Panasonic Toughbook FZ-T1: Ultra-Tough Handheld Device
The new Panasonic Toughbook FZ-T1 handheld device is raising eyebrows for all the right reasons. The Toughbook FZ-T1 is a 5” Android barcode scanner with optional 4G voice and data capabilities. Weighing just 240g and built to MIL-STD 810G specifications, the Toughbook FZ-T1 raises the bar for handheld devices in terms of mobility, functionality and toughness. The Toughbook FZ-T1 is ideal for warehousing, retail and manufacturing operations.
The Toughbook FZ-T1 is powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon MSM8909 quad-core processor (1.1GHz), which underpins the Android 8.1 (Oreo) Operating System. The Toughbook FZ-T1 features 2GB of RAM, 16GB of flash storage, an 8-Megapixel rear camera and up to 12-hours of battery life. The Toughbook FZ-T1’s integrated barcode reader scans a wide range of 1D and 2D barcode types, and processes 5 scans per second.
Other features of the Panasonic Toughbook FZ-T1 include:
- IP68 rating
- Drop resistance of 1.5 metres
- MIL-STD-810G certified
- 5" high-definition (HD) touchscreen with 1280 x 720 resolution
- Easy-to-read, anti-reflective LCD screen (daylight-readable)
- Precision pen input
- 2 x configurable scan buttons on both sides of the device
- Battery is hot-swappable
- Large range of accessories available, including gun grip and multi-bay battery charger
- Choice of 2 models: FZ-T1 Wi-Fi only, or FZ-T1 Data and Voice
- Overall dimensions of 75 mm x 154 mm x 13.1 mm (17.5mm at barcode reader)
Medical Carts Matter – the Benefits of Humanscale
Over the past 10 years, Humanscale has established itself as a world-leader in healthcare ergonomics – producing a wide range of stylish medical carts, technology cabinets and wall stations. Humanscale’s commitment to healthcare ergonomics is reflected in its widely-acclaimed TouchPoint T7 series of motorised and non-motorised medicals carts (workstations on wheels).
The Humanscale Touchpoint T7 medical cart is ergonomic, features a low centre of gravity, and is constructed from durable aluminium and steel. The T7 is designed with minimal parts, making it easy to clean and disinfect. A large number of add-on accessories are available for the T7, including a sharps holder, a glove box holder, a chart holder and storage compartments.
There are nine innovative models in the Humanscale TouchPoint T7 medical cart range:
- T7 non-powered Laptop Cart with fixed keyboard shelf
- T7 non-powered Laptop Cart with retractable keyboard shelf
- T7 non-powered LCD Cart with fixed keyboard shelf
- T7 non-powered LCD Cart with retractable keyboard shelf
- T7 non-powered Dual Monitor Cart with fixed keyboard shelf
- T7 powered LCD Cart with Lithium battery, AutoLift and fixed keyboard shelf
- T7 powered LCD Cart with Lithium battery, AutoLift and retractable keyboard shelf
- T7 powered LCD Cart with Lithium battery, AutoLift, fixed keyboard shelf and standard capacity drawers
- T7 powered LCD Cart with Lithium battery, AutoLift, fixed keyboard shelf and high capacity drawers
Zebra ZD510-HC (Healthcare) Wristband Printer Arrives
The Zebra ZD510-HC (Healthcare) wristband printer has been designed to address the specific needs of the healthcare sector. The ZD510-HC is a direct thermal wristband printer that’s easy to deploy, load and clean. The ZD510-HC dispenses Zebra’s proprietary Z-Band® antimicrobial-coated wristbands – improving wristband longevity and patient safety.
The Zebra ZD510-HC integrates with a number of leading Admission, Discharge and Transfer (ADT) patient systems – namely Allscripts, CareFusion, Cerner, CPSI, Epic and McKesson. The housing on the Zebra ZD510-HC is built to withstand strong disinfectants and UV light during the sanitisation process. There’s little doubt that the Zebra ZD510-HC sets the standard in wristband printers for the healthcare sector.
Features of the Zebra ZD510-HC (Healthcare) wristband printer include:
- 512 MB Flash memory
- 256 MB SDRAM memory
- Minimum print length of 76mm, and maximum print length of 558mm
- Zebra Link-OS operating system
- Easy to install wristband cartridges
- Automatic print calibration – reducing wristband loading issues and wastage
- Medical-grade power supply (IEC 60601-1 compliant)
- Ethernet, USB, USB Host and Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity (optional Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity is also available)
- Wristband cartridge compatibility with Zebra HC100 wristband printer
Barcode Dynamics and Zebra at HIMSS AsiaPac18 – Brisbane
Barcode Dynamics and Zebra are proud to be joint-exhibitors at this year’s HIMSS AsiaPac18 Conference & Exhibition in Brisbane. The event – organised by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) – will take place on 5-8 November 2018 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.
HIMSS AsiaPac18 brings together thought leaders, solution providers and organisations in the digital healthcare space. Speakers include Dr Richard Ashby (Chief Executive, eHealth Queensland), Tim Kelsey (Chief Executive, Australian Digital Health Agency) and Air Vice-Marshal Tracy Smart (Commander Joint Health & Surgeon General, Australian Defence Force). HIMSS AsiaPac18 will focus on four key areas of eHealth: connectivity, consumer-partnership, sustainability and data.
In a timely development, Barcode Dynamics has been appointed the first Zebra Healthcare Specialist in Australia – a program designed to recognise partners that provide expertise in Zebra healthcare solutions. During HIMSS AsiaPac18, Barcode Dynamics and Zebra will be promoting the new Zebra ZD510-HC (Healthcare) wristband printer.
Barcode Dynamics is one of Australia’s leading providers of mobile data capture and labelling solutions in the healthcare sector. As a Zebra Premier Solution Partner, Barcode Dynamics has worked with many of Australia’s leading healthcare organisations, including Queensland Health. To find out more about HIMSS AsiaPac18, please call Matthew Candy (General Manager, Barcode Dynamics) on 0412 130 749 or visit the HIMSS AsiaPac18 website.
Barcode Dynamics becomes first Zebra Healthcare Specialist
Barcode Dynamics has been announced as the first Zebra Healthcare Specialist in Australia – a program designed to recognise partners that provide expertise in Zebra healthcare solutions. Over the past 15 years, Barcode Dynamics has worked with many of Australia’s leading health organisations, including Queensland Health.
The Zebra Healthcare Specialisation program provides Barcode Dynamics – a Zebra Premier Solution Partner – with specialist support and exclusive design tools. The accreditation will enable Barcode Dynamics to provide its healthcare clients with the latest technologies, products and special offers from Zebra. The new ZD510-HC (Healthcare) wristband printer is a product that Barcode Dynamics is currently promoting in tandem with Zebra at HIMSS AsiaPac18.
At the recent 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Awards, Zebra was honoured with two awards: Best Overall mHealth Hardware (Zebra TC51-HC mobile computer) and Best Healthcare Network Security Solution (LifeGuard for Android). As a Zebra Healthcare Specialist, Barcode Dynamics is well-qualified to provide expert advice and competitive pricing on both these outstanding products.
Barcode Dynamics and Microlise Tackle Vehicle Fleet Management
Barcode Dynamics is proud to announce its partnership with Microlise – a world leader in vehicle fleet management solutions. Microlise assists organisations to reduce, control and manage their fleet vehicle costs, as well as increase operational efficiency.
The Microlise solution suite covers four broad areas: telematics, safety compliance, journey management and proof of delivery. An end-to-end Microlise solution reduces fuel consumption, maximises vehicle utilisation, improves driver safety and provides real-time visibility of the fleet against schedule.
Microlise solutions are used by leading European companies, such as MAN, Carlsberg and Bibby Distribution. Since 1982, Microlise has saved its clients over £210 million in fuel costs, and reduced carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 472,000 metric tonnes per annum. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, Microlise has offices in Australia (Melbourne), France, India and the United Arab Emirates.
Any organisation with a vehicle fleet should consider the benefits of a fleet management solution. For further information on Microlise fleet management solutions, please call Matthew Candy at Barcode Dynamics on 07 3399 6510 or 0412 130 749.