Healthcare facility workflow improved by Internet of Things

Analyzed data can boost quality and efficiency

Healthcare facilities are using the Internet of Things (IoT) to manage and maintain building systems; gather, analyze, store and share business, facility and patient data; track supplies, equipment, patients and staff, according to an article on the Health Facilities Management website. 

IoT connectivity improves a building automation system's (BAS) ability to gather, analyze and communicate data.

One new benefit of the internet and building automation systems is the ability to track past performance. Using the IoT, facility professionals can go back and look at past performance and make adjustments or repairs as needed.

Historical data are also useful for accreditation purposes and for maintaining the safety of clinical equipment.

Read the article.



June 15, 2016

Topic Area: Information Technology

Recent Posts

Tarzana Medical Center's New Patient Tower Outfitted with Rockfon Solutions

The Friese Family Tower is the centerpiece of an extensive and ongoing hospital expansion and modernization initiative known as Tarzana Reimagined.

How Doors Help Provide Security and Privacy in Healthcare Facilities

Door manufacturers discuss how doors aid in securing facilities and providing privacy.

Bon Secours Completes Expansion of St. Francis Medical Center

The project consisted of a 55-bed renovation and vertical expansion.

Delta Specialty Hospital Experiences Email Breach

The incident was limited to just one employee’s email account.

Selecting the Right Team for Healthcare Projects

Focusing on key criteria ensure design and construction teams deliver a facility that is safe, functional and tailored to a specific healthcare setting.


FREE Newsletter Signup Form

News & Updates | Webcast Alerts
Building Technologies | & More!


All fields are required. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.


Healthcare Facilities Today membership includes free email newsletters from our facility-industry brands.

Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Posts

Copyright © 2023 TradePress. All rights reserved.