Surgical Tool Tracking
Image-based barcode readers reduce errors in operating theaters by tracking equipment
The most cost-effective way to integrate Cognex vision and ID technology into your machine for volume applications.
Vision-enabled barcode readers with the ease-of-use and cost of laser scanners
Hospitals are using automation to improve quality and ensure patient safety. One place this is especially crucial is in the operating theater. To avoid dangerous mistakes, best-in-class hospitals need to track every surgical tool and sponge entering and leaving surgery.
The speed and reliability of Cognex barcode readers help hospitals avoid the dangerous consequences associated with surgical tool misreads and no-reads. Image-based barcode readers are designed specifically to read the 2D codes directly marked on tools and sponges.Cognex's industry-leading read rates, advanced technology, modular options, and easy setup help:
- Reduce costs
- Optimize performance
- Increase throughput
- Control traceability