Artifact Details

Title

Portable medical diagnostic computer

Catalog Number

102703588

Type

Physical object

Date

1973-1975

Manufacturer

International Public Health Systems, Inc

Place Manufactured

Manhattan Beach, Calif.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 213-596-2120 Phone number written on white paper label inside cover
Serial number 2 Written on white paper label inside cover

Dimensions

overall: 7 3/8 in x 13 1/2 in x 16 3/4 in

Description

Object is a portable computer system designed for diagnosing and rating medical conditions in rural areas using minimally trained personnel. Object had a control panel, adding machine type paper roll printer, sixteen-key keyboard, and magnetic tape cassette reader. There is extensive documentation accompanying this device.

Category

Fixed-application digital computer/other

Credit

Gift of Hanon Sinay

Lot Number

X7628.2016

Related Records

102703589 Tape cassette