Motorola DS6878-HC

The Motorola DS6878-HC cordless imager enables hospitals to automate data capture and improve data accuracy, helping to prevent medical errors and improving patient safety
Healthcare professionals work in a unique environment where accuracy, time sensitivity, cleanliness and space constraints are all top priorities. Designed specifically to meet the unique requirements of healthcare, the Motorola DS6878-HC integrates seamlessly into healthcare facilities, including admissions, pharmacies, patient rooms and laboratories. With revolutionary scan technology, intuitive interface, and ergonomic and disinfectant-ready design, the DS6878-HC is easy to install virtually anywhere inside the hospital environment.

The scanner’s flexible base options enable easy mounting horizontally or vertically on walls, cabinets and on COWs and WOWs (cart on wheels/workstation on wheels). Cordless freedom via Bluetooth allows users to easily move to the barcode, eliminating the hazards associated with cables as well as the need to disturb or inconvenience patients, while offering the flexibility required for rapid data capture in emergency situations.


  • Easily mounted horizontally or vertically on almost any surface 
  • Charges with USB 
  • Can be easily integrated into a Computer on Wheels (COW) or Workstation on Wheels (WOW) 
  • Cordless Bluetooth eliminates cables 
  • Manufactured with disinfectant-ready housing that is easy to clean and will not corrode 
  • Provides one common platform for medical records across a healthcare organization 
  • Reads 1D and 2D barcodes, signatures, documents such as drivers’ licenses and insurance cards, facial images for identification, video footage and more 
  • Eliminates need for separate barcode scanners for admissions, patient care, the laboratory, or the pharmacy 
  • Built on Motorola’s SE4500 engine 
  • Reads in any light 
  • Eliminates need for alignment of barcodes 
  • Captures poor quality or damaged barcodes 
  • Easily held grip reduces fatigue during all day use, regardless of hand size 
  • Designed for repeated wipe downs with harsh disinfectants