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Stay informed with Health o meter® Professional company news and product announcements.

07/19/2018

New KG-Only Pediatric Scales

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces new kilogram-only versions of its Pediatric scales: 549KG, 553KG and 524KG.

06/27/2018

New Permanent Unit Lock Feature for Health o meter® Professional Scales

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces Everlock™, an exclusive new feature that allows a scale to be permanently locked in KG or LB units. Everlock™ can be activated at the time of first use or when the need arises. This patent-pending innovative option provides security for facilities that need permanent unit lock, with no risk of accidental unlock. It also gives flexibility for organizations that are unsure of future standardization requirements and are hesitant to invest in a KG-only scale.

06/06/2018

New Wall-Mounted Digital Height Rod from Health o meter® Professional Scales

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces the new 209HR Wall-Mounted Digital Height Rod.  The battery powered headpiece on the sleek new stadiometer offers digital measurements in centimeters, feet, or inches in increments of 0.1” or 1 mm. The crisp digital display enables users to quickly and easily read the measurement at any height or angle, leaving no confusion on the part of the user about the patient’s height. The headpiece slides smoothly along the opto-magnetic height rod channel and remains securely in place when not in use.

04/11/2018

Health o meter® Professional 522KL Digital Pediatric Tray Scale Now Available in KG-Only Version

Health o meter® Professional Scales introduces the 522KG, a KG-only version of the top-selling 522KL Digital Pediatric Scale. Though the current 522KL scale can be locked into pounds or kilograms, the 522KG is manufactured without a LB/KG button and only displays weight in kilograms. Utilizing a KG-only scale is ideal for facilities standardizing on metric only measurements and in pediatric environments where “weight based dosing” requires precise data in metric measurements.

03/27/2018

Health o meter® Professional Digital Wet Diaper/Lap Sponge/Organ Scale Now Available For Canada and as Metric-Only Version

Health o meter® Professional Scales introduces the 3400KG-C, the Canadian version of the 3400KL  Digital Wet Diaper/Lap Sponge/Organ scale. To accommodate the Canadian market, the new 3400KG-C has passed testing to meet Canadian regulatory requirements. This modified scale also features metric-only measurements with refined 1 g resolution and 5000 g capacity, ideal for the operating room or NICU. Non-Canadian customers looking for a metric-only version can order item 3400KG.

01/30/2018

4 Sided Weighing Tray Now Available on Health o meter® Professional 2210KL Neonatal Scale

Health o meter® Professional Scales adds to its line of Pediatric/Neonatal scales with the introduction of the new 2210KL4. In response to market demand, the Health o meter® Professional 2210KL High Resolution Neonatal scale is now available with a 4 sided weighing tray. In healthcare environments where  weighing Pediatric patients requires a critical degree of accuracy, the 2210KL/2210KL4 scales offer the highest resolution in the industry throughout the entire weight capacity.

01/08/2018

New Display Head for Health o meter® Professional 1100KL Digital Platform Scale

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces a new display head for its most popular platform scale, the 1100KL. The new display features a high-contrast color screen and an interactive, user-friendly experience that makes using the scale and evaluating patients “weigh easier”.  The interface provides an on-screen help menu that guides the user through operating functions. Users can also easily customize settings including audible sounds and the length of time before the scale turns off.

12/20/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Expands Digital Wet Diaper/Lap Sponge/Organ Scale Product Line

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces a new model in its Digital Wet Diaper/Lap Sponge/Organ scale product line. The scale, item number 3401KL, is available with a flat weighing tray, making it more suitable for items like blood bags and other containers. Previously offered as an optional accessory, the stainless steel tray is standard on the 3401KL. All of the same convenient features available on the 3400KL are also offered on the 3401KL, including the long-life rechargeable battery, exceptional .05 oz (1 g) resolution, and backlit display.

11/08/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Announces New Features and Functions for Wheelchair Scale Line

Health o meter® Professional Scales is introducing a new display head for its industry-leading line of wheelchair scales, starting with the 2500KL, 2500CKL, 2600KL, and 2610KL models. The new display heads, with their high-contrast color screens, provide users with an interactive, user-friendly experience. The larger keypad and extended battery life are two of the new features that make the scales easier to use and maintain.

10/16/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Expands Device Integration with Schiller Americas

Pelstar LLC, manufacturer of Health o meter® Professional Scales, expands its direct integration options to Schiller Americas’ new DS20 diagnostic station. In addition to the top selling 500KL, the                        Health o meter® Professional 499KL can directly interface with the DS20 station. The DS20 diagnostic station offers the most vital signs and physical assessment tools united in one device including spirometry, resting ECG, vital signs and more.