Hospital Meets High Demand for Scrubs With RFID

By Claire Swedberg

Montreal's Jewish General Hospital leveraged its existing RFID management system for tracking hospital garments to enable an overnight ramp-up of scrubs demands to meet COVID-19 related regulations.

Montreal's Jewish General Hospital, along with its technology providers, took a strategic and measured approach when it deployed an RFID-based solution for tracking healthcare workers' uniforms. The medical facility is the largest hospital in a group known as CIUSSS (Le Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux), an integrated healthcare provider with multiple centers that employs 10,000 individuals. In September 2018, the hospi...

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