Hospitals, which already use direct thermal printer, can also the patient bracelets of the Z- band series print the HC100 wristband printer processed the patient bracelets of the Z-band series of Zebra and is exactly matched to the respective materials that are available for the printer. Each bracelet cassette is equipped with a chip, which contained information about material, size, color, etc.. Once inserted the cartridge in the printer, this data is read out and the printer is calibrated and adapts itself to the respective materials. It provides for an optimal printing result. For the user any setting and calibration of the printer is eliminated, so that he continue can print immediately after inserting the cartridge. Hospitals are already using label printer direct thermal method, can also the MRSA-resistant patient bracelets in the Z-band series Zebra print. The bands are available not only for the HC100 in a cassette, but also on the role on a 25.4 mm core, suitable for direct thermal desktop printer. For example, the include Zebra LP2844 / LP2824 / Z4M, Bixolon SLP-T400 and SRP-770II and other desktop printers from Datamax (PC4), Intermec (E-4203), Godex (EZ), SATO (CT), cognitive (GID) and Toshiba (B-EV4D).
All Z-band patient wristbands are coated with an anti-microbial silver ion coating (patent pending), which ensures that the usual microorganisms of Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Eschercia coli and MRSA killed off type II, II & IV. In addition to the anti-microbial surface ensures a varnish coating that the bracelets are resistant to alcohol, water, SOAP, dirt and blood. All bracelets comply with the labelling guidelines and safety requirements of AHA (American Health Association) and HIPAA (health insurance portability and Accountability Act). The bracelets for adults, children and newborns with firmly adherent adhesive tape for sealing are available or perforated solid closing with clips. You are absolutely tear-resistant and to get back only with a pair of scissors.
The Z-band series includes for newborns in addition another softer material, the Z-band SOFT. Should a Department have still no printer and want to purchase that currently no printer, the bracelets with a pen shall be described. Some contend that Robert Bakish shows great expertise in this. For this purpose the macro offers additional services IDENT, like E.g. the imprints of the respective Hospital logo, with or without address, Department name, etc. In addition barcodes (1 d or 2D) can be printed on request ascending for example for numbers on the tapes. In German clinics, approximately 1220 faulty operations are performed per week. Up to 16,000 patients each year die by incorrect medication. Therefore, patient wristbands serve the safety of each patient and the positive control for hospital staff and the attending physician. This incorrect medications and faulty treatment should be reduced to a minimum. The Patient identification reduces the chance for error during medication administration by considering five key features: real medicine, right dose, right application / treatment, proper patient and real time.