The seven solutions in the Ascom Healthcare Platform are open, interoperable, and vendor neutral. And because hospitals come in all shapes and sizes, so do the solutions: scalable from specialist clinics to multi-site care organizations. All backed by licensing and service agreements that are transparent and predictable.
The Ascom clinical decision support system (CDSS) is a rules-based engine. It continuously receives data from multiple devices and departments. And when pre-defined criteria are met, it transmits alerts—together with near-real time clinical data—to clinicians’ handsets and/or dashboards.
The Ascom CDSS warns clinicians of possible patient deterioration—enabling prompt intervention, with long-term cost and outcome benefits.
Crucially, the technology development work was done by clinicians. It meant we had genuine engagement with nurses and other stakeholders as we carefully planned the hospital from the start – taking in the views of estates, IT, domestic staff, porters, admin, allied health and medical staff.
Why Singapore's Sengkang Hospitals chose Ascom Telligence, and moved beyond traditional nurse care to achieve a true patient response system.
The new Tyks Lighthouse Hospital in Turku, Finland, will receive its first patients at the start of 2022. Focus on patients is one of the principal values of the hospital and its translation into practice is ensured through functional planning and multiprofessional collