Indoor Mapping Blog

Webinar: Navigating a Better Patient Experience - Lee Health's Digital Transformation

by Jody Shaffer on 1/3/19 9:15 AM

It's an exciting time for the healthcare industry and emerging digital technologies. The industry is on the crest of digital transformation and healthcare providers are set to ride the proverbial wave by leveraging indoor mapping and location-aware technology to create an environment that is both situationally aware and patient-centric. Among those innovating is Southwest Florida's healthcare system, Lee Health.

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Hospital Wayfinding: The Key to Changing the Healthcare System

by Jibestream on 1/1/19 8:47 AM

Healthcare delivery systems are an integral element of any society and is usually considered a good indicator of how developed that society is. There have been numerous exciting breakthroughs in the healthcare sector over the years, which has resulted in both the extension of peoples' lives and an improved worldwide standard of living.

Most of these big healthcare breakthroughs have appeared in the form of new medicines or vaccine discoveries. However, there has now been a breakthrough in the running of healthcare operations that has the potential to save lives through sheer efficiency: Experiential Wayfinding.

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How Wayfinding is Improving Efficiencies and the Patient Experience

by Jibestream on 1/1/19 8:01 AM

Over the course of the last decade, public spaces have increasingly digitized their assets and implemented interactive wayfinding systems into their facilities to improve customer experiences. From airports and major transportation hubs to innovative corporate campuses and shopping malls, public spaces are increasingly prioritizing internal navigation. One of the sectors that undoubtedly stands to benefit the most from the advances in location-aware technologies is healthcare. 

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Location-Aware Technologies Enhance Patient Care

by Jibestream on 1/1/19 7:43 AM

As hospitals strive to improve patient care delivery, healthcare providers, health delivery network IT, and clinical leadership teams are all looking toward location-aware technologies to help develop and deliver a Real-Time Healthcare System (RTHS) to improve efficiency across the continuum of care.

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Bluetooth Beacons Provide New Value Inside the Hospital

by Jibestream on 1/1/19 7:07 AM

Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons provide an unprecedented opportunity for hospitals to revolutionize both the visitor and patient experience, whilst also improving hospital operations and patient care. Along with digital wayfinding kiosks, mobile devices, and digital indoor maps, BLE beacons can enable hospitals to improve location and proximity awareness, creating a more familiar and efficient environment for patients and visitors.

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