Enterprise Location Services

The Future of IoT in Healthcare

October 29, 2019

An Analysis of Emerging Technologies The Internet of Things (IoT) is defined as the extension of Internet connectivity into physical devices and everyday objects. There are various IoT technologies that generate value in healthcare, including location and sensing services. Enabling facilities to locate and monitor the status of patients, staff and equipment, generates operational efficiencies […]

Keep Patients Informed, Comfortable, and Safe with Location Services

October 23, 2019

The patient experience that provides comfort and security makes being in the hospital feel a little closer to home. CenTrak recently hosted an online event to discuss how Healthcare organizations are looking for innovative ways to keep patients informed, comfortable, and safe. Enterprise Location Services, leveraging RTLS technology, helps hospitals deliver on their goal for […]

Decreasing the Patient Length of Stay

March 14, 2018

How Decreasing Patient Wait Times and Length of Stay Can Lower Risk of Hospital-Acquired Conditions and Impact the Bottom Line. Patient length of stay (LOS) is one of the biggest issues facing hospitals today. The longer a patient stays in the hospital, the greater the risk they will develop a healthcare-acquired infection (HAI) that they […]

Healthcare’s Hierarchy of Location Needs

June 5, 2017

Josette Weinstein, Marketing Manager In Psychology, Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, often depicted as a pyramid, is a theory explaining people’s motivations to achieve certain needs. This concept revolves around the notion that some of these needs take precedence over others. Our most elementary need is for survival and is the earliest motivation of our behavior; […]

5 Things to Consider When Implementing a Real-Time Location System

March 29, 2017

Stacy Roberts, Marketing Manager RTLS is more than a way to “find your stuff.” Healthcare is beginning to view Enterprise Location Services as  a valuable utility, enabling  new workflow efficiencies and improvements to patient care. Selecting and deploying a Real-Time Location System may seem like a daunting undertaking.  Every facility has its unique array of […]

Optimized Patient Flow with Staff, Patient and Asset Tracking in the Emergency Department

December 1, 2015

The Emergency Room is one of the most active departments within a hospital. Patients come in during all times of the day and night with a variety of different illnesses or injuries. Throughout the various scores of events that take place, from Triage to departure, patients are moved around and seen by numerous hospital caretakers […]

RTLS: A Mainstream Solution for Healthcare

April 23, 2015

Vince Prosperi VP, Corporate Accounts In past years, real-time location systems (RTLS) booths at Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conferences were lightly visited by other vendors and curious provider representatives who happened to walk by. This year RTLS was a mainstream solution for the majority; it was a destination for many providers armed with […]

Improving HCAHPS Scores Saves Healthcare Millions

March 11, 2014

Mansour Tannas, Director of Strategic Partnerships Tony Natale, Director of Strategic Partnerships Edited by: Stephanie Toronidis, Marketing Coordinator Automating Clinical Workflow Helps Hospitals Maximize Reimbursements Today, more than ever, HCAHPS1 funding is being considered as a viable source of revenue for hospitals, their CFOs taking into account both preventable funds lost and potential funds gained. […]