At a recent HIMSS convention, the CIO of a major healthcare organization outlined the significant challenges of wireless connectivity to keep up with patient and administrative needs, IoT advances and integration with older technologies.
Distributed Antenna Systems drive a measurable improvement in service level, user satisfaction and productivity. A DAS system should bring the following benefits to a hospital system:
- Cellular service anywhere in the facility for physicans, staff, patients and visitors.
- IoT connectivity and reliability, regardless of location of equipment in the facility
- Connectivity for messaging systems – from notification systems to call systems to patient monitoring systems
- Public safety communications for facility security and First Responders.