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

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.

10/02/2017

New Display Head for Health o meter® Professional 3001KL-AM and 3001KL-AMX Antimicrobial Platform Scales

Health o meter® Professional Scales has introduced a new display head for the 3001KL-AM and 3001KL-AMX Antimicrobial Platform Scales. Recently launched on the 2101KL model, this new display head features a high-contrast color screen and an interactive, user-friendly experience. The interface provides an on-screen help menu that describes the scale’s operating functions and allows easy access for customizing multiple settings.

08/14/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Announces New Community Outreach Recipient

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces new community involvement efforts with A Safe Haven Foundation. A Safe Haven Foundation is a Chicago based social enterprise that helps people aspire, transform and sustain their lives as they transition from homelessness to self-sufficiency. Through its many assistance programs, A Safe Haven Foundation is able to provide phased housing, health and education services, and sustainable employment.

07/17/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Announces New Display Head for 2101KL Platform Scale

Health o meter® Professional Scales has introduced a new display head for the 2101KL Platform Scale, featuring a high-contrast color screen and an interactive, user-friendly experience. The interface provides an on-screen help menu that describes the scale’s operating functions and allows easy access for customizing multiple settings. The scale’s innovative, proprietary software allows users to select from options including variable Auto Off time, Time/Date, and Audible sounds or Mute.

06/09/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Announces New Wireless Thermal Printer

Health o meter® Professional Scales expands its line of connectivity accessories with the addition of a wireless thermal printer, item # BLUETOOTHONE-P. This lightweight printer connects to the scale via Bluetooth® wireless technology and prints patient weight on 58mm (2 1/4”) thermal paper.  Powered by a rechargeable battery, the device prints quickly and clearly when the scale locks onto a patient weight. The wireless printer is useful for providing the patient with a printed copy of their weight measurement at health fairs or weight loss groups.

05/30/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Reintroduces Wheelchair Scale with Fold-Away Seat

Health o meter® Professional Scales announces that a new, redesigned version of the 2500CKL is now available. The 2500CKL features a large platform and wheelchair ramp with an integrated fold-away patient seat. With a 1,000 lb / 454 kg platform capacity and 419 lb / 190 kg seat capacity, the 2500CKL is a versatile combination scale that serves in multiple capacities. Customers may also purchase the fold-away seat as an accessory to add to their current 2500KL scale, available as item # CHAIRACC.

05/11/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales Announces Upgrades for 349KLX Scale

Health o meter® Professional Scales has redesigned its model 349KLX Digital Floor Scale with a modified battery type and display stand. Upon reviewing customer feedback regarding battery life, the display head will no longer utilize a single 9V battery and instead will be powered by 6 AA batteries. This modification will provide substantially longer battery life. The upgraded version of the 349KLX also features a new table-top stand that attaches to the back of the display head in one simple step.

03/23/2017

Health o meter® Professional Scales and Schiller Americas Announce New Device Integration

Pelstar LLC, manufacturer of Health o meter® Professional Scales, announces the development of direct integration between the 500KL digital scale and Schiller Americas’ new D2S0 diagnostic station. The D2S0 diagnostic station offers the most vital signs and physical assessment tools united in one device including spirometry, resting ECG, vital signs and more. The 500KL digital scale is Health o meter® Professional’s top selling product and the industry’s best-selling digital scale.

03/09/2017

Pelstar LLC Appoints New Board Member

Pelstar LLC, manufacturer of Health o meter® Professional Scales, announces the appointment of new board member, Paul Pinkus as Chairman of the Audit Committee. Pinkus is a retired Certified Public Accountant with over 40 years of experience providing a broad range of accounting, tax and consulting services to a large array of organizations. Pinkus has also assisted clients directly with valuation of businesses, financial statement projections, as well as formal and informal strategic business planning. He currently serves as President and CEO of Sharing Wisdom, Inc.