New Year, New Gear

Ahh, yes, it’s that time of year when we can sit down and think about all those resolutions we gave up on last January. But this time, it’s going to be different. We’re going to make a plan, vet the plan, set a timeline and milestones and really kick it into gear.

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Why Certified Label Media Offers Better Barcode Label Output

One of the most common mistakes that businesses make in buying their barcode labels and supplies is to choose the cheapest option. It’s done in the interest of maximizing cost-effectiveness, but the result is often long-term costs that come from resulting printing and scanning issues, particularly when using cheap, low-quality media.

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5 reasons why medical courier managers need MCE

If you’ve been struggling to improve your medical courier process, then it’s time you took a look at MCE. MCE (Medical Courier Elite™) is a cloud-based application designed to improve the specimen tracking and medical courier processes by automating many of the steps involved in scheduling, reporting and managing couriers.

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Migrating from 3G to LTE with Zebra’s TC56 Touch Computer

Many businesses are still relying on 3G networks for voice and data communications on their handheld mobile computers, but soon that’s going to change. Major wireless network service providers are starting to shut down their support for 3G networks and devices, and that means companies need to have a strategy for upgrading their devices and switching to 4G LTE networks.

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Advantages of Using an Industrial Touch Computer: Zebra’s TC56

Since the advent of industrial mobile computing, companies have traditionally used rugged, handheld mobile computers with built-in keypads. But the smartphone revolution has led to new industrial touch screen computers with smartphone-style form factors that enable greater mobile productivity. In this article, we take a look at one of the latest industrial touch mobile computers from Zebra Technologies, and the advantages this type of device can bring to the improvement of enterprise workflows.

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The Advantage of Software-as-a-Service Solutions

There’s a lot to be said for the popularity of SaaS (software-as-a-service) today. Growing popularity of cloud-based apps opens doors for many users who otherwise would not have the bandwidth, resource or financial means to invest in servers, IT personnel, and real estate to establish a system on their own. For medical couriers, a cloud-based, automated tracking solution is exactly what they’ve been waiting for to establish accountability.

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These 5 Features Can Be Yours with the MCE API for Integration

Have you read about the features and benefits of our MCE (Medical Courier Elite) software and wished it was something you could integrate with your existing system? Well, the good news is that it’s very likely you can easily include MCE as your courier and specimen tracking software app using our application programming interface (API).

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Top 5 Features Every Lab Logistics Team Needs

If you’re in the business of specimen collection and delivery, then you have probably encountered a number of issues that go along with the tracking and accountability aspects of the application. Many couriers in this business are using a manual process – pen and clipboard – to keep track of the daily route of client pick-ups. The trouble with a manual process, however, is accuracy. We’re only human, after all, and mistakes happen. But when medical specimens are involved, it could mean a matter of life or death if a specimen is not tested in a timely manner, or if the specimen needs to get collected again if the original is lost.

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User Preference: Touchscreen Keypad or Physical Keys?

Change is often difficult to accept. Particularly when you’ve been doing something the same way for more than a decade. Fortunately, most of the time these changes ultimately end up saving us time and money (fax machine vs. email?). When it comes to data entry, we’ve been using keys for hundreds of years – so the touchscreen was probably a little foreign to us at first. But then we came to realize how much easier it can be – for most applications.

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Let Us Know How We Can Help

Thanks for your interest in Medical Courier Elite! If you're interested in learning more about our solution and how it can help your business, we'd be happy to schedule a demo, provide a quote or answer any questions you may have.

181 East Evans St. | Florence, SC, 29506
Phone: 843-656-2084 or 877-331-7427
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