePO4, height-adjust, Comfort Glide, HIMSS18, Jaco One EVO

Franklin, MA and Las Vegas, NV – March 6, 2018: Jaco Incorporated, manufacturer of point-of-care medical computer carts and wall-mounted workstations for electronic health records (EHR), today unveiled Jaco One EVO, its next-generation...

Cart electronics and fire safety: Smart design makes a difference

By Matt Rossini on Sep 26, 2017 2:56:15 PM in UL500, UL300, Lithium Iron Phosphate, LiFePO4, JacoOne, JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20, Reliability

Medical computer cart fires are top-of-mind with our customers these days. What’s the simplest check you can make to determine risk of fire in your powered carts?

Check the location of your cart electronics.

If the cart’s inverter/charger is...

The Best Service Plan is a Trouble-Free Product

By Matt Rossini on Aug 8, 2017 4:02:24 PM in UL500, UL300, service and support, JacoOne, Comfort Glide, Reliability

An annual service contract can provide peace of mind – at a price, usually high. Jaco offers a better way: Products so durable and reliable, and backed by such powerful warranties, they don’t require service contracts. Our customer data backs...

Made in America: What it means to you

By Matt Rossini on Jun 14, 2017 9:25:54 AM in JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20, Made in America, Comfort Glide, Reliability

With Memorial Day just behind us, and Independence Day on the horizon, it’s a good time to discuss something that makes Jaco rare in our industry: Every Jaco product is designed, manufactured, and supported in the U.S.A. In fact Jaco has been...