Accession Number:

ADA568059

Title:

Comparison of Self Powered EPC/ISO Compliant Tags with Real Time-RFID Systems and Impact on Asset Tracking

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 30 Sep 2011-29 Jun 2012

Corporate Author:

PROVIDENCE HOSPITAL MOBILE AL

Report Date:

2012-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

This research grant had 2 primary purposes and components 1 to eliminate time and man hours that hospital personnel spent searching for equipment in a large health care facility. Asset tags were installed on hospital equipment to electronically locate the medical devices. This report will detail all findings of the use and equipment features. 2 To devise a system for Emergency Department staff to efficiently collect insurance co-payments. A wireless system to notify staff was installed for Emergency personnel to assist in the collection of insurance co-payments.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE