Memory Loss and Memory Care in the 65+ Community

America’s population is aging at a rapid pace. According to the HHS Administration on Aging, almost 15 percent of the US population is 65 or older. In some communities, the rate of aging is even higher. It is projected that over the next decade the overall number of Americans 65 or older will double. It is also projected that the much older population of 85+ will triple from 6.3 million in 2015 to 14.6 million in 2040...

CASESTUDY | Delivering on a Tablet Registration Cart for Northwestern Medicine

The Innovation Department Staff at Northwestern Medicine had a momentous task at hand—they needed to create a new type of tablet registration cart for their Emergency Department. The department had unique tablet deployment needs, but did not have any existing solutions that could accommodate these needs. They required a remedy, one that could not only assist in registration and documentation but be small, mobile, and long lasting...

CASESTUDY | The Mobile Cart that Offers Interpretation Services, Data Entry, and Medical Instruments in One Package

As a trusted partner First Healthcare Products was called on to develop a custom mobile interpreter cart solution for the pediatric unit of a major Children’s Hospital in Chicago. The pediatric team was asking for a new solution that would help them more efficiently serve, diagnose, and engage their diverse young patients with language interpretation needs. They needed a solution to not only facilitate interpretation and documentation but other clinical functions as well...

CASESTUDY | Helping one of the largest US Dialysis chains with tablet deployment

One of the largest Dialysis Treatment Chains in the US had a unique problem. They wanted to suspend hands free tablets near patients without adding equipment that would take up floor space. Being a long term partner, First Healthcare Products was called on to assist with this new challenge. To meet all the requirements the solution needed to attach to many different types of equipment and shelves, be easily cleaned and hold up to constant clinic use...