AIM Panel to Provide Healthcare Technology Overview

AIM, the international association and recognized authority on bar code, RFID, and enterprise mobile computing, today announced that a panel of AIM member experts will present a session, Technology Options Enabling Unique Device Identification (UDI), to attendees at the UDI Conference in Orlando, Florida on October 21. 

AIM members Rich Bruce, The Danby Group; Cristina De Martini, Zebra Technologies; and Michael Manley, Impinj will participate on a panel moderated by AIM president, Dan Mullen.

AIM's interactive panel presentation will survey the technology solutions available for UDI deployments, including linear bar code, 2D bar code, direct part marking (DPM), and radio frequency identification (RFID).  AIM member representatives will present the strengths of each technology and discuss application areas with the most promise for UDI.  Q&A will follow the presentations.

"AIM is pleased to be included on the program for this inaugural event," states Mullen. "Our members will provide great insight into the types of technologies available for use in healthcare settings for unique device identification."

The conference sessions, led by the FDA and leaders in the medical device industry, will explain how UDI will advance patient safety by improving the ability to monitor adverse events and maximize the value of electronic health records.

For complete details about the conference and to register, please visit the event website.


About AIM
AIM is the industry association and worldwide authority on automatic identification and data collection technologies.  AIM members are providers and users of technologies, systems, and services that capture, manage, and integrate accurate data into larger information systems. 

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