Since the 1st of April, 2014, SATO Healthcare Co., Ltd., a new company has been introduced with the aim of becoming a “one-stop-shop” company for hospitals, medical organisations and healthcare businesses seeking to improve patient safety and realise peace of mind through the use of auto-identification technology solutions.
Building on the expertise accumulated over SATO Group’s years of involvement in the healthcare industry, SATO Healthcare aims to become the leader in Patient Safety Solutions (PSS). Currently providing solutions utilising auto-ID technologies such as IC tags and barcodes to reduce medical errors and track medical items such as blood bags. The establishment of SATO Healthcare will expand SATO Group’s offering to the global healthcare industry even further with comprehensive solutions of printers, labels, software, and maintenance services designed specifically to meet the needs of healthcare industry professionals and their patients.
SATO Healthcare will also collaborate with SATO Vicinity, another recent addition to the SATO family, and a pioneer in RFID technology, well-recognised for its unique PJM (Phase Jitter Modulation) radio frequency data transmission technology. Co-operation between these two companies will enable SATO to create new value for its customers through the use of cutting edge technology.
|SATO is a pioneer and leading global provider of integrated Automatic Identification and Data Collection solutions that leverage barcode and RFID technologies. SATO manufactures innovative, reliable auto-identification systems and offers complete solutions to businesses by integrating hardware, software, media supplies and maintenance services. Customers rely on SATO for accuracy, labour and resource savings helping to preserve the environment. Founded in 1940, SATO is publicly listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan. It has sales and support offices in over 20 countries and is represented globally through a world-class network of partners.