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Stamford Hospital Adopts SmartRoom® Technology to Provide Safer Care That's Easier to Deliver
Date:8/18/2011

PITTSBURGH and STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stamford Hospital, a 305-bed teaching facility in Stamford, Conn., will soon be one of the first hospitals in the country to provide innovative technology from SmartRoom® in every room so that care is safer for patients and simpler to provide for clinicians.  

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Launched three years ago at UPMC and jointly funded by IBM, the SmartRoom solution uses real-time location tracking devices and other technology to bring patient information from the electronic medical record (EMR) and other data sources to a flat-screen monitor at the patient's bedside. The information, including problem lists, allergies, medications and lab results, is tailored to meet the needs of specific caregivers at a particular time, reducing the effort required to find and sort relevant information in the EMR.

The solution enables nurses and aides to easily document patient vital signs and completion of certain tasks through a touch screen monitor, thus ensuring that the medical record is updated as patient care is provided. SmartRoom also allows patients to identify doctors, nurses and other caregivers as they enter the room, where their names and roles are automatically displayed on a monitor visible to the patient. Patients also can see daily schedules for tests and other procedures, view educational videos and obtain email and photos from family and friends.  

"As a hospital with a long commitment to patient-centered care, Stamford is excited about the potential for SmartRoom technology to improve quality and safety for our patients, to more closely involve them as partners in their care, and to simplify documen
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