Jaco News and Events

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...

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...

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...

Key Elements to Managing a Mobile Cart Rollout for an Epic Implementation (Part 3: Warranty and Service)

By Marcel Woodman on Jun 17, 2013 10:51:00 AM in medical cart, computer cart, awareness, mobile computer cart, power systems, EHR, EMR, service and support, epic software

After multiple Epic implementations, JACO, Inc. has been able to learn, adapt and evolve to offer its customers a successful launch process and long-term commitment that delivers impressive ROI (return on investment). This time we’ll talk about...

Key Elements to Managing a Mobile Cart Rollout for an Epic Implementation (Part 2: Customization)

By Marcel Woodman on Jun 10, 2013 12:24:00 PM in medical cart, awareness, mobile computer cart, power systems, EHR, EMR, customization, deployment, epic software

Hospitals and Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) have been deploying mobile cart systems to bring technology to the patient bedside for more than a decade. Through this shared, instructive experience, healthcare organizations and mobile cart...

The Nebraska Medical Center Utilizes JACO UltraLite Mobile Carts for New EMR Initiatives and Workflow Enhancement

By Matt Rossini on Dec 11, 2012 9:33:00 AM in UltraLite 200, UL200, lightweight, non-powered, powered, power systems, EHR, ROI, lithium power

December 2012 Franklin, MA – JACO, the industry leader in high performance, durable (EHR) Electronic Health Record devices is proud to announce another successful mobile cart rollout with partner MoreDirect at the internationally renowned health...

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...

Oswego Health Selects JACO UltraLite Carts for New EHR System

By Matt Rossini on May 21, 2012 8:02:00 AM in UL200, press release, medical cart, computer cart, UL500, power systems, EHR, customization, TRAC

May 2012 Franklin, MA - JACO, an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of point-of-care (WOWs) Workstations On Wheels is proud to announce a new (EMR) Electronic Medical Record workstation rollout at Oswego Health.  Founded over a...

Medical Cart Support and Service is Critical to your Practice

By Marcel Woodman on Apr 23, 2012 12:18:00 PM in UL500, powered, UL700, power systems, UL200, medical cart, computer cart, non-powered, awareness, mobile computer cart, service and support

With the increased pressure on medical offices to implement meaningful use EHR systems, and the clinicians’ increased dependence on these systems, the support that you get from your medical cart manufacturer is more important than ever. Downtime...

Eastern Maine Medical Center Refreshes Medical Cart Fleet with JACO

By Matt Rossini on Apr 11, 2012 3:41:00 PM in UL500, ultralite 500, press release, powered, power systems, announcement, medical cart, computer cart, mobile computer cart, TRAC, cart steering control

April, 2012 Franklin, MA  - JACO Inc, the industry leader in healthcare computer cart technology, is proud to announce that Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC) has retained JACO as its mobile computer cart vendor.  EMMC will begin refreshing...