SOURCE: Precision Dynamics Corporation

February 22, 2008 16:51 ET

Precision Dynamics Corporation to Present Positive Patient ID Wristband Solutions to Healthcare Organizations at HIMSS 2008

SAN FERNANDO, CA--(Marketwire - February 22, 2008) - HIMSS Booth 2739 - Bar coded wristbands used in healthcare organizations are proven to reduce risk and increase safety. Precision Dynamics Corporation (PDC), the global leader in automatic wristband identification, showcases their series of innovative patient bar code wristbands and other Auto ID products for positive patient identification during the HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) Conference, February 25 -28, 2008, Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. PDC will be located at HIMSS booth #2739 and, in addition, visitors can enter to win an iPOD Touch.

PDC's showcase of its bar code wristbands, labels and tags gives HIMSS attendees an up-close view of the bands used by today's top-ranked hospitals. Whether it's direct thermal, thermal transfer or laser printing, PDC's bar code products ensure crisp, clear, human readable text, compliant bar codes (linear and 2D) for easy scanability, photo ID and graphics for enhanced patient ID. These products also meet the requirements of JCAHO for positive patient ID, HIPAA for protection of patient privacy, and AHA to reduce risk of lost or transferred data. HIMSS 2008 attendees will also have the opportunity to see demonstrations of PDC's patented Smart Band® RFID Wristband System, which provides non-transferable patient identification which can help save lives and money through reduced medical errors.

For more information about PDC's bar code wristband solutions and Smart Band® RFID Wristband System, contact PDC at 800-772-1122 or 818-897-1111 6:30pm - 4:30pm PST or visit: www.pdcorp.com/healthcare. For press and media inquiries/in-booth one-on-one meetings, please contact Adrienne S. Lamm, 818-897-1111 ext. 1330 or adrienne@pdcorp.com.

About PDC ... Your Partner in Patient Safety™

With over 50 years of experience, PDC is the pioneer in patient safety through positive identification systems and other healthcare products. The company delivers quality wristband solutions that help protect millions of patients against medical errors, while preventing millions more in associated costs. As the developer of the first single-piece patient wristband, the first bar code wristband system, and the first Smart Band® RFID wristband system, PDC wristbands are an integral cornerstone to the most successful patient safety initiatives. For more information on PDC's Healthcare products, visit www.pdcorp.com/healthcare. The company is committed to 100% quality in service, design, and manufacturing and has ISO-9001: 2000 and ISO-13485: 2003 certification. For more information, visit www.pdcorp.com.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Adrienne S. Lamm
    Precision Dynamics Corporation
    818.897.1111 x1330
    Email Contact

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