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January 21, 2013  9:55 PM

VA RTLS contract re-awarded to HP



Posted by: RedaChouffani
HP, RFID, RTLS, Uncategorized, VA

The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) re-awarded $543 million to HP's Real Time Location System (RTLS) contract this week. The technology the VA selected will help them track over 152 medical...

January 1, 2013  10:35 AM

Health IT 2012 summary



Posted by: RedaChouffani
BIG DATA, Meaningful use, mhealth, RFID, RTLS, telemedicine

We are saying goodbye to the year 2012 and welcoming 2013. There are certainly few subjects that occupied the collective minds' of health organizations in 2012 and some of which will continue to be around in the new year. Here is a short list of subjects that dominated the health IT arena: EHR...


October 8, 2012  9:09 PM

What more can we do with a RTLS?



Posted by: RedaChouffani
BIG DATA, business intelligence, HIMSS 2012, RFID, RLTS

More hospitals are evaluating different available products and beginning their selection process, as radio-frequency identification (RFID) hardware prices continue to decline. The process of evaluating an real-time locating system (RTLS) vendor takes many things into consideration. Some of the top...


October 1, 2012  9:28 PM

Can EHR vendors learn anything from game developers?



Posted by: RedaChouffani
EHR, games, Luminosity, RFID

Many startups are looking for creative ways to attract users and entice them to share more about their whereabouts and likes and dislikes. This is due to the widespread adoption of smart devices, and the need for companies to find creative ways to increase app adoption. Many of the newer apps have...


July 16, 2012  7:52 PM

Some of the RTLS hardware options available



Posted by: RedaChouffani
RFID, RTLS, Wi-fi

RTLS continues to be an attractive hospital solution, which helps many executives resolve some of the challenges that nurses, and bio engineering face.  All these help hospitals improve on patient safety, compliance, and improve efficiency.  But for many, there are simply too many...


March 18, 2012  9:12 PM

RTLS areas of impact for health care systems



Posted by: RedaChouffani
RFID, RTLS

Able to provide hospitals and health care systems with improved patient safety capabilities, assistance with asset tracking and a tool for achieving clinical compliance, real-time location systems...

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February 20, 2011  8:52 PM

NFC technology and its impact on healthcare



Posted by: RedaChouffani
NFC, RFID, Tags

Recently during a meeting with a CIO, it was no surprise to me that just as other executives, having a finger on the technology pulse is just part of the responsibilities. It wasn’t so much to know every little gadget that was hitting the shelves, but more so of the market phenomenon’s,...


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