Blogs by Mike Webster

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Wired or wireless? It’s a question that every senior living organization faces when choosing a nurse call solution. I’d argue that the advantages of wireless technology are by now well established.

I hope you have found benefit from this three-part series on use cases for Real-Time Location System (RTLS) technology in senior living communities, and I invite you to leave a comment on this post or the others in our series.

In this three-part series, I am discussing some exciting use cases for real-time location system (RTLS) technology in senior living communities.

From adoption of electronic health record (EHR) systems to shifting resident expectations, a number of factors are driving senior living communities to invest in Wi-Fi infrastructure. Such investments can position facilities to enter uncharted territory: using a real-time location system (RTLS) platform to drive quality, safety and efficiency.

In my many conversations with executive directors, clinicians and even IT professionals, it has been very clear that the resident experience is now the guiding principal for senior living organizations large and small. This is reflected in accommodation models, dining options, activities and virtually every other aspect of delivering services and care to residents.