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Tame the Document Storm

Posted on: March 31, 2014

Kodak Alaris is the new Kodak company that builds the scanners we love at Modern Image.  Read about the Kodak Alaris scanners that are taming the “document storm” Bustling Businesses Manage The ‘Document Storm’ With Enhanced Scanners From Kodak Alaris Insurance companies, government agencies and healthcare facilities face a constant storm of paper documents that […]

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Government Efficiency at its worst

Posted on: March 24, 2014

The Washington Post published an article this week, “Sinkhole of Bureaucracy” by David Fahrenhold.  This article talks about the cavern in PA where Office of Personnel Management process HR paperwork.  The costs are massive because the government has failed to create a computerized system to handle the paperwork.  Read the article here. In BOYERS, Pa. […]

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What you need to know about scanning charts

Posted on: March 19, 2014

As you take your practice, clinic, or hospital paperless, you will be confronted with a number of questions about what to do with your existing paper charts and how exactly you go about scanning those medical charts that are the backbone of your business. Should you scan your charts? Should you scan all the charts […]

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2015 World Police and Fire Games in Fairfax County Virginia

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Here in Modern Image’s backyard of Fairfax County Games by the Numbers:Virginia, we will be holding the 2015 World Police and Fire Games.  We are supporting the games by donating scanning services to be auctioned and by assisting event organizers in recruiting local and national corporate sponsors.   12,000 professional, public safety athletes from 70 countries on […]

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National Archives – 100 Milestone Documents

Posted on: November 25, 2013

While a lot of attention has been focused on a certain government website lately, you may not have seen  Our Documents – 100 Milestone Documents contains the list of documents plus a link to each documents’ texts and original scans.  You can immerse yourself for hours.  “These documents reflect our diversity and our unity, our […]

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Xerox to update scan software after uproar

Posted on: August 9, 2013

A little over a week ago, a German computer scientist made an interesting discovery. David Kriesel scanned a construction plan on a Xerox Workcentre and then printed the document.  Although the plan appeared to be perfectly reproduced, he noticed that it contained incorrect numbers.  The plan said one room was 22 square meters, when the […]

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My enemy? “Lost documents” be thy name.

Posted on: July 30, 2013

This morning, one of my friends asked me a simple question.  What is your enemy (in business)?  After giving it some thought and discussion, I realized that my enemy is lost documents. 60% of companies that lose their important business documents in a disaster will shut down within 1 year.  Disasters are man-made and natural.  […]

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