Jaco News and Events

Oceans of Opportunity: The Next Wave of Nurse Leadership

By Marcel Woodman on Jan 3, 2014 11:51:00 AM in ACNL, conference, computer cart, events, healthcare, nurse



ACNL’s 2014 Annual Conference helps you prepare for the next wave of nurse leadership! ACNL’s 36th Annual Conference provides you with the knowledge, tools and insight to optimize...

Winthrop-University Hospital Selects JACO’s POWER BLADE™ Hot Swap Power Mobile Cart Technology

By Matt Rossini on Nov 21, 2013 8:08:00 AM in UL300, power blade, press release, powered, power systems, computer cart, EHR, EMR, healthcare, deployment

Franklin, MA - JACO, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mobile computer carts and wall mounting solutions for bedside patient care, is proud to announce that Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola, NY will be utilizing the new UltraLite 300 Series...

Could Healthcare Providers Take Advantage of Apple’s New M7 Technology in the new iPhone 5s To Improve Patient Care?

By Matt Rossini on Sep 24, 2013 11:54:00 AM in Telepresence, Telemedicine, iphone, health monitoring, healthcare, awareness, remote healthcare consultation

On September 10, 2013 Apple announced the iPhone 5s, the most advanced iPhone to date.  Equipped with the new A7 chip, it will be the first smart phone to incorporate 64-bit technology to provide users with lighting fast performance when...

Use of EHRs up 24 Percent among Doctors

By Marcel Woodman on Dec 27, 2012 10:43:00 AM in meaningful use, EHR, EMR, healthcare, awareness

The National Center on Health Statistics (NCHS) issued a new report showing that in 2012, 72 percent of office based physicians used Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems.  This is a 24 percent increase from the 2009 study, in which only 48...

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...

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...

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...

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...