SOURCE: AeroScout


February 16, 2012 08:00 ET

MEDIA ALERT: AeroScout and Its Customers to Showcase How Wi-Fi Real-Time Location Systems Are Transforming Patient Care at HIMSS12

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 16, 2012) - HIMSS12 -- AeroScout®, named the RTLS category leader in the 2011 Best in KLAS Awards, will be showcasing how its Real-Time Location System (RTLS) and healthcare solutions are transforming patient care at HIMSS12, the largest healthcare technology conference in the United States. In addition, two of AeroScout's healthcare customers will be presenting about the benefits of Wi-Fi RTLS at the show:

WHO: Dennis Minsent, Director, Clinical Technology Services, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)
WHAT: "Implementation of an Optimized Real-Time Location System and Healthcare RTLS Best Practices"
Mr. Minsent will discuss AeroScout RTLS implementation and how OHSU is leveraging existing vendor relationships to increase operational efficiencies and patient care.
WHERE: Venetian Sands Expo Convention Center. Room: Titian 2303
WHEN: Monday, February 20 at 2:45 p.m. PST

WHO: Dr. Paul Frisch, Ph.D., FHIMSS, Chief, Biomedical Physics and Engineering, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSK)
WHAT: "RTLS Case Study: Optimizing Infusion Care Using RTLS at Memorial Sloan-Kettering"
Dr. Frisch will describe MSK's collaboration with CareFusion and AeroScout to implement an integrated asset tracking solution which combines Wi-Fi real-time location services with infusion status reporting in order to optimize infusion pump utilization and improve the overall quality of patient care.
WHERE: The Intelligent Hospital™ Pavilion. Booth 12442, Lower Level Hall G
WHEN: Tuesday, February 21 at 1:15 pm PST

AeroScout Booth 4265, Exhibit Hall C
Through a variety of unique and interactive demonstrations, AeroScout will highlight its Wi-Fi RTLS solutions beyond patient, staff and asset tracking, including its new Infant Security solution, Nurse Call Integration, Hand Hygiene Monitoring, Patient & Staff Safety and Temperature Monitoring.

AeroScout in The Intelligent Hospital Pavilion

Check out AeroScout demos and executive presentations in The Intelligent Hospital Pavilion, which focuses on real-time demonstrations of integrated solutions using auto-ID, RFID, RTLS, mobile devices, sensor and wireless technologies in a patient care environment:

WHO: Scott McFarland, General Manager of Healthcare, AeroScout
WHAT: "The Real-Time Hospital Vision"
WHEN: Wednesday, February 22 at 3:45 p.m. PST

WHO: Gabi Daniely, VP of Marketing & Product Strategy, AeroScout
Joel Cook, Healthcare Solutions Director, AeroScout
WHAT: "How Wi-Fi RTLS is Transforming Patient Care"
WHEN: Tuesday, February 21 at 3:15 p.m. PST, and
Thursday, February 23 at 4:15 p.m. PST

AeroScout pioneered the use of Wi-Fi infrastructure to track and manage patients, staff and medical equipment. The company has more than 500 healthcare customers worldwide, and its Wi-Fi RTLS solutions have received the exclusive endorsement of the American Hospital Association.

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