A great stumbling block for new technology and its adoption throughout medical facilities is the reliance on fixed computer systems. This limitation has meant a sacrifice one way or another. Either sacrifice power and performance or sacrifice portability.
But this is no longer a reasonable or necessary tradeoff.
This application story covers the installation of medical carts and medical panel PCs from BriteMED Corp.These medical carts allow for storage of medical equipment and the easy installation and movement of computers.
The implementation was done at two hospitals in Northern Taiwan. The Mackay MemorialHospital, Danshui Branchand and the Yadong Hospital. Three of the Chimei Hospitals in Southern Taiwan were also equipped.