Focus: Security

Incorporating technology into tomorrow's healthcare facilities

April 16, 2018

With every new hospital build, design needs to evolve to keep pace with the technological revolution of the digital hospital, according to an article on the Healthcare IT website. 

While there is little requirement for paper in a fully digital hospital however a huge requirement for access to clinical applications. 

There will be computing devices in patient rooms, staff stations, reception desks, patient treatment areas, operating rooms as well as mobile device access through a wireless networks. 

Space will need to be considered for housing ICT equipment including Workstations on Wheels, and charging bays for batteries for mobile equipment and handsets, the article said. 

Read the article.



See the latest posts on our homepage


Topic Area: Information Technology

Recent Posts
Recent Posts

Tech lessons from healthcare facilities that survived recent natural disasters

Many hospitals are not ready for a natural disaster


Jury awards plaintiffs $10 million for Chicago hospital security incidents

Doctor and six nurses filed a joint lawsuit for two separate incidents


Studies explore work habits of environmental services professionals

Research also addresses perceptions of the profession


Hospitals train for mass shootings

Checking for weapons is part of the drill


Hospital cleaning staffs retrained after Health Department finds dirty restrooms, floors, walls

Inspectors found numerous sanitation problems at two Lehigh Valley Health Network hospitals


Post Comment


• News and Updates
• Webcast Alerts
• Building Technologies

All fields are required.