Overview
Healthcare computers, also known as Mobile Clinical Assistants (MCA) are designed specifically for use by clinicians across healthcare environments. Medical-grade computers are durable and made from easily sanitized, anti-microbial materials. Healthcare tablet PCs are lightweight and offer advanced ergonomics such as built-in carry handles and straps. Most MCAs offer integrated features essential to enhancing productivity and improving patient care in hospitals and other medical facilities. Some common integrated features include built-in cameras, RFID readers, fingerprint readers, barcode readers, as well wireless options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Gobi 3G, and GPS.
Top Features
  • Lightweight and ergonomic design
  • Expanded inputs (built-in cameras, RFID readers, fingerprint readers, barcode readers)
  • Wide connectivity (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Gobi 3G, and GPS)

Best Rugged Computers for Healthcare

  1. Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Q2

    Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Q2

    The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Q2 is an enterprise-grade semi-rugged tablet, ideal for professional field applications that need more than consumer tablets and detachable computers. It fulfills an unmet gap in the market for professional field workers who struggle with low–grade consumer markets. Featuring shock-absorbing technology, a serviceable battery, magnesium chassis, three-year warranty, and resistance to dust and dirt giving it the durability and lower total cost of ownership you need. And as the only tablet in its class with an optional 4G LTE multi carrier modem with satellite GPS built in, it’s ready to go wherever your job takes you.  



    Standard Configuration
    Operating System: Windows 10 Professional
    Processor: Intel Core m5-6Y57, Dual Core, vPro
    Hard Drive: 128GB Solid State Drive
    Memory: 4GB SDRAM (DDR3L-1333MHz)
    Display: 12.5" Full HD (1920 x 1080)
    Wireless: Intel Dual Band Wireless AC 8260 Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth (Class 1) + EDR
    Battery: Li-Ion battery pack:– 7.6V, 4740mAh
    Warranty: 3-year limited warranty, parts and labor
    Rugged Rating: MIL-STD-810G / IP5x fanless design

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    Regular Price $2,299.00 Special Price $2,149.00
  2. Panasonic Toughbook 20

    Panasonic Toughbook 20

    The Panasonic Toughbook® 20 delivers a new level of unrivalled versatility for mobile business computing as one of the first fully rugged detachable notebooks. The Toughbook 20 is a lightweight detachable laptop with a removable keyboard that transforms into a fully functioning tablet with just one hand.

    Standard Configuration
    Operating System: Windows 10 Professional

    Processor: Intel Core m5-6Y57 vPro - 1.1GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.8GHz
    Storage: 128GB solid state drive with heater
    Memory: 8GB RAM
    Display: 10.1" WUXGA 1920 x 1200 10-point capacitive gloved multi-touch
    Wireless: 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Dual high-gain antenna pass-through
    Keyboard: Emissive backlit
    Battery: Li-Ion 2600mAh battery
    Warranty: 3-year limited warranty, parts and labor
    Rugged Rating: MIL-STD-810G and IP65 

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    Regular Price $3,499.00 Special Price $3,249.00
  3. Panasonic Toughpad FZ-N1

    Panasonic Toughpad FZ-N1

    The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-N1 weighs less than one pound, and is designed to MIL-STD-810G and to IP65 and IP67 specifications to protect against environmental conditions and accidental situations, such as bumps, drops, or exposure to wind, heat, and rain.

    Standard Configuration
    Operating System: Android Lollipop 5.1.1
    Processor: Qualcomm® MSM8974AB 2.3GHz Quad Core
    Memory: 2GB
    Storage: 16GB
    Display: 4.7" high definition 1280 x 720 daylight-viewable display; 10-point capacitive multi- touch daylight-readable screen with glove-touch mode – 2-500 nit
    Wireless: WiFi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.1 (Class 1), NFC, GPS
    Cameras: Full HD 5MP webcam, Full HD 8MP rear camera with LED light
    Integrated: 1D/2D Barcode reader
    Battery: Li-Ion battery pack 3.8V, 3200mAh
    Warranty: 3-year limited warranty, parts and labor
    Rugged Rating: MIL-STD-810G, IP65, IP67

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    $1,804.00
  4. Getac RX10H

    Getac RX10H

    The thin and light Getac RX10H rugged tablet provides a fast, secure and sanitized way for doctors, nurses and home health providers to monitor patients and quickly access a patient’s electronic medical history, view test results and capture current medical data. The Getac RX10H was designed with caregivers in mind to deliver the most reliable, multifunction mobile computing solution currently available. This Getac RX10H tablet will enable the sharing of vital medical information between providers and patients regardless of location. 

