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Positive Patient Identification Solutions


Positive Patient ID

Patient safety begins with Positive Patient Identification. Correctly identifying patients is the first step towards preventing patient mismatch errors.  


At Bar Code Data we understand patient safety and have a range solutions specifically designed to meet the unique needs of healthcare workers .

Our wristband printing solutions are designed to meet Positive Patient Identification requirements and would typically incorporate :- 

  • Wristband printers from leading manufacturers such as Zebra Technologies and Brother. 

  • Comprehensive range of wristband sizes, including Adult, Child, Neo Natal. 

  • Wristbands in different formats - cartridge, roll or sheet. 

  • Ultra-Soft wristbands, for additional comfort and to enhance the patient experience

  • Red wristbands, used as an alert for patients with allergies. 

  • RFID  wristbands, for tracking of patients in real time. 

  • Interface with hospital PAS to generate GS1 compliant wristbands - designed to meet DCB 1077 guidelines and incorporating a 2D GS1 DataMatrix barcode

Example below of GS1 accredited wristband :-  

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Wristband Consultancy Service

Are you looking to upgrade/replace your aging estate of wristband printers? Bar Code Data offer a free wristband consultancy service including :- assessment of your current wristband printing situation; recommendations on upgrading to the latest and most reliable wristband printers; advice on best way to achieve DSB1077 / GS1 compliance for Positive Patient Identification; free trial of any wristband printing solution proposed. 


For more information on how we can help please contact our healthcare team :- 

T: 0333 366 0842


Alternatively, please complete the form provided within the web chat and we will contact you.

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