Real-time location systems are quickly becoming a strategic, enterprise technology that will be a foundational component to nearly every aspect of healthcare. New smart phone applications with real-time location system capabilities can enable and dramatically improve member experiences, including reduced wait times and faster mobile navigation throughout the facilities. These capabilities are being extended to nurse mobile devices for improved clinical communications, location-enabled applications at the point of care and EHR integration.
Define the breadth of application for real-time location services
Express the value of RTLS to clinical quality and safety
Express the value of RTLS to patient satisfaction
Illustrate the cost-saving advantages of installing a robust RTLS system