Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Hospital pagers using SMS Message to Increase Communication

By Brandon Munson Subscribe to RSS | April 12th 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



Advanced Hospital pagers that now use SMS text messaging to cell phones are used as virtual queue management systems for ancillary or outpatient services. Text based hospital pagers are being utilized as a vital communication tool between staff, doctors and patients. The advantages of hospital text pager with a virtual queue management system are:

• Highly effective for instant concise communication

• 90% of the population has a cell phone

• Reduces or eliminates anxiety associated with waiting

• Text messages are read instantly by receivers assuring quick response

• Low technology acquisition costs and maintenance

• Freedom - Patients / families are not tethered to the waiting room

Hospitals are huge service based entity, providing communities with core health care services including acute care to chronic disease management. Immediate and instant communication to staff and families is a critical component of quality service delivery. Today’s SMS hospital pagers systems are highly effective communication and patient satisfaction tools. Hospital reimbursement will be tied to a hospital’s performances and patient access and satisfaction are core measures. No one likes to wait and with today’s advanced hospital pager systems they can incorporate virtual queuing as well digital displays to manage waiting room wait times, shorten waits and reduce anxiety.

The Hospital pager systems started in the 1950, and were initially used by doctors in New York. This paging device was mainly designed for communicating among the hospital staffs, during the emergency situations. But as of now, the Hospital pager systems are used for communicating with the waiting patients. SMS text pagers are the latest generation is hospital and patient pager technology. Next generation of take a number systems are using SMS text messaging to create a virtual take a number system using the customer's cell phone. The patient need not wait at the waiting room, they can have move about campus, until they are notified by text message to their cell pone that it’s there turn. The Patient based Hospital pagers increases patient flows, reduces congested waiting rooms and increases satisfaction among patients and families.

SMS text based Hospital pagers are rarely affected by the signal problems, as it is only for sending and receiving the texts, which require less signal strength to send and receive then placing a voice call. There are many benefit of using this Hospital Pagers. The Out patients now need not wait for hours together in long queues, for their appointment with the doctor. The waiting rooms will be less crowded, which means less chance for spread of contagions.

Brandon Munson - About Author:
Fulcrum Design, LLc, developed the industry leading mobile queue management system, Hospital pagers and Patient pagers system. Founded in 2001 as a business consulting and technology firm head quartered in Glastonbury, Connecticut, Fulcrum Design specializes in custom application development serving the hospitality, higher education, entertainment and health care industries.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/software-articles/hospital-pagers-using-sms-message-to-increase-communication.htm

Related Software Articles Subscribe to RSS

Approaches that lead to the failure of CRM software
Published by Antony Wilmer on January 2nd 2012 | Software
Communication is one of the major keys to success of customer relationship management. Lack of a com...
 
Why should you invest in divorce software?
Published by Ivon Lerdorf on February 7th 2012 | Software
Marriages are made in heaven but the ritual is performed on Earth and has to be forwarded with legal...
 
Let Us Create Unlimited DVDs of the Favorite Collection with Easy to Use DVD software!
Published by Shaly Criston on January 28th 2012 | Software
The digital contents provided excellent graphics for high graphics lovers and this format allowed en...
 
Utilizing Complimentary Federation Support Computer software for Extending Verification Solutions with AD FS
Published by Leila on May 21st 2012 | Computer
Organizations have identified out the most efficient and successful way obtainable for them to exten...
 
Classified ad software
Published by Stephen Williams on December 13th 2011 | Software
Making a well planned classified website needs exceptionally classified ad software that can empower...
 
Go with service management software to gain good business control
Published by Martin Tuner on December 8th 2011 | Software
Providing top notch services to clients is one of the key factors that can determine the success of ...
 
Why make use of recruiting software?
Published by Rogger on November 29th 2011 | Software
In this competitive world, organizations look to streamline their business processes with the aid of...
 
All software Keys
Published by Seoonlineshopp on February 2nd 2012 | Computer
This is my blog if you want better know me you have to read out this full blog. Here you can find th...
 
Benefits of online Sales tracking and leads management software
Published by Elizabeth Cooper on March 19th 2012 | Software
The lead management software is part of the complete sales force automation process that helps in tr...
 
To select the finest warehouse software then just choose Vision Software
Published by James Blee on August 24th 2012 | Software
Here at Vision Software Solutions we have provided both blue chip and SME’s with warehouse softwar...
 
Importance of a software development company in website building
Published by Jon on December 20th 2011 | Software
Whenever you go to expand your business over the web, your website would be the best recommended way...
 
Library software at its best from 247lib.com
Published by James Blee on July 25th 2012 | Computer
There is also a web based supervisor which means that help is always available making this library s...
 
To select the finest warehouse software then just choose Vision Software
Published by James Blee on August 24th 2012 | Software
Here at Vision Software Solutions we have provided both blue chip and SME’s with warehouse softwar...
 
India is one of the most desirable offshore software development countries!
Published by Sumitdass on August 23rd 2012 | Software
Software development is the need of every organization. Standard ‘off-the-shelf’ software or a c...
 
Four queries to answer before handpicking an ideal scrap software
Published by Angel on March 8th 2012 | Software
The recycler who wants to systemize his business procedures can make diligent use of scrap software ...
 
An introduction to music writing software
Published by Angie Turner on June 16th 2012 | Software
If you are part of the current crop of young musicians and songwriters then chances are that you wil...
 
Banking software companies and their Vision and Mission
Published by Angel on May 7th 2012 | Software
Financial institutions seek the services of banking software companies to introduce novel mobile ban...
 
How do reputed recycling software providers offer ideal solutions
Published by Angel on June 21st 2012 | Software
By meeting the exact needs of recycling companies through well-built recycling software, reputed com...
 
Features that make Small business accounting software user-friendly
Published by Antony Wilmer on December 5th 2011 | Software
Scalability and customization of the small business accounting software package should be studied be...
 
Effective antivirus software for complete computer security
Published by Alexs on February 23rd 2012 | Software
Computers today hold more than just the capability for word processing and number crunching. On top ...