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Self-serve patient check-in and preventive services kiosk

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AMRMC

A medical check-in and data communication kiosk for efficiently checking-in patients at a medical facility and/or exchanging relevant data with the patient. A patient automatically provides initial identification information by swiping, scanning, etc., an I.D. card and the kiosk then accesses various legacy database systems to gather all relevant medical data corresponding to the particular patient. The patient is requested to verify and/or update any third party payer information, such as insurance information, and is also informed of suggested preventive healthcare actions.

Inventors: 
Wheeler, Gary A.
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
IT and Software
FIle Date: 
2005-05-20
Grant Date: 
2010-07-20
Grant time: 
1,887 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
34
Claim count percentile rank: 
4
Citations percentile rank: 
3
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US ARMY