Peacock Bros have announced the availability of Motorola DS6878-HC cordless 2D scanners for healthcare applications, designed with a view to preventing medical errors, improving patient safety and increasing caregiver productivity.
DS6878-HC cordless 2D scanners are ergonomically designed and allow for the rapid capture of bar codes and other images, enabling hospitals to automate data capture, improve data accuracy and streamline everyday processes.
Easy to install anywhere inside a hospital environment with flexible base options, the cordless design of DS6878-HC 2D scanners eliminates hazards associated with cables as well as the need to disturb or inconvenience patients.
The ability to capture any 1D or 2D bar code as well as signatures, documents, still photographs and video enables Motorola DS6878-HC cordless 2D scanners to error-proof and simplify processes such as medication administration, specimen collection, admitting and inventory and dietary management.
Built on the SE4500 scan engine, Motorola DS6878-HC cordless 2D scanners offer easy first-time capture of any type of data through:
- laser-like performance on 1D and 2D bar codes
- an intuitive aiming pattern
- scanning in any type of lighting
- the ability to capture even poor quality and damaged bar codes; and
- full omnidirectional scanning, eliminating the need to precisely align bar code and scanner.
Bluetooth connectivity offers the flexibility required for rapid data capture in emergency situations, and with the ability to charge the 2D scanners over a USB cable there is no need for additional power supplies.
Motorola DS6878-HC cordless 2D scanners are also designed specifically to help protect patients and caregivers from the risk of infection from dangerous and deadly illnesses.
IP43 sealing and specially selected plastics create a hygienic design that allows for safe wipe downs and sanitising with bleach, alcohol, soap and water without damaging the housing or sensitive scanning components.
Drop resistance up to 1.8m on to concrete ensures that Motorola DS6878-HC cordless 2D scanners can stand up to inevitable everyday bumps and drops.