Health care kiosk shares patient stories

Research suggests that when going through an illness it is helpful to hear other patients' stories and share your own story. One company is attempting to address that need with a health care story kiosk that will allow patients to hear stories from those going through similar illnesses.


5 prescriptions for a healthy dose of digital signage in health care

Digital signage blogger diagnoses a communications issue for the health care industry, and her prescription is a healthy dose of digital signage.

Rx: 5 ways digital signage makes health care more efficient

On a daily basis, health care facilities get overrun with hundreds or sometimes even thousands of people. Digital signage allows health care facilities to communicate important information in real-time, streamlining their day-to-day activities to keep everything running smoothly.

Digital signage, it's not just for lobbies anymore

Digital signage expert blogger looks at a variety of interesting use cases for digital signage in business, education and health care settings.

Digital signage rehabs patient experience at Boston Hospital

When Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Boston began planning to open a new facility, it built in a plan for digital signage from the ground up.

5 for 5: Taxicab digital signage and video walls, menu boards and 9/11

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Digital Signage Today in September, and what we can learn from them.

Digital signage the Rx for chronic boredom

Have a seat in the waiting room: How to cure chronic boredom and generate additional revenue with digital signage.

Digital signage and wonder: 50-foot video wall brings adventure to children's hospital

A Delaware children's hospital today opens up its "Discovery Zone," a 50-foot-wide digital signage video wall featuring gesture interaction for its young patients.

5 for 5: Health care, the future and digital signage 101 on the menu

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Digital Signage Today in August, and what we can learn from them.

In hospitals and digital signage, the media matters

A health care wayfinding expert says installing digital signage wayfinding in hospitals means more than just hanging screens or deploying interactive kiosks.

No more apples: Health care digital signage keeps doctors close

Health care mHealth solutions won't be fully effective until integrated with digital place-based networks, and vice versa.

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Nevada hospital gets digital signage checkup

Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital in Elko, Nevada, recently installed digital signage screens throughout the hospital as part of its effort to 'continually improve engagement and communication with patients, staff and hospital visitors,' according to an announcement from digital signage provider MedCenterDisplay.

Alabama hospital checks in digital signage

Aceso, a provider of patient-engagement solutions for health care, announced the implementation of its suite of patient-centric products including digital signage at Grandview Medical Center, which it says is 'one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the country.'

Miami children's hospital snapping 'Shell-fies' with digital signage aquarium

Interactive experience firm Intermedia Touch and Miami's Nicklaus Children's Hospital, part of Miami Children's Health System, have deployed an interactive digital signage aquarium, called "Shell-fie," to entertain children of all ages, allowing them to virtually put themselves in the aquarium.

Sleepy Hollow hospital helps visitors keep their heads with information kiosks, digital signage

Phelps Hospital, located in Sleepy Hollow, New York, has deployed informational kiosks and digital signage screens to provide directions and news to visitors.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital rolls out indoor navigation app

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has launched the MediNav Navigator Edition 2.0, an app that provides turn-by-turn navigation for visitors.

Biotech company crafts glasses-free 3D digital signage at ASCO 2015

Magnetic 3D showcased its abilities with glasses-free 3D digital signage at the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting.

NIH acquires mobile, kiosk and digital signage wayfinding solution

The National Institutes of Health has picked Connexient's MediNav digital wayfinding and patient experience solution for its Clinical Center Complex on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, Maryland, Connexient CEO Mark Green announced today.

Canadian Health care provider opts for integrated mobile-kiosk wayfinding solution

Canadian regional health care provider Mackenzie Health has opted to deploy the Connexient MediNav Digital Wayfinding and Patient Experience solution, according to an announcement from Connexient.

Rhode Island primary care chain educating patients with waiting room digital signage

Coastal Medical updates patient waiting rooms using Videotel's looping digital signage players to provide informational videos to educate its patients.

Health care wayfinding system combines mobile, kiosks and digital signage

STANLEY Healthcare and Connexient have announced a partnership to add Connexient's MediNav Wayfinding solution to STANLEY Healthcare's solution portfolio.

Oregon retirement community goes high-tech with digital signage

In the Mary's Woods continuing-care retirement community just south of Portland, Oregon, a recent facilities upgrade included the implementation of a digital signage network to improve communication between the facility's visitors, staff and residents, according to an announcement from media player provider BrightSign.

Digital Signage Expo announces Apex Award winners

Digital Signage Expo recently announced the independently judged winners of its Apex Installation and Content Awards for 2015.

Zoom lands exclusive digital signage, advertising deal with 24 Hour Fitness

Fitness digital media company Zoom Media today announced an exclusive long-term media and advertising agreement with health club chain 24 Hour Fitness.

Intermedia Touch develops interactive kiosk for Black History Month

The digital signage kiosk provides health facts and other historical facts and information on the African-American culture and diaspora.

Videotel industrial digital signage media players picked by AV distributor for health facilities nationwide

Horton TV has chosen Videotel's HD2600 UL-approved, medical-grade DVD player for its nationwide health care clients in need of looping video content in hospitals, maternity wards, pediatric offices and cancer treatment centers.

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Digital signage in hospitals and other healthcare facilities has many applications, including educating and entertaining patients in the waiting room and providing wayfinding information.