HealthCare

Ubiquicom’s Solutions

The Ubiquicom Healthcare Locator suite is Ubiquicom’s recommendation for applying an integrated solution to the specific needs of the hospital sector.

To obtain the highest RoI and minimise the impact on legacy processes, it is possible to introduce Ubiquicom’s solutions through a gradual approach.

The Ubiquicom Healthcare Locator suite combines tracking, distributed sensing and remote control functionalities for equipment, with the final objectives of:

  • optimising investments in materials and machinery
  • optimising the efficiency of all personnel
  • improving the quality and speed of the services offered

KEY FEATURES

TRACKING PATIENTS, PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT

  • Automation of queue management
  • Reduction in the time patients spend waiting for doctors
  • Reduction in the time doctors spend waiting for patients
  • Monitoring and increased efficiency and effectiveness of maintenance activities
  • Optimisation of personnel administration in various departments
  • Optimisation of the movements of devices and equipment
  • Distribution of the costs of materials based on the actual usage by different departments
  • Reduction of time spent looking for devices and equipment

DISTRIBUTED SENSING

  • Detection of biometric patient information
  • Detection of the facility’s environmental information
  • Detection of functional status and any breakdowns in equipment
  • Monitoring the proper use of procedures and treatments
  • Monitoring ‘man down’ events and falls
  • Monitoring any collisions suffered by machinery and equipment
  • Detection of data on exposures to radiation or harmful substances
  • Collection of users’ reports of alarms or needs for evacuation
  • Collection of data on the use of individual devices

REMOTE CONTROL

  • Informational notifications to personnel and patients
  • Advanced management of evacuation alarms and requests for help
  • Two-way communications with diagnostic systems for devices
  • Delivery of contextual information on patients seen and machinery in use
  • Management of restrictions on the movement of machinery
  • Notification of alarms in the event of violations of safety regulations
  • Management of alarms following reports of faults or maintenance not performed on machinery

THE ADVANTAGES OF RTLS SOLUTIONS

AVAILABILITY

–  time spent looking for materials

+ greater staff productivity

–  risks related to a lack of necessary machinery

KNOWLEDGE

–  costs of managing breakdowns and maintenance

–  wasted investments in equipment

+ efficiency in using assets

COORDINATION

+ quality and results in patient treatments

–  wait times and management errors

+ patient satisfaction and facility reputation

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE

+ monitoring the application of procedures and regulations

–  risk of errors

+ greater speed in the prompt management of incidents

VISIBILITY

+ efficient management supplies and replacement parts

+ easy to generate reports to analyse processes

–  theft, losses, damage and incorrect investments