Sydvestjysk Hospital recently opened a new patient-ward building and wanted a modern solution to help reduce medication waste. eMED ICON automated dispensing cabinets were chosen.
Seinäjoki Central Hospital is house to both Mega-Fixu automated dispensing system (located at the hospital pharmacy) and 6 eMED ICON automated dispensing cabinets (located at the hospital wards). Read how the hospital pharmacists and the nurses streamline their work and collaboration using NewIcon's pharmacy automation solutions.
The newly built hospital acquired an IV ICON Twins compounding system and 35 eMED ICON automated dispensing cabinets. Read how they plan and prepare for the integration of automation systems into their daily workflow.
To improve the asepticity of the operating theatres, the eMED ICON automated dispensing cabinets were installed in the walls of treatment rooms, with the medicines dispensed through the wall. The patient’s immediate environment is calmer and safer, as the automated dispensing cabinets are filled from outside the room.
A total of 278,000 medication labels are printed from Kuopio University Hospital's eMED ICON automated dispensing systems in a year. In the past, the personnel wrote the information on the labels manually.
The operating rooms, recovery ward, intensive care units and C-section rooms of Kaari Hospital are the first in Finland to begin using electronic eMED ICON automated dispensing cabinets.