Category: Healthcare

With the advent of electronic health records from companies such as Epic, Siemens and McKesson, the kiosk can play vital roles in helping patients manage their visits, co-pays and more.

AMD Global Telemedicine Announces Strategic Partnership with Olea Kiosks

AMD Global Telemedicine Inc. (AMD), the pioneer of clinical Telemedicine Encounter Management Solutions (TEMS) ®, and Olea Kiosks Inc, the premier global designer and manufacturer of self-service kiosks, announce a partnership to deliver customized kiosks for telehealth applications. The two long-standing healthcare vendors have combined their engineering and technology resources to offer a solution that addresses increasing […]

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Kiosks vs Tablets - which is better for healthcare self-service?

The Faceoff: Kiosks vs. Tablets in HR and Health Care

The choice between a tablet and a full-size kiosk comes down to the purpose for which it will be used. Although kiosk technology is becoming commonplace in a variety of verticals, areas where it has had a particular impact include both human resources and health care. On the human resources side, many companies are placing […]

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Healthcare by Kiosk Promises to Improve Access, Lower Costs, Part II

As market forces drive telehealth to the headlines, kiosks can play a vital role in its adoption. In Part I (read it here), we examined the economic climate that has proved conducive to the development of telehealth as a new model of healthcare. Here, we explore deployment of the model via self-service kiosk. Open wide […]

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Telehealth Kiosks to Improve Access, Costs, Part I

By delivering services where consumers live and work, telehealth providers eye a new, more efficient channel for medical care. No matter what a person’s political persuasion may be, there’s one thing on which nearly everyone can agree: Healthcare costs continue to rise despite efforts to rein them in. Fortunately, telehealth and self-service kiosks can offer […]

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5 Ways Healthcare Kiosks Are Coming to the Aid of Healthcare

In the past couple of years, the healthcare industry has grown to a total value of over $3 trillion. While revenues are up with millions of additional people seeking treatment, the influx of new patients is putting a strain on efficiency for many medical providers.

According to one report, better utilization of self-service technologies and the digitization of medical records can help medical organizations gain billions of revenue dollars over the next decade. As a result, many innovative healthcare administrators are turning to healthcare kiosks to help accelerate the transition toward stronger security, greater efficiency and higher patient satisfaction.

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Press Release: Olea Kiosks Dominates Innovation Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Self-service leader in healthcare, gaming and other verticals is top vote-getter in multiple categories in KioskMarketplace.com competition. Olea Kiosks has dominated the inaugural Most Innovative Kiosk Awards. Industry news and information leader KioskMarketplace.com held the competition to determine the most innovative kiosks in eight deployment categories. The results were announced earlier today, March […]

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Healthcare Kiosks Can Help Relieve Administrative Headaches

 When healthcare providers search for new ways to grow their bottom line, they often start by looking for new ways to cut administrative costs.  Per one study, U.S. hospitals spend roughly 25 percent of their budget on administrative expenses annually, and many organizations are reducing costs and improving the patient experience by using healthcare kiosks […]

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Press Release: Olea to Debut New Patient Check-In Kiosks at HIMSS 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Olea Kiosks has announced it will launch an all-new line of healthcare kiosks at HIMSS 2017 next week in Orlando, Fla. The company’s healthcare kiosks have completed millions of patient check-ins across the U.S. for leaders such as Kaiser-Permanente, Cedars-Sinai, BlueCross BlueShield and others. “Healthcare is very important to us,” said Frank […]

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Healthcare Kiosks Enhance Security, Privacy

At no other time do people more highly value security and privacy than when it comes to their healthcare. Sensitive, sometimes embarrassing medical conditions in the same milieu with co-pays, deductibles, minimum payments and more create a situation where people can be very guarded about their personal information. HIPAA laws, of course, bear this out. […]

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Healthcare Kiosks Improve the Check-In Process

The most critical parts of any trip to a healthcare provider are the treatment and the check-in process that puts the patient in queue to be seen. Often, those needing to see a doctor or undergo tests are ill or in a state of stress in anticipation of the exam or procedure. That means the […]

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Healthcare Kiosks Collect More Revenue

What do French fries and co-pays have in common? Kiosks can have a meaningful effect on them both. QSRs and fast casual restaurants quickly learned that kiosks were far better at up-selling than people were. Why? Because kiosks can be programmed to ask for the order every time with every customer. Likewise, healthcare facilities have […]

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Healthcare Kiosks Improve the Patient Experience

Now that some Affordable Care Act payments are tied to patient satisfaction scores, facilities have the most concrete evidence yet that the way someone is treated and the frustrations he encounters during the care path matter. Customers in every kind of business are less loyal and more mobile than ever before, and abundant online access […]

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Hospital Kiosks: Your Rx for Keeping Patient Records Safe

Throughout medical history, physicians have followed the ethical guidelines of the Hippocratic oath, which includes the solemn promise to keep patient information strictly confidential. This commitment to privacy has become tougher as healthcare providers have begun to modernize through digitization, and hospital kiosks can play a key role in helping IT departments keep sensitive information […]

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Energize Patient Participation through Healthcare Kiosks

As healthcare providers seek cost-efficient ways to improve patient care, many organizations are finding that healthcare kiosks can increase net margins while providing the self-service experience that patients are increasingly demanding. By employing the agile capabilities of ADA-compliant kiosks, many medical providers are empowering patients to be proactive about their own health. In turn, providers […]

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Healthcare Kiosks Increasing Efficiency for Medical Clinics

Healthcare Kiosks Providing Benefits to Facilities and Patients Patient check-in kiosks are proving to be very valuable in helping clinics to run more efficiently.  According to a recent internal study conducted by a healthcare facility in Idaho, check-in kiosks have shaved two minutes off of the average check-in time and over 50% off of the […]

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The Verona Healthcare Check-in Kiosk

Olea Kiosks is glad to attend 2016’s HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year’s conference is themed “Transforming Health Through IT” which is exactly what Olea Kiosks is doing with the release of its new Verona Healthcare Kiosk. This healthcare check-in kiosk revolutionizes the way patients arrive and […]

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