    Standard Configuration
    Processor: Intel Core M-5Y10c 0.8GHz processor
    Hard Drive: 64GB solid state drive
    Memory: 4GB LPDDR3
    Display: 10.1” TFT LCD FHD (1920x1200) 800 NITs
    Keyboard: 6 tablet buttons
    Communication: Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 (802.11ac)
    Battery: LifeSupport hot-swappable design
    Operating System: Windows 7 Professional
    Integrated Equipment: HD webcam x 1
    Warranty: 3-year bumper-to-bumper warranty - Protects all major system components and even covers accidental damage.
    Rugged Rating: STD 810G and IP65 certified
    Size / Weight: 11” x 9.65” x 0.74” (280 x 245 x 18.8mm)

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    Regular Price $1,999.00 Special Price $1,879.00
  5. Motion C5m

    Motion C5m

    Standard Configuration
    Operating System: Windows 8.1 Professional
    Processor: Intel Core i3-5005U (2.0GHz)
    Memory: 4GB RAM
    Hard Drive: 64GB Solid State Drive
    Display: 10.4" XGA (1024 x 768) Standard Display with Projective Capacitive 10-point Touch TFT AFFS+ LED Backlight with Durable Gorilla Glass
    Wireless: IEEE 802.11ac Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth 4.0
    Other Integrated Features: 8.0 Megapixel camera (rear-facing), 2.0 Megapixel front-facing web camera, Integrated 1D/2D BCR, Integrated Security: Integrated Fingerprint Reader with OmniPass software
    Battery: Hot swappable Lithium-ion
    Warranty: 3-Year Warranty
    Rugged Rating: IP54

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    Regular Price $2,549.00 Special Price $2,294.10
  6. DT Research DT313

    DT Research DT313

    The DT313 tablet features the integration of a brilliant 13.3-inch capacitive touch display and weighs just under two pounds. The DT Research DT313 is available with Microsoft Windows 7 Professional or Windows 10 IoT Enterprise operating systems. It offers a high performance Intel® Celeron 1.4GHz Dual Core processor with option upgrades to an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor on the DT313H models. For healthcare professionals, the DT313-MD models ar effective tools to monitor, record, and retrieve patient information. It is durable and made from easily sanitized, anti-microbial materials. 

    Standard Configuration
    Processor: Intel Celeron 1.4GHz
    Memory: 4GB RAM
    Storage: 32GB Flash storage
    Display: 13.3" LED-backlight screen with capacitive touch
    Communication: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth
    Optical Drive: Not included
    Battery: Internal 14.8V, 1880mAh/ Optional: External 14.8V, 1850mAh
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows  7 Professional
    Warranty: One-year warranty

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    Regular Price $1,665.00 Special Price $1,415.00
  7. Panasonic Toughpad FZ-M1

    Panasonic Toughpad FZ-M1

    The rugged Panasonic Toughpad FZ-M1 tablet PC runs the Windows operating system and is an ideal productivity tool for mobile workers. The Toughpad FZ-M1 weighs only 1.2 pounds and is designed to MIL-STD-810G and to IP65 specifications to protect against environmental conditions and accidental situations, such as bumps, drops, or exposure to wind, heat, and rain. 

     

    Standard Configuration
    Operating System: Windows 10 Professional
    Processor: Intel Core m5-6Y57 1.10GHz, vPro
    Memory: 8GB RAM
    Storage: 256GB Solid State Drive
    Display: 7" WXGA 1280 x 800 with LED backlighting; 10-point capacitive multi-touch, daylight-readable screen – 500 nit
    Wireless: Intel Dual Band Wireless AC7260 Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.0 (Class 1) + EDR
    Cameras: 720p webcam with mic; 8MP rear camera with auto focus and LED light
    Battery: Li-Ion battery pack (7.2V, typical 3220mAh, minimum 3120mAh), Bridge Battery
    Warranty: 3-year limited warranty, parts and labor
    Rugged Rating: MIL-STD-810G and IP65

