Navigation Links
HIMSS Analytics and NetMotion Wireless Release Study Findings on Key Challenges for Wireless Healthcare Deployments
Date:5/20/2009

Approximately one-third of hospitals in the United States now use wireless deployments

Free report examines common obstacles and methods to address them in healthcare settings

SEATTLE, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly one-third of hospitals in the United States have deployed a wireless connectivity system in their healthcare organizations, according to the HIMSS Analytics(TM) Database. NetMotion Wireless, a leading provider of mobile productivity and management software, recently sponsored a focus group study in which researchers from HIMSS Analytics set out to identify some of the biggest challenges senior IT executives face when implementing wireless applications and devices in healthcare settings. The results of the study are now published in a free report available for download at www.netmotionwireless.com/resources/whitepapers.

Institutions represented in the focus groups ranged from large (1000+ bed) urban health systems to small (100 bed) rural organizations. All of the participants managed IT for diversified healthcare companies with hospitals, subacute, ambulatory and home health operations. Participants in the focus groups identified the following five key challenges that are detailed in the study:

  • Physical connectivity issues;
  • Technology connectivity issues;
  • Extensive user demand;
  • Security; and,
  • Network management.

As indicated in the report, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 includes $20 billion to promote the adoption and use of health information technology (HIT) and especially electronic health records (EHRs). Although there is no specific mention of wireless technology in the legislation, it can be inferred that sin
'/>"/>

SOURCE NetMotion Wireless
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. SIS Completes IHE Connectathon, Participates in HIMSS Interoperability Showcase
2. HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association Executives Testify at NCVHS Hearings on Meaningful Use Criteria
3. MMR Information Systems, Inc. Unveils MyMedicalRecords Pro at HIMSS
4. Interactive Patient Care Technology Showcased at HIMSS 2009 is Proving to Advance Hospital Performance
5. TeleTracking Announces Next Generation Bed Management Solution at HIMSS 09
6. Harris Corporation Donates $10,000 to Wounded Warrior Project during HIMSS09 Healthcare IT Conference and Exposition
7. PWeR(TM) Presenting at HIMSS Conference in Chicago
8. Siemens Announces Latest Contracts, Recent Go Lives, and Strong Customer Support for its Workflow-Enhancing Healthcare IT Solution Soarian Clinicals, at HIMSS 2009
9. Siemens Unveils New Enhancements to its Revenue Cycle Solution Soarian Financials at HIMSS 2009
10. Versus Technology to Showcase Leading Enterprise Patient and Clinical Workflow Solutions at HIMSS 2009
11. AMICAS Announces General Availability of AMICAS PACS Version 6.0 at HIMSS 2009
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/21/2014)... Colorado (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 High ... ten teams of disabled and able-bodied athletes rafted the ... completed a ropes course in pursuit of outdoor adventure. ... from national non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports, disabilities proved to ... who successfully completed the three stage event. , Each ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 ... http://www.thegranuflolawsuit.com/ ) have been added over the past ... claims that allege serious cardiovascular injuries caused by ... A Case List updated on September 15th shows ... in the U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts. ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... An experienced review website in the global market, ... and announced that FatCow ( http://www.top10bestseohosting.com/go/FatCow.com/ ), GoDaddy and ... There has been a boom in websites in recent ... increase in the number of web hosting companies that ... prices. VPS (Virtual Private Server) is the method of ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... 21, 2014 “Cluster headaches are sometimes ... and difficult to resolve,” said Steve Young of Ew ... of a pain that is more intense.” , “It ... cluster headaches, or migraines, that medical research is pointing ... system,” he added. , Serotonin (5-HT, 5-hydroxytryptamine) is a ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, ... a special offer for its bamboo panels ( http://www.bambooindustry.com/products/bamboo-panel/ ... the market; all of them are available at discounted ... , The company’s discounted bamboo panels are ... made of quality materials. Each of them is finely ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Disabled Athletes Excel at World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Adventure Team Challenge 2Health News:Disabled Athletes Excel at World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Adventure Team Challenge 3Health News:Federal GranuFlo Litigation Adds Dozens of Cases Alleging Serious Cardiovascular Injuries, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Federal GranuFlo Litigation Adds Dozens of Cases Alleging Serious Cardiovascular Injuries, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Federal GranuFlo Litigation Adds Dozens of Cases Alleging Serious Cardiovascular Injuries, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Top10BestSEOHosting.com: FatCow, GoDaddy And Bluehost Are The Best VPS Hosting Suppliers 2Health News:Homeostasis: Equinox Serotonin (5HT) Headache Stories ~ New on the Bryan William Brickner Blog 2Health News:Discounted Bamboo Panels For Sale At BambooIndustry.com 2
... with the non-profit organization HopeLab to deliver innovative interventions ... young people with chronic illnesses . Their first joint ... and young adults with cancer by offering free of ... works. It gives young people with cancer a sense ...
... are more active and have less body fat than ... today at the 54th American College of Sports Medicine ... associated with higher levels of self-reported leisure-time physical activity ... weight, status, and neighborhood, environment, walkability, and income between ...
... lawmakers to set aside 30 billion dollars over five years ... proposal fell short of funds needed to battle the global ... would visit Africa in June to assess HIV/AIDS-fighting strategies in ... works and what does not in battling the deadly disease. ...
... holy city of Najaf on Friday after receiving treatment for ... of the most powerful parties in the parliament, spent nearly ... in the United States and treatment in Iran. ... there for a long time, after he finished his initial ...
... study has found that people can be encouraged to walk ... if they are given the right kind of help. ... the Scottish Physical Activity Research Collaboration (SPARColl), the study suggests ... of waysface to face advice or telephone support, using pedometers, ...
... found three new drugs that may help transform the ... thus giving hope for chronically infected patients. ,The ... Hiroyu Hatano, and Steven Deeks at San Francisco General ... new drugs are the HIV integrase inhibitors, R5 inhibitors, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:CIGNA HealthCare Teams With HopeLab to Help Blast Teen Cancer 2Health News:Dog Owners More Active, Leaner 2Health News:Bush Seeks Doubling of AIDS-fighting Funds 2Health News:Top Iraqi Shiite Leader Returns Home 2
(Date:9/20/2014)... The issue: Mylan Pharmaceuticals ULC Canada, in consultation with Health ... 0.4 mg/metered dose due to the product missing the "dip ... A missing "dip tube" could pose a potential problem ... may lead patients to believe they are receiving the nitroglycerin, ... receiving nitroglycerin could place them at risk for either a ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014 Medical science ... relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs) who can ... Despite the critical nature of the MSL function, ... including altering the landscape for creating and maintaining ... to research, the oversight responsibility for the MSL ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014 Harwood Feffer LLP ... board of directors of PDL BioPharma, Inc. ("PDL" or ... the board has breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders ... September 16, 2014, the Company disclosed: "On September 11, ... accounting firm, Ernst & Young LLP ("EY"), that it ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Advisory - Mylan Pharmaceuticals recalling nitroglycerin spray due to defective pump 2Role of Medical Science Liaisons Shifting in Healthcare Industry 2Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of PDL BioPharma, Inc. 2
... 2011 ,   EP ... of the Year Award at the European Mediscience,Awards, sponsored ... award, which honours clear and concise commentary in the,pharma ... research houses or specialist websites dedicated to,providing sharp, perceptive ...
... 24, 2011 New Phase 2 clinical trial data ... of Medicine show that patients with moderate to ... bardoxolone methyl for 52 weeks experienced a sustained improvement ... by estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR). The data were ...
Cached Medicine Technology:EP Vantage Wins Commentator of the Year Award at European Mediscience Awards 2011 2EP Vantage Wins Commentator of the Year Award at European Mediscience Awards 2011 3New Phase 2 Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine Show Bardoxolone Methyl Sustained Improvement in Measure of Kidney Function (eGFR) Over 52 Weeks in Patients With Moderate to Severe Chronic Kidney Disease and Type 2 Diabetes 2New Phase 2 Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine Show Bardoxolone Methyl Sustained Improvement in Measure of Kidney Function (eGFR) Over 52 Weeks in Patients With Moderate to Severe Chronic Kidney Disease and Type 2 Diabetes 3New Phase 2 Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine Show Bardoxolone Methyl Sustained Improvement in Measure of Kidney Function (eGFR) Over 52 Weeks in Patients With Moderate to Severe Chronic Kidney Disease and Type 2 Diabetes 4
Drugs of Abuse (DoA) Array is used for in-vitro diagnostic tests for the qualitative determination of the parent molecule and metabolites of drugs in human urine....
Stat Detection of Soluble Fibrin Monomer Complexes by the Hemagglutination Technique, 32 tests....
Batch Detection of Soluble Fibrin Monomer Complexes by the Hemagglutination Technique, 40 tests....
For use with catalog #0454....
Medicine Products: