When it comes to healthcare, mistakes should never happen. Ricoh products are proven.

  • Wristbands
  • Prescription Labels

Patient safety is critical in all aspects of medical care, particularly in hospitals and pharmacies. Making sure that patients have readable directions and dosing instructions on prescription labels is key to patient safety. The superior thermal top-coated wristband will print fast, and reliable with outstanding scannability. Ricoh’s RSolutions for the healthcare industry is one reason Ricoh is the industry leader when it comes to direct thermal solutions.

Ricoh’s industry leading RSolutions for Healthcare applications are well-proven in the field and are highly desired by our customers. Contact your Ricoh sales representative for more information or send us an email at [email protected].

Direct Thermal Printing

The image is produced by selectively heating the thermal paper as it passes over the thermal print head. The specialized coating on the paper will turn dark where heat has been applied, thus producing an image.

Product Highlights

Performance Characteristics


Spec Sheet

Premium top-coated direct thermal paper
Ideal for healthcare/ medical applications
Face caliper: 3.1 mil (78.5 µm)

Medium-high sensitivity
Strong resistance to medical solutions
Superb head-matching performance

150PRx PF

Spec Sheet

Phenol Free Formulation
Premium top-coated direct thermal paper
Ideal for healthcare/medical applications
Face caliper: 3.2 mil (81µm)

Medium-high sensitivity
Strong resistant to medical solutions
Superb head-matching performance


Spec Sheet

Durable polypropylene direct thermal base film
Medium sensitivity
Face caliper: 2.6 mil (65µm)

Moderate image preservation properties
Resistant to medical solutions
Durable polypropylene base film that is tear and water resistant