LAVA IN HEALTHCARE
Powering mobile solutions to care for what matters most
When building mobile applications for healthcare, it’s vitally important to ensure they work properly. At LAVA, we have total control over our products from conception to delivery. We design and manufacture all our products in-house, testing them at every stage of the production process. Our adapters are the perfect choice for your tablet-based medical installation.
LAVA SimulCharge adapters are extremely versatile and can be implemented into a number of healthcare applications.
THE LAVA TECHNOLOGY ADVANTAGE
Power & Data
Charge your tablet while accessing USB/Ethernet data with SimulCharge
Extend your device's lifespan with our Battery Modulation technology
Make your Ethernet connection more relible with Network Recovery
Docking Detect provides a reliable connection between the adapter and mobile device
Hospitals often face backlogs when patients try to register their information when checking in. One of LAVA’s customers, Ocean by CognisantMD, wanted to streamline this process, letting patients check in faster in a safe and efficient way.
Ocean by CognisantMD, Canada’s leading EMR-integrated patient engagement and eReferral solutions platform, built a self-check-in kiosk. It featured a Samsung tablet and an integrated LAVA SimulCharge adapter (eSTS-1U-OEM). [...]
A Canadian digital healthcare company had a blood pressure cuff that could be used without the assistance of a doctor. It would connect to a tablet that patients could use to monitor the results at home. The company had planned on using a [...]
LAVA developed a new adapter, the uSTS-1U MINI. It was small enough to ship with the Samsung tablet and has a one USB-A port for the blood pressure cuff. It also features Continuously Active Battery Modulation (CABM), a plug-and-play battery [...]
An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a life-saving device but only if it is accessible and people know how to use it properly. Get Ready, an organizational resilience company, wanted to create an AED station for hospitals that could provide on-the-job training.
Get Ready built an AED kiosk featuring a Samsung tablet and powered by an integrated LAVA adapter. The tablet is installed in LAVA’s casing and is mounted to the AED cabinet glass. Users can access training videos on the tablet to help [...]
It’s useful for doctors and nurses to be aware of a patient’s status before they enter the room. This is especially true during a health crisis, such as COVID-19, where face time may need to be limited. Patient engagement technology company [...]
SONIFI Health built digital signage to be mounted on patient room doors that showed information about the patient and care team. It would also display any alerts or precautions about the patient (e.g. isolation status, NPO, fall risk & allergies) so [...]
A cardiovascular implant company was using tablets as human interface devices to communicate with a proprietary heart implant device. The company sought an easy-to-use adapter that was small and quasi-portable, as the tablets would be [...]
LAVA provided the customer with its smaller u Series adapters (the uSTS-1U MINI and uSynC-1U MINI). They each feature USB-A for a peripheral and have LAVA’s plug-and-play battery protection – Continuously Active Battery Modulation [...]
Milennium Dental Technologies, Inc., wanted to build a dental laser that could be controlled via an Android tablet. However, the tablet needed to maintain data access to accessories while it was charging.
The PerioLase MVP-7 was the first dental laser to be controlled by an Android tablet. It is a 6-watt, free running nd:YAG laser. It is powered by a LAVA SimulCharge adapter that provides simultaneous charging and access to data to the [...]
THE LAVA STORY
Since 1984, LAVA has designed and manufactured industry leading connectivity solutions for PCs and mobile devices.
Our SimulCharge™ technology was first to provide tablets with simultaneous power and data capabilities. Our Battery Modulation technology was also first to offer battery protection, adding years to the life of your device. We build the most robust adapters for tablet installations, but what we really do is expand the capabilities of your device.
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