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Location Tracking

iStock_000018234950SmallHealthcare establishments pride themselves on their ability to deliver prompt response, accurate diagnosis and speedy recovery. To deliver this, they need to be able to find operation specific data and equipment. To cut down search times, automate inventory and improve workflow, there is a need for a total visibility solution across the entire healthcare facility.

Shipcom is able to deliver such a location tracking solution with bed level accuracy, through our perfected combination of visibility technology and execution excellence. Shipcom makes use of Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) technologies like barcodes, RFID, and Real Time Location Systems (RTLS) to improve visibility, automate inventory cycles and optimize asset deployment across various wards.

Shipcom leverages the available wireless network in the healthcare environment, extending it where necessary, to transform your healthcare operations. As an industry benchmark, Shipcom’s location tracking solution gives real-time, bed-level, room level, floor level, and even building level location of equipment, patients, and assets. Accurately locating the whereabouts of expensive, mission-critical medical equipment in a moment of need is benchmark by which the Shipcom solution prides itself.

By deploying an RF based solution, our healthcare customers can improve their business processes. An instant assessment or historical trace of critical equipment like infusion pumps, ventilators, carts, laptops, and wheelchairs, and key personnel can be made using the CATAMARAN® system. By locating critical equipment faster, our healthcare customers handle more patients in a shorter time frame, increasing turnover, and improve on the quality of patient care offered.

The solution is also equipped handle pediatric patients, elderly patients, and others who require special care.  Real-time location and sensory data (blood pressure and body temperature) of these patients is monitored by CATAMARAN®, which generates alerts if the collected data is out of bounds. By realizing its full potential, care-givers are able to improve their operational efficiency in handling respective task and keep track of the things that matter the most.