Jack Hamilton to Speak at HIMSS 2019 on the Necessity to Track Garments, Scrubs and Linens in Healthcare
Fujitsu Frontech North America, a provider of innovative technology and front-end solutions announced today that John “Jack” A. Hamilton will be speaking at the at HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition, in the Fujitsu booth #2721 on February 12-14, 2019 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Mr. Hamilton, now with Positek RFID, will be speaking on the necessity for Hospitals and Clinics to track their garments, scrubs, and linens to assure compliance with current regulations as well as reducing loss and improving a hospital’s bottom line through improvement in efficiency of inventory tracking.
Bringing more than 35 years of professional experience to the company, Hamilton has overseen the development and management of large scale projects involving deployment of RFID solutions in both Healthcare Linen Suppliers and large and small hospital laundries. Mr. Hamilton has implemented RFID solutions for healthcare linen laundry and in-hospital linen management. He has directed the research, development and production of medical products, supplies, equipment, instrumentation and related services during his career as an industry subject matter expert for sterilized surgical linens and the processing of surgical and healthcare textiles.
Prior to joining Positek RFID, Hamilton was the chief technology officer at Angelica Corporation, a leader in healthcare linen and medical laundry services. Hamilton also served as senior vice president of product development for SRI Surgical Inc. He has also held leadership roles in the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation and is a past member of the American Society for Quality. Hamilton has a degree in Biological Science from the University of Delaware and has completed Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training.