Next Generation WLAN Deployments in Hospitals

Connecting you to everything inside – and outside – the hospital walls.

Welcome to our four-part medical white paper series entitled Medical Device Networking for Smarter Healthcare.

Part 3 of 4:

Next-Generation WLAN Deployments in Hospitals

The third paper in our medical white paper series details the rapid growth and deployment of wireless technologies and applications, driven by the need for greater efficiency and patient mobility. Wireless technologies are expected to significantly reduce hospital and medical errors, as well as improve patient care and safety.

Part 2 of 4:

Bridging the Gap Between Healthcare and Homecare

This paper discusses today’s industry trends and technology challenges of a hospital-based medical device networking infrastructure, and the necessity of enabling network access to all medical devices, both in a healthcare facility (e.g., hospital) and homecare environment.

Part 1 of 4:

Real World Integration – Applications, Integration Issues and Benefits

In this paper, we discuss six key applications for medical device connectivity, focusing on requirements, implementation, and associated benefits. These six application areas are: OR/anesthesiology, ICU bed, patient room, lab environment / printers, mobile cart and home monitoring. This paper will also discuss the challenges specific to wireless integration.