NFC-enabled “smart” shelves in Canadian retailers for Flonase

First: The Brief: GSK (GlaxoSmithKline), drugmaker whose revenue grew 3% to $9.42 billion in Q2 2017 from a year earlier, released “smart” shelves for its Flonase allergy medication. Canadian consumers can use a smartphone that has near-field […]

Global RFID Market Analysis for the Healthcare Segment – 2017 thru 2021 – RFID World Canada

Healthcare and Life Sciences has been a market that has been growing rapidly. After browsing the news, I came across this great article. In it, it says that the Analysis and Forecast of 2017-2021:  “Global […]

RFID: The cure for patients electronic identification

How do we improve the everyday work of doctors and raise the comfort of patients? Use RFID wristbands, which always guarantee correct identification of convalescents, as well as eliminate mistakes with drugs administration. The doctor’s […]

Report: The Healthcare RFID Industry to Grow 25% Annually for the Next 5 Years

In the next seven years it is expected that RFID usage is expected to rise in healthcare. The healthcare market is expected to witness USD $3.89 billion of RFID technology to monitor product and patient […]

Report: RFID Blood Monitoring System Market to Surpass $175M by 2019 Driven by Efficient Patient Care

Blood transfusion and handling errors can be fatal and costly. This has driven many organizations worldwide to use advanced RFID blood monitoring systems that can help keep such errors in check. Transparency Market Research, in […]

RFID Technology Helps Toronto’s Sunnybrook Hospital Improve Patient Care

FEIG Electronics, a global supplier of RFID readers and antennas, announced that FEIG’s OBID® RFID reader systems are used by the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, a leading teaching hospital and the largest trauma center in […]

RFID Technology to be Used in Next Generation Breast Implant for Better Health and Safety

Since breast implant patients are frequently advised to have their breast implants removed or expect them to be replaced every 10 to 15 years, a medical technology start-up is on a mission is to make breast […]

Toronto Hospitals Begin to Use a RFID Enabled Management System for Surgical Instruments

An RFID-enabled surgical instruments and sponges life-cycle management and visibility platform system called ORLocate® by Haldor Advanced Technologies is being used at the University Health Network (UHN) Medical Device Reprocessing Centres. The University Health Network […]

Report: Healthcare & Medical Fastest Growing RFID End-User Sector Through 2020

The early 2000s saw the emergence of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) among the best technology not only in the supply chain but also in a host of other industry segments. This led several organizations to […]