Shipcom provides identification and tracking solutions that include advanced and hybrid Auto-ID technologies (AIDC), designed to address the two key healthcare challenges of ensuring patient safety & increasing operational efficiency. Shipcom’s x2 / Care suite of healthcare solutions is designed on an adaptive framework enabling multiple technologies to integrate real-time data across a hospital’s disparate infrastructure. Shipcom has more than eleven years experience in developing composite mobility and RFID applications for operational visibility, workflow simplification, real-time dashboards, and process rules management for world-class enterprises.
Awarepoint’s real-time location systems (RTLSs) include its real-time awareness platform, firmware, active RFID tags, sensors, and bridges. Awarepoint’s technologies collect raw sensor data and transform that data into high-value positioning information to add location awareness to meet the needs of VA and Department of Defense healthcare applications.
Federal Health Technology Alliance
Real-time Location Systems are booming in healthcare, and federal healthcare facilities are taking notice. RTLS is used in healthcare to locate mobile equipment, manage patient flow and impact staff productivity and offers one of the most promising solutions to a broad range of long-standing process and workflow problems. VetFed has developed a Federal Health Technology Alliance to meet the needs of VA and Department of Defense federal health facilities.