Jaco News and Events

The Best Service Plan is a Trouble-Free Product

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

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 Made in America, Comfort Glide, JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20, 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...

The FDA Letter on Battery-Powered Carts: Important Information to Know

By Tom Bagley on May 19, 2017 4:32:00 PM in lithium power, power blade, power systems, safety, awareness, JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20

Last December the Food and Drug Administratio (FDA) released ‘Potential Problems with Battery-Powered Mobile Medical Carts in Health Care Facilities that May Result in Fire: Letter to Health Care Professionals'.The extent of the problems and the...

Jaco Releases Comfort Glide Lift Technology™

By Mark Scapicchio on May 9, 2017 8:00:00 AM in EHR, mobile computer cart, JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20

Game-changing ease of height adjustment, with a 10-year warranty, now available on Jaco One medical carts

Franklin, MA, May 8, 2017 – Jaco, manufacturer of a complete line of point-of-care computer medical carts and other products for electronic...

Jaco Inc. Unveils Seven Point-of-Care Innovations at HIMSS 2017

By Matt Rossini on Feb 20, 2017 9:16:52 AM in EHR, himss, himss17, medical cart, computer cart, powered, power blade, WS-14, ws-16, cart storage, JacoOne-10, JacoOne-20

New products and product concepts will increase nurse comfort, support continuous patient care, simplify compliant med administration, and more

Orlando, FL and Franklin, MA – 02/19/17: Jaco Inc., manufacturer of a complete line of point-of-care...

New Jaco One Cart: Customers Ask, and Jaco Delivers

By Matt Rossini on Feb 24, 2016 8:00:00 AM in power blade, himss, press release, powered, EHR, JacoOne

Next-gen medical cart offers effortless operation, simplified maintenance, and low cost of ownership in response to inputs from nurses, IT and hospital management

Franklin, MA – 2/24/2016:  Jaco Inc., manufacturer of a complete line of...

Jaco Sponsors Nursing Management Congress October 13-17 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

By Matt Rossini on Oct 8, 2015 10:38:57 AM in conference, nursing informatics, EHR, Nursing Management Congress

As one of the industry's leading nurse executive conferences, Nursing Management Congress offers a truly personal setting for nursing leaders to exchange ideas and learn from one another on how to make improvements in everyday clinical workflow...

ABC News Covers Risk of Lithium Ion Batteries in Aviation

By Marcel Woodman on Dec 5, 2014 9:09:00 AM in power blade, powered, power systems, lithium power, Lithium Iron Phosphate, LiFePO4

On December 2nd 2014, ABC Nightly News featured coverage on how lithium ion batteries can pose a fire risk on passenger airplanes. There are multiple documented cases of explosions resulting in airplane crashes that have been traced back to...

High Stakes for Translation Services in Hospitals

By Marcel Woodman on Nov 14, 2014 12:14:20 PM in Telepresence, UL100, Translation Services

The use of family members as translators in medical environments has been on the decline for years, and hospitals are struggling to provide sufficient and accurate translation services to meet the growing demand. There is a growing trend to use...

JACO Sponsors Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) Fall Conference in Orlando, FL

By Matt Rossini on Nov 13, 2014 9:05:00 AM in conference, FONE

The FONE Fall Conference this year, titled Nursing Leaders: Creating the Vision for a Changing Healthcare Environment, will focus on numerous topics including: engagement, leadership development, patient safety and overall patient care.