Positive Patient ID

Correctly identify patients & prevent mismatch errors.

The ability to identify a patient correctly has to be the first step towards preventing patient mismatch errors.

All patient wristbands produced within the NHS are required to contain a 2D GS1 Datamatrix barcode containing at least the NHS Number, full name and date of birth of the patient.

We offer a range of fully integrated patient wristband solutions which include the following elements:

  • Software integration with various hospital PAS systems including Cerner, EPIC, McKesson, Meditech and Ascribe
  • Recommendations of fit-for-purpose technology products including wristband printers, thermal transfer barcode printers and matching consumables
  • Disinfectant-ready/antimicrobial 1D and 2D barcode scanners
  • PDAs, mobile computers and tablet PCs manufactured with antimicrobial protection
  • Solution consultancy, pilot and post-warranty support

Our patient wristband solutions offer a comprehensive range of benefits:

  • Positively and accurately identify patients
  • Eliminate manual checks to speed up identification processes
  • Deliver improved auditing and data usage
  • Reduce patient safety incidents and litigation
  • Deliver a better overall patient experience

For more information on our wristband solutions, contact us today.

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If you'd like to talk to us about how Positive Patient ID can help you, please do get in touch.

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