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Matt Rossini

Longer Battery Life: A Brief Guide

By Matt Rossini on Oct 29, 2018 1:42:08 PM in LiFePO4, safety, lithium power, EHR, computer cart, Lithium Iron Phosphate, Reliability

The 3 reasons batteries lose capacity, 3 ways Jaco slows the process, and 3 ways you can maximize your battery life

Batteries replacement takes up the lion’s share of downstream supply chain costs associated with powered EHR carts. So it’s no...

Jaco Carts Make a Cameo in New Beth Israel Deaconess Video

By Matt Rossini on Aug 29, 2018 2:08:50 PM in UltraLite 200, lightweight, mobile computer cart, EHR, laptop cart

We're always pleased to see Jaco carts featured in our customers' promotional materials and videos. And we are particularly happy to see our Jaco UltraLite 210 laptop medical cart in this just-posted video announcing the new Beth Israel Deaconess...

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

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

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 safety, LiFePO4, Lithium Iron Phosphate, 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, IT, budget, Jaco One EVO, HIE, Cybersecurity, analytics, 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 Jaco One EVO, Comfort Glide, Reliability, height-adjust, medical cart

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 aone, Jaco One EVO, UL100, power blade

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 Jaco One EVO, Comfort Glide, height-adjust, LiFePO4, Lithium Iron Phosphate, HIMSS18

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 JacoOne, JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20, UL500, UL300, LiFePO4, Lithium Iron Phosphate, 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...