Although the use of barcoded wrist bands has been implemented in prisons and places of employment, it will be the first time ever that a UK-based hospital has decided to use them in conjunction with barcoded labels to help identify ……

From human errors to system failures, mistakes and oversights in healthcare are the 3rd leading cause of death in the US. According to hospital safety advocate, the Leapfrog Group, 440,000 Americans die each year because of hospital errors that could ……

Modern times call for modern, innovative ways of keeping track of prisoners at any facility. With so many technologically advanced methods of tracking inmates, errors like accidental releases, medical mistakes, and misplaced individuals can be left in the past. The ……

Natural disasters are unavoidable. There is no way to control where a hurricane or earthquake will strike. What we can do is have a disaster management plan in place. What is Disaster Management? Disaster management is exactly what it sounds ……

As our prisons become more and more overpopulated and escape attempts increase, it has become evident that a more secure method is required in order to keep track of prisoners. This has prompted many correctional service facilities to consider the ……

Inmate wristbands are an easy, cost effective way of streamlining corrections emergency planning. Their cutting edge technology provides the quickest, most efficient way of identifying inmates for emergency transportation, capture, or removal. They also give officers immediate access to important ……

The recent government shutdown was really not good for anybody. Regardless of your opinion concerning the government’s role in healthcare, we now forced depend on the government for many vital functions.. Perhaps saddest of all are the ways in which ……

Owing to changing weather patterns, the occurrence of natural disasters is becoming more prevalent each year. After an earthquake or other natural disaster occurs, it is crucial to ensure that there is a quick and easy way to identify the ……

Imagine having your hospital discharge instructions issued to you by a pre-programmed avatar displayed on a bedside touch-screen computer. The introduction of this type of technology would not serve as a replacement for bedside nurses and doctors. Instead, it would ……

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia conducts studies and maintains statistics on many hospital-related issues. Research by the CDC indicates that Emergency Room (ER) wait times in the U.S. have increased by approximately 25% over ……

For the Obama Administration, healthcare reform has been at the forefront. A large part of that reform is the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, (HITECH) which rewards physicians and facilities that utilize electronic health records systems ……

If one had to ask any healthcare facility what their primary concern is, the majority of them would state that it is the safety of patients while they are in their care. While many hospitals rely on some form of ……

In the medical community, there are a lot of important and dangerous things that can become a part of the healing process. It’s important that medical professionals know how to keep patients safe which involves avoiding these errors. Not All ……

If you run a corrections facility, then you know how important inmate wrist bands are to offender inmate management. Wristbands classify and track all of your inmates, including showing their classification level, information about any medication they need, their movements ……

The Corrections Technology Association is a network of professionals that are actively involved in using technology in the field of corrections. This network is both public and non-profit. It is mainly made up of IT directors, operational and administrative staff ……

Working in a correctional facility can be a rewarding job, but it can also be a highly dangerous one. For this reason, those who work in the industry often use some of the following examples of corrections technology for safety. ……

Hospital staff and parents alike often feel the joy of a new baby in a hospital. These hospital workers want to keep newborn babies, as well as babies in the hospital for treatments, as safe as possible. Pediatric wrist bands ……

Jails and prisons can be dangerous, scary, and chaotic environments for guards and inmates alike. The development of quality corrections technology is an important component in the mission to keep everyone safe. Endur ID Inmate wrist bands are one type ……

Quality Healthcare Magazine frequently seeks out and reveals the latest development in medical technology. In its May/June issue, magazine contributor Tom Inglseby focused on the innovative design of Endur ID, the bar-coded hospital wristband, in an article titled “The Connected ……

Recently, a leading healthcare provider specializing in the patient identification market has launched a top quality website to expand their brand and products. The company, Endur ID, develops and markets high quality products related to hospital patient ID needs. Since ……