Zebra Technologies

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signed a three-year agreement to provide services to Magnet, a health care group purchasing organization.

Zebra, which provides specialty printing services, said its thermal printers, supplies and service agreements will be available to Magnet's seven regional member organizations.

"With the right strategies and technology solutions in place, hospitals can dramatically reduce the incidence of medical errors and improve overall safety," said the company. "This agreement will allow us to work with Magnet and its members to meet patient safety goals better and improve the quality of care through proven solutions like bar coding and RFID."

Zebra shares recently were up 57 cents, or 1.3%, to $45.29.

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