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Advantech’s Medical Grade, Fanless, Point-of-Care Terminals: Performance at an Attractive Price
Advantech (2395.TW), a global embedded computing leader providing embedded platform solutions across multiple vertical markets, is happy to announce the release of a full range of medical-grade, fanless Point-of-Care terminals, the POC-C series terminals, designed for use in hospital operating rooms, ICUs, patient monitoring, and on computer carts. The 15”, 17” and 19” medical grade devices are positioned as cost-effective, entry-level systems that deliver competitive performance with a low investment cost. They are medically certified, and make an ideal solution for customers who want high quality medical computing systems at an attractive price... Read more
15.6” wide screen Patient Infotainment Terminal with touchscreen for the bedside entertainment in hospitals and home healthcare
Advantech, a leading global medical ePlatform services provider, is excited to announce the PIT-1501W, a fanless 15.6” wide screen Patient Infotainment Terminal with touchscreen designed for the bedside entertainment market in both hospitals and home healthcare. PIT-1501W is the second member of the patient infotainment terminal series, featuring a widescreen format, in a site-specific design, with an anti-bacterial enclosure for easy cleanup. It fulfills a dual purpose making it more cost effective with a higher ROI for hospitals; it is the answer to satisfy and alleviates boredom for patients by providing vivid entertainment and communication options; and offers medical personnel an efficient means to deliver education and medical care at bedside as an integral part of a Hospital Information System (HIS)... Read more