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    Regular Price $2,749.00 Special Price $2,649.00
  8. iKey SlimKey Medical Keyboard

    iKey SlimKey Medical Keyboard

    Designed for the infection control challenges of today's healthcare environment, the SlimKey-MDTM SLK-102-TP-FL medical keyboard is ideal for use in an array of clinical settings. It is manufactured with an integrated GlidePointTM touchpad pointing device and red LED backlit keys. Featuring a sealed industrial silicone keypad and low-profile keys, the SlimKey-MDTM SLK-102-TP-FL is easily disinfected using any hospital cleaning agent. Other standard features include 12 function keys and an oversized numeric pad. SlimKey-MDTM medical keyboards are compatible with germicidal sprays and wipes, making them ideal for use in ORs, patient rooms, on carts and at nursing stations.

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    $349.00
  9. Code Corporation Code Reader 1400

    Code Corporation Code Reader 1400

    The Code Reader 1400 (CR1400) is ideal for uses in healthcare, mobile coupon or ticketing (event, airline, cinema), pharmacy, patrol vehicles, retail, and manufacturing. The Code Reader 1400 is a compact, rugged, cabled barcode reader that features a high performance scan engine, patented dual-field optical platform and intuitive targeting that makes reading 1D and 2D bar codes extremely fast, reliable, and more affordable than ever.

    The Code Reader 1400 features Code’s glare reduction technology for reading bar codes printed on shiny surfaces. In retail applications, bar codes printed on items such as bottles, pre-packaged food products, and shiny cans can be scanned and read easily. Coupons on mobile phones can be read in a snap, without slowing down the checkout process, and in healthcare applications, the CR1400 can scan all standard bar codes throughout your facility including difficult to read codes found on items such as syringes, IV bags, and items with extra plastic wrapping. 

    The innovative design of the CR1400 makes it one of the smallest, most durable bar code readers on the market today, with disinfectant ready plastic housing, and an IP54 rating the CR1400 will ensure exceptional performance and life of the reader will never be compromised by harsh cleaning agents, dust and water ingress — even multiple drops. 

    Built on JavaScript platform, the CR1400 can quickly and easily be configured to populate barcoded data into any enterprise solution. For data editing and parsing, end users can take advantage of Code’s JavaScript rules to create custom routines and applications that are easily embedded into the reader.

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    $375.00
  10. Code Corporation Code Reader 2600

    Code Corporation Code Reader 2600

    The Code Reader 2600 (CR2066) is an ultra-fast, durable barcode scanner that features an aggressive scan engine to decode all 1D, 2D and Postal barcode symbologies. The CR2066 is available in both palm and handheld configurations and features a quick-release, rechargeable battery cartridge.

    Perfect for use with round, curved, and shiny objects, the Code Reader 2600 has multiple programmable buttons that make it easy to customize your workflow process. Disinfectant-ready housing is ideal for use in hospitals and medical offices. Now with CodeShield™, Level 3 plastics, and an IP65 rating, the CR2600 tolerates more cleaners and disinfectants than any other healthcare barcode reader on the market. With CodeShield™, this pocket-sized, wireless reader can freely move in and out of patient rooms without affecting infection control protocols.

    The CR2600 decodes bar codes faster and features patented technologies including dual field optics and glare reducing technology. The result is unequaled, unmatched bar code reading performance ideal for applications in 24/7, 365, high traffic environments. 

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    $885.00
  11. Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A2

    Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A2

    The fully rugged Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A2 is a powerful tool delivering outstanding durability in a lightweight portable form factor. The Toughpad FZ-A2 comes with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and Android for Work’s enterprise security built-in for exceptional protection. The Toughpad FZ-A2 is the ideal rugged tablet solution for field workers, warehouse and distribution, retail, and home healthcare workers required to meet HIPAA standards for enhanced data and privacy protection.  

    Standard Configuration
    Operating System: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
    Processor: Intel Atom x5-Z8550 1.44 GHz up to 2.4 GHz
    Memory: 4GB SDRAM
    Storage: 32GB eMMC
    Display: 10.1" WUXGA 1920x1200 LED backlighting - 10 finger multi touch (2 finger in rain sensing mode) daylight-readable screen
    Wireless: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth
    Battery: Standard 9-hour with hot-swap battery
    Warranty: 3-year limited warranty, parts and labor
    Rugged Rating: MIL-STD-810G and IP65

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    Regular Price $2,187.00 Special Price $1,887.00