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Location technology: The next investment for healthcare

January 7, 2020

RTLS Aims to Bring Calm and Order to Emergency Department

October 1, 2019

Focus On Operational Efficiency and RTLS Technology Has Given Wake Forest Baptist Health a Financial Leg Up

September 19, 2019

RTLS Helps Hospital Cut Surgical Turnaround Time by 10 Percent

July 29, 2019

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Ensuring Physical Security of Lone Workers

May 14, 2019

Decreasing the Patient Length of Stay

March 14, 2018

How Decreasing Patient Wait Times and Length of Stay Can Lower Risk of Hospital-Acquired Conditions and Impact the Bottom Line. Patient length of stay (LOS) is one of the biggest issues facing hospitals today. The longer a patient stays in the hospital, the greater the risk they will develop a healthcare-acquired infection (HAI) that they […]

Healthcare Worker Injuries Resulting in Days Away from Work, by Source | CenTrak

Utilizing Location Technology to Help Protect Healthcare Staff

December 5, 2017

For Elise Wilson, it was just another day at her job as a nurse in the emergency room at a Massachusetts hospital. Suddenly, a man viciously attacked her, stabbing the 65-year-old and causing life-threatening injuries. Wilson survived, but her sad story calls attention to a need that often goes under the radar in hospitals — […]

The Secret to Gaining Staff Buy-in for RTLS

October 27, 2017

For many healthcare facilities, one of the biggest challenges of implementing a Real-Time Locating System (RTLS) is staff acceptance. What holds employees back from transitioning to RTLS? For some, it’s myths surrounding the safety of the technology; for others, it’s a lack of training by supervisors on what they will use the data for (where […]

Improving Resident Caregiver Satisfaction – How Visibility Technology Can Fight Against Staff Shortages

August 25, 2016

  This week, it was reported that the demand for new caregivers at assisted living communities is at an all-time high due to current staff shortages. As a result of a combination of extraordinary responsibility and a long list of duties, these resident communities are facing a lot of staffing changes and caregiver turnover. This […]

Assisted Living Wandering Residents – Reasons & Management | CenTrak | Staff Helping Elderly

Automated Staff Duress and Panic Alerting Can Reduce Safety Woes

August 9, 2016

A doctor lost her life earlier at a behavioral health center in Dallas, Texas earlier this month after being tackled by one of her patients. The hospital had been in the process of relocating some of their patients due to some “safety woes.” A patient was upset to learn of his own impending relocation, leading […]