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Tracking Surgical Equipment

By B. Weijers 2006-04-28 10:49:15 AM

Hello,
I am leading a project to inventory aircraft maintenance tools while they are inside a toolbox to accurately and automatically ensure tool accountabililty. So far, I am in the research stage and am leaning towards applying RFID technology to solve the problem. I anticipate that tracking surgical equipment using RFID would be a similar effort. As such, I am very much interested in hearing what other folks are doing in this area. I am attending the RFID Journal Live conference next week if anyone would like to meet and share ideas. Please email me at derek.dwyer@hanscom.af.mil


Thank-you,
Derek


I am a surgeon and this is an idea I have had for a long
> > time, just looking for industry to support application
> of
> > RFID for counting surgical instruments which would
> improve
> > safety, time and inventory control.
> >
> > Any takers?

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