Barco installs bedside smart terminals at Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg hospital – a first in Belgium
June 21, 2013
Kortrijk, Belgium, 21 June 2013 – Barco, a global leader in healthcare IT solutions, today proudly announces the opening of the first hospital in Belgium to feature Barco bedside terminals, including advanced point-of-care enterprise software. The 60 terminals installed at the new wing of Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg (ZOL) in Genk offer entertainment options (TV, radio and Internet access) as well as touch screen controls for lights and blinds. Both the number of terminals and their functionality will be extended in the future. “We’re confident that this technology will enhance the well-being of our patients, while improving the workflow for our staff,” said hospital director Erwin Bormans.