When electronically checking in/out parents or employees, it is ideal that you set up a computer dedicated solely to the task so there are no interruptions of usage on your administrative machines. Ideally, the check-in computer should be placed near your main entry for easy access by parents and staff.
Directly from Procare: Procare 8" Order Form
Anywhere computers are sold.
The 8" Touch is a commercial grade all-in-one touch screen computer.
8" Procare Touch Computer: $1295
Additional S&H fees will apply. Financing is NOT available on Procare 8" Touch units.
Costs will vary based on the model and capabilities chosen. Please speak directly with a local PC specialist to determine what will be best for you.
Delivery time from manufacturer is 7-10 days.
You can buy units locally or online. If ordered online, delivery time will vary by manufacturer.
The 8" Procare Touch is a commercial grade all-in-one touch screen computer that includes the following:
PC (Desktop or Laptop), Monitor and mouse.
Since the 8" Touch comes standard with integrated options for Biometric ID Pad or Card Swipe, the only other items to consider is if your state requires the capture of signatures and if you want door access control.
Manufacturer’s warranty: 3 years parts and labor.
This will differ by manufacturer but a 1 year warranty is common.
No. Both are fully networkable computers with the differences being:
Both options provide the same benefits of capturing check-in/out times and communicating with your administrative computers on your center’s local area network. Either option will also work with our Data Hosting Service.
If you don’t need a small, wall-mountable unit like the Procare 8" Touch, a standard PC/laptop/tablet is fine and is often more cost effective. However if space, wow-factor and integrated features are attractive, then the Procare 8" Touch may be ideal for you.