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CapsuleTech is a Proud Partner in National Health IT Week

Posted by Capsule on Oct 05, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

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Tags: Health IT

Harnessing the Power of Medical Device Data 

Posted by Capsule on Sep 29, 2015 @ 04:00 AM


CHALLENGE: Optimizing the management and use of medical device data

Government mandates, quality initiatives, and incentives have encouraged healthcare delivery organizations to more rapidly implement information technology throughout their respective enterprises, especially when it comes to automating the documentation of patient care in their electronic medical records.  Only recently, though, have they begun to realize the unique value of medical device data elements — a combination of physiologic data, therapeutic device settings, and alarm information — to provide powerful clinical and operational insight and support, and to drive other applications essential to patient care and safety.

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Tags: Medical Device Connectivity, Medical Device Integration, Medical Device Information System, Medical Device Data

VIDEO: Rick Valencia, Qualcomm Life SVP, chats acquisition of Capsule

Posted by Capsule on Sep 25, 2015 @ 03:57 PM

Vision for medical-grade connectivity in the hospital, at home and all points in between

In this 3-minute video, Rick Valencia shares the thinking behind Qualcomm Life's "Internet of Medical Things" strategy and the benefits of Capsule's SmartLinx MDIS and Qualcomm Life's 2net vendor-neutral platforms. Combining the platforms’ respective core competencies in medical device connectivity and integration will help enable disparate systems from hospital to home to seamlessly provide medical device data that can improve the delivery of patient care.

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Tags: Medical Device Connectivity, Medical Device Integration, Medical Device Information System, Medical Device Data, Medical Device Infrastructure

PODCAST: Deploying device integration within med-surg care units

Posted by Capsule on Sep 24, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

Convergence & Collaboration Podcast: Episode 2

Listen to this podcast episode of Capsule’s Convergence & Collaboration Show and discover the positive impact medical device data can have on your clinical workflow. In this 14 minute podcast our guest will share how the implementation of advanced technology enabling periodic vital signs to be entered into the patient’s record electronically, before the clinician leaves the bedside, improved nurse efficiency aiding an academic medical center to deliver a higher level of care to more patients in less time and without any increased staffing costs.

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Tags: Medical Device Integration, Workflow, Clinical Documentation, Med-Surg, Podcast

Capsule named Surgical Information Systems Partner of the Year

Posted by Capsule on Aug 26, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Award Presented at GO!2015 

CapsuleTech was honored to receive the SIS Partner of the Year award for its DataCaptor and SmartLinx Medical Device Information System® solutions that provide electronic delivery of patient vitals from the OR or PACU.  Clients using Capsule and SIS solutions have improved patient data availability, increased clinician job satisfaction, and have seen a reduction in documentation times.

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