American College of Cardiology partners with health care DOOH network

Point-of-care digital media company Health Media Network and nonprofit medical professional society the American College of Cardiology have formed a strategic partnership that will significantly increase the size of HMN's Cardiology Network while broadening the distribution of the ACC's CardioSmart...

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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.

Digital signage kiosks answer Obamacare questions

Health assessment screens also educating consumers about the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace.

'Most Wired' hospital gets wired for digital signage

A hospital on the cutting edge of health care IT is set to roll out digital signage to improve patient communication.

DSE13: A final digital signage 8

Here are eight key takeaways from this year's Digital Signage Expo in Las Vegas.

Display tech powers telehealth kiosk checkups at CES (Video)

Digital signage puts doctors and patients face to face in new health care kiosk.

UK hospital cheers children with DOOH (Video)

LED-based interactive installation turns the trip to the operating theater into a calming nature walk.

How to make digital signage pay for itself

A recent webinar looked at ways to recoup the initial investment from a new technology deployment.

7 ways wayfinding digital signage will evolve in 2012 (Commentary)

How will digital signage better help people find their way this year?

2012: What to expect when you're expecting digital signage

We're nearly finished with the year that was; time to get ready for the year that will be.

Mayo Clinic goes shopping for patients at Mall of America (Video)

Interactive kiosks and digital signage highlight the Mayo Clinic's new "high-tech outpost" at Mall of America.

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DOOH network Health Media Network doubles footprint with HealthBridge acquisition

Digital point-of-care media company Health Media Network today announced the acquisition of HealthBridge's Patient Education Center business. HealthBridge, a New Jersey-based health care media company and owner of Physician's Weekly, provides physicians and allied healthcare professionals with information to help...

Veterinary DOOH network updates CMS, aims for 5K screens

Veterinary DOOH network PetCARE TV LLC has converted its network of 1,750 screens to BroadSign International LLC's digital signage software platform, according to an announcement from BroadSign. The health care network plans to be situated in 5,000 locations by 2016....

Zytronic touchscreens powering Russian e-health kiosks

Zytronic's touch sensing solutions, based on its proprietary Projected Capacitive Technology, have been incorporated into a large scale deployment of information terminals within the Moscow health care system, according to a company announcement. The company, which provides technologies to optimize...

Scala powering health care digital signage in Croatia

MEDI TV, a digital advertising channel broadcasting to hospitals in the Republic of Croatia, is being powered by Scala digital signage software, according to an announcement from Scala Inc. Created by POS Marketing, MEDI TV provides patients and visitors with...

Canadian pharmacy prescribes digital signage

E Display Inc. has implemented a digital signage solution at Remedy's RX in Calgary, Canada, according to a company announcement. Remedy's RX has multiple pharmacies in Calgary, and is one of the one of the fastest-growing independent pharmacy networks in Canada, according to the the announcement.

Health Media Network expands buy-in to BroadSign digital signage

U.S. digital point-of-care media company Health Media Network LLC is furthering its investment in BroadSign International LLC's cloud-based digital signage software and solutions, according to an announcement from BroadSign. HMN, which BroadSign said is the "fastest growing digital point-of-care media...

Digital signage checks in at tri-state medical center

U.S. digital signage solutions company Noventri recently announced that Meritus Medical Center, a 257-bed community hospital located in Hagerstown, Md., has chosen Noventri to upgrade the center's in-room patient television channel. Meritus Health is a regional health system serving the...

Bay Area pediatric dental practice deploys looping DVD digital signage for patient education

The Bay Area Pediatric Dental Wellness Group, a multispecialty pediatric dental and orthodontic practice in Foster City, Calif., has deployed the HD2600 digital media player from Videotel Inc. to provide a reliable solution for looping content to enhance the dental...

Hypersign partnering with Samsung at DSE14

Hypersign will showcase its "mind-blowing and innovatively simple" digital signage solution at this year's Digital Signage Expo, and the company also will partner with Samsung Electronics America at the show, the company said in a recent announcement. Hypersign will present...

New Peerless-AV wall mount works all of the angles

Peerless-AV, a provider of digital signage video wall mounts, said it has introduced the audiovisual industry's first universal mosaic video wall mount. The DS-VWM770 allows for video displays between 46 inches and 70 inches to be positioned at virtually every...

Digital signage health kiosk tops 40M engagements

Health care technology company SoloHealth recently announced that its SoloHealth Station consumer health-and-wellness kiosk has surpassed the 40-million mark for user engagements, averaging almost 130,000 users per day. The company says it's pacing 10 million users per quarter and projecting...

US-based DOOH health network spreads the message in Europe

Last week in Hamburg, Germany, Health Media Network COO Larry Newman was the featured keynote speaker at the BroadSign Executive Forum: Healthcare, a European best-practices summit for digital point-of-care advertising executives, hosted by HMN partner BroadSign International LLC. The Forum...

Oman launches health channel digital signage network

The Ministry of Health in Oman has implemented the nation's first health education TV channel, Hayah, powered by Scala digital signage software, according to an announcement from Scala. The digital signage network was developed by Scala partner Anzyma, a digital...

Study: Hospital patients prefer digital signage

Three out of four patients and caregivers who viewed hospital messaging on digital signage screens in eight hospitals in the U.S. found the content enhanced the hospital experience and provided health information they could use, according to a study by media and marketing research firm Arbitron Inc.

Paris hospital deploys outdoor digital signage wayfinding kiosks

Lariboisière Hospital in Paris has deployed a network of 20 full- and semi-outdoor digital signagewayfinding LCD kiosks from Infinitus, an EU-based specialist developer of bespoke outdoor LCD systems under the brand name imotion, according to an announcement from Infinitus. The...

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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.