Jaco News and Events

Understanding How Mergers Play a Role in EHR Software Selection

By Matt Rossini on Dec 4, 2012 11:30:00 AM in medical cart, computer cart, EHR, EMR, healthcare, awareness

Associated Editor for Healthcare IT News, Erin McCann, recently wrote an article on the topic of how mergers and acquisitions may be hazardous to healthcare IT.  For contribution on the subject McCann spoke with Barry Blumenfeld, Chief Information...

Electronic Health Records Ready to Make an Impact on NFL Sidelines

By Matt Rossini on Nov 27, 2012 7:57:00 AM in Telepresence, Telemedicine, EHR, awareness, mobile computer cart, remote healthcare consultation

On November 19th eClinicalWorks, a market leader in Electronic Health Records (EHR), announced that the National Football League will be utilizing its software to modernize player medical information to comprehensive electronic records.  Signing a...

IT-Intensive Markets Drive In The Fast Lane to Electronic Medical Records (EMR) ROI

By Matt Rossini on Aug 31, 2012 8:14:00 AM in ROI, meaningful use, EMR, awareness

According to research by the National Bureau of Economic Research, health systems that are within proximity to information technology companies and these companies’ experience with healthcare IT installations are among the biggest factors of...

EHR ‘Holdouts’ are now at a Competitive Disadvantage

By Marcel Woodman on Jul 31, 2012 3:35:00 PM in EHR, EMR, healthcare, awareness

Despite government financial incentives rewarding physicians who adopt EHR systems, adoption has leveled off, as providers continued to complain about high up-front costs and other challenges to making the transition. However, a tipping point...

MaineHealth Selects JACO for a Comprehensive Lithium Powered Mobile Cart Solution

By Matt Rossini on Jul 23, 2012 8:35:00 AM in UL500, lightweight, press release, powered, power systems, announcement, UL200, medical cart, computer cart, EHR, EMR, non-powered, mobile computer cart, service and support

July 2012 Franklin, MA – JACO, the pioneer of healthcare mobile computer cart design and manufacturing is thrilled to announce that nationally acclaimed (IDN) Integrated Delivery Network, MaineHealth, has selected JACO UltraLite Series Carts as...

JACO, Inc. Promotes Tom Bagley to Vice President of Engineering

By Matt Rossini on Jul 10, 2012 7:44:00 AM in employee events, announcement, medical cart, mobile computer cart, TRAC, cart steering control

July 2012 Franklin, MA – JACO Inc, an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of custom products for the high-tech and medical industry, is proud to announce the promotion of Tom Bagley to the position of Vice President of Engineering. ...

JACO to Exhibit at the ANCC National Magnet Conference in Los Angeles

By Matt Rossini on Jul 2, 2012 7:56:00 AM in announcement, company events, events, healthcare, ANCC

More than 7,000 nurses and nursing executives from top healthcare facilities around the nation gather to share evidence-based practices and collaborate to raise the bar of excellences that Magnet Recognized members have to offer . This is the...

Williamson Medical Center Completes JACO UltraLite Series Mobile Cart Rollout

By Matt Rossini on Jun 25, 2012 9:52:00 AM in UL500, press release, powered, announcement, UL200, medical cart, computer cart, non-powered

June 2012 Franklin, MA – JACO, an industry leader in the design and fabrication of point-of-care mobile computer carts is proud to announce the successful rollout of a new line of lithium powered UltraLite 500 mobile carts at Williamson Medical...

Higher Levels of EHR Adoption at Top Ranked Hospitals

By Marcel Woodman on Jun 13, 2012 11:37:00 AM in medical cart, EHR, EMR, healthcare, awareness, mobile computer cart

A report from HiMSS Analytics looked at the Thomson Reuters’ 100 Top US Hospitals and correlated the data with the HiMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM). Findings concluded that those with higher EMRAM ratings were...

Medical Cart Rollouts: Sink or Swim

By Marcel Woodman on Jun 5, 2012 11:26:00 AM in UL500, UL700, UL200, medical cart, computer cart, EHR, EMR, mobile computer cart, service and support

The number of stories our sales representatives hear about healthcare systems who have purchased a medical cart being left to ‘sink or swim’ once the cart purchase order had been submitted is astounding. It’s not always the case, however; at JACO,...