Mobile technology to replace hospital COWs and WOWs.

OR Manager magazine recently showcased the perioperative logistics and RTLS systems being used to transform the nerve center of the Intelligent Hospital, a demonstration project showcasing state-of-the-art technologies for integrating and delivering data on patient care and resources. Read the article (PDF).

Dr. Keley John Booth predicts that tablet computers and smartphones will start to replace some of the lumbering COWs (computers on wheels) and even WOWs (wireless computers on wheels).

 “These tablet devices are going to allow us to do everything a WOW can do on a lightweight platform. We are going to see leaps to the point where mobile technology becomes a mainstay,” he said.

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