Tag Archives: health kiosk

Vaccine Passport HIPAA and More — Who Can Ask For Medical Status?

Vaccine Passport HIPAA With the pandemic and now the Delta virus we now have actual vaccine passport kiosks available for sale and deployment. The impact being both on the general public in the role of customer, and with employees coming back to the office to work. The arguments against disclosing vaccination status have, at times, focused on HIPAA.… Read More »

Fauci Touchless Temperature Checks

Are touchless temperature checks unreliable when it comes to COVID-19? Thursday Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, calls temperature checks unreliable. Nice video coverage by LocalMemphis TV news channel Excerpt: Thursday Dr. Anthony Fauci advised that temperature checks are not reliable especially during hot days. “Dr. Fauci was just pointing out… Read More »

UK Regulatory Guidance & Warning on Temperature Screening Kiosks

Editors Note – Thanks to our friends at Storm-Interface in the U.K. for forwarding this information. As explained in the recent press release, the MHRA cautions against over-reliance on temperature screening for detection of COVID-19. Businesses and workplaces are advised to follow the government advice on safe working during COVID-19, as well as implementing scientifically reliable methods of testing for COVID-19 where practicable.… Read More »

Temperature Sensor Primer

Our primer on Temperature Device Sensors Introduction We will be adding to this on ongoing basis but being able to identify and compare self-service devices used in a healthcare application is important.  If antibody tests were being dispensed, we’d want to know those test kits were accurate.  Same for touchscreen cleaners. Matrix Comparison Comparing Temperature Sensor Devices Industrial… Read More »

Temperature Kiosks Advisory and Caution – Public Service Announcement

As government and corporate America develop post-COVID-19 action plans for responsibly reopening the country, some businesses are scrambling to keep up with the demand for thermal cameras, which many believe can help identify novel coronavirus cases via elevated temperature detection. We see many RFPs from governmental agencies for temperature and thermal sensing devices.  Federal such FEMA and the… Read More »

Top 10 disability and accessibility TED talks and Videos

#9 isn’t about accessibility or disability at all, but still holds enormous value when thought about in an a11y/disability context Read full story on Medium.com as this is just partial excerpt. Sheri Byrne-Haber Follow Nov 19 · 6 min read Photo by Jakob Owens on Unsplash I get pinged a lot by people asking for accessibility resources. Some accessibility resources are easy to find… Read More »