THE IMPORTANCE OF PATIENT ID TECHNOLOGY FOR DATA COLLECTION AND DISSEMINATION IN MODERN EUROPEAN HOSPITALS
Throughout the healthcare sector, the challenge is to deliver optimum patient care within highly constrained budgets. The latest medical ID technologies can help to meet this challenge through improved accuracy and efficiency.
The research outlined here has a focus on:
How patients are currently identified with medical bracelets, and what improvements can be made in patient safety
How medical ID bracelet technology is being used to match patients with specimens and medications correctly
Where mobile technology is being used to collect and retrieve data. The results bring to light some of the greatest concerns around implementing medical ID technologies