Hospital communications used to be a lot simpler. If you needed to find a doctor, you could dial 0 and the operators would connect you or send a page on your behalf. People communicated through paper charts, wrote key phone numbers on grease boards, and kept on-call schedules in binders. Some of this still happens today, but communications across healthcare have become progressively more convoluted. The use of diverse mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, pagers, Wi-Fi phones, etc.), and the rise in care complexity necessitating care team coordination mean more sophisticated communication technology is required.
Published By: TigerText
Published Date: Jun 30, 2015
With clinicians wasting 45 minutes per day playing phone tag, itís time to retire pagers and migrate to a secure messaging solution, that saves your staff time, is HIPAA compliant and fosters workflow collaboration.
Published By: Motorola
Published Date: Feb 06, 2008
The need for the services provided by Specially for Children has continued to increase, placing extra demands on the group's physicians. To improve their efficiency, doctors began carrying multiple devices including cell phones, pagers and PDAs. Learn how Good Mobile Messaging helped the organization streamline its operation.
Published By: xMatters
Published Date: Oct 23, 2014
In many organizations, the IT team ushered in the first generation of primitive mobility, issuing pagers to on-call teams and guardians of key corporate systems. And while today, the vast majority of our pagers have been upgraded to smart phones and intelligent devices, many of them are used for little more than prompting us to log into a desktop system or dial a phone. This paper outlines six strategies for extending mobile devices beyond notification to workflows and robust productivity tools within your IT organization.
Published By: BlackBerry
Published Date: Jul 23, 2009
Over the last fifteen years, mobility solutions have evolved from cell phones and pagers to platforms for wireless email and mobilizing business applications. Today's road warriors depend on their mobile devices for fast, reliable, easy access to applications and corporate data. Mobile solution downtime can adversely affect customer service, productivity, sales, and revenues.
Published By: BlackBerry
Published Date: Jun 22, 2010
Fast, accurate communications are the underpinnings of patient care and safety. Yet, today's hospital staff carry so many pagers and other devices, it's become cumbersome. With Amcom Mobile Connect, you can simplify communications and strengthen care by using your BlackBerry smartphone for code alerts, patient updates, lab results, consult requests, and much more. In short, everything.