Jan. 7, 2008 - Microsoft, Cerner and Spectrum Health announce a collaboration in developing the Cerner Care Console, a "consumer-centric technology that empowers patients to take an active role in their care."
The console, powered by Microsoft Xbox 360 and Windows Media Center, let patients benefit from communication tools easily accessible at the bedside that range from access to their daily care plan to reviewing radiology images to diversional activities such as e-mail, music, movies and video games...
Features of the Care Console system include:
• My Health Notes
• My Education
• My Care Team
• My Schedule
• My Hospital
• My Opinion
• My Entertainment
The new Care Console system will be displayed today in the Microsoft booth at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Jan. 7-10.