TITLE

RFID TRACKS ED OVERCROWDING

PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Health Facilities Management;Aug2005, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the implementation of a radio frequency identification (RFID) patient tracking system to manage overcrowding in the emergency department of the Shelby County Regional Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Grant which aid the project; Improvement in patient time in the trauma unit upon implementation of the system; Research findings on the benefits of using RFID in hospitals.
ACCESSION #
17955547

 

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