Hospital Uses RTLS to Provide Patient Updates to Visitors, Track Assets

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An acute care and rehabilitation facility has installed a real-time location system that not only tracks assets, but also provides data regarding patients to visitors, security to some employees, and temperature conditions within some refrigerators. The system includes Wi-Fi-based active RFID badges worn by visitors as they move through hundreds of distinct zones throughout the facility. Learn how the system also enables a security application, whereby employees can summon help via their RTLS badges.