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Saturday morning coffee [August 1 2015]

“True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.” ― C.S. Lewis, So much happens each and every week, and it’s hard to keep up sometimes. Here are some of the tabs that are open in my browser this morning along with some random thoughts…

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JerryFahrni.com Podcast #2: Sterile Compounding Robots

Show notes: Host: Jerry Fahrni Robots discussed: i.v.STATION by Aesynt RIVA by Intelligent Hospital Systems (IHS) INTELLIFILL I.V. by Baxter APOTECAchemo® by Loccioni Group

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Anthropomimetic robot is just a tad bit creepy

Eccerobot (Embodied Cognition in a Compliantly Engineered Robot) is an anthropomimetic robot developed by a consortium of labs in Europe. An antrhopomimetic robot imitates not just the human form, but human biological structures and functions as well. This gives the robot the potential for human-like movements and interactions. From the website: “The ECCEROBOT project is […]

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Cool Technology for Pharmacy

ROBOT-Rx® from McKesson is a robotic pharmacy system that automates many of the day to day operations that a technician may perform in a hospital pharmacy, such as medication storage, selection, return, restock, and crediting. From the manufacturer’s site: Every year, more than a half billion medications are dispensed error-free by ROBOT-Rx systems installed in […]

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