Anoto Launches Live Forms for Healthcare
World leader in digital writing technology offers turn-key solution for
real-time information transfer into EMR solutions
WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 24, 2014
WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Anoto,the world leader in
digital writing technology, today announced that Anoto Live™ forms is now
available for healthcare. This new digital writing solution enables healthcare
professionals to expedite paper-based workflows by transforming handwriting
into live information using the digital pen platform, making it immediately
available in EMR systems.
Anoto Live forms is an easy-to-use modern alternative for healthcare
organizations seeking to digitally capture information from handwritten forms
into EMR systems. The technology is centered around a digital pen that
utilizes a small camera situated under the ball-point tip and a nearly
invisible dot-pattern printed on paper forms. The solution providesreal-time
data capture back to EMR systems and document handling that simplifies
workflow, reduces time and cost, and increases overall efficiency.
"Anoto Live forms is ideal for EMR providers because it offers the option to
capture data by using existing paper-based processes, making the transition to
digital processable data seamless," said Stein Revelsby, CEO of Anoto Group
AB. "This new product enables healthcare organizations to improve their
information workflow without having to introduce any dramatic changes within
their existing business processes.This results in measurable ROI in very
Digital writing is a modern data capture solution that requires minimal
training, is extremely easy to use, and is very secure, since the digital pen
encodes key data about the handwriting context, including the exact time it
was written and the identity of the writer. The pocket-sized digital pen is
mobile and provides a convenient, natural way to help providers focus on
patient care and reduce worry about inaccurate input or losing valuable time
with burdensome manual data entry, and time consuming paper handling.
In addition to healthcare, the solution is being used across a broad range of
vertical market applications including field services, transportation,
utilities, finance, government and many others.
About Anoto Group
Anoto Group AB is a global leader in digital writing solutions, which enables
fast and reliable transmission of handwriting into a digital format. Anoto
operates worldwide through a global partner network that delivers
user-friendly digital writing solutions for efficient capture, transmission,
distribution and storage of data. Anoto is currently in use across multiple
business segments, e.g. healthcare, banking and finance, transportation and
logistics and education. The Anoto Group has over 100 employees and is
headquartered in Lund (Sweden). The company also has offices in Basingstoke,
Guildford and Wetherby (UK), Amsterdam (NL), Boston (US) and Tokyo (Japan).
The Anoto share is traded on the Small Cap list of NASDAQ OMX Stockholm under
the ticker ANOT. For more information, please visit: www.anoto.com.
Follow Anoto on Twitter at: @Anoto
For more information contact: Karen Pantinas
Davies Murphy Group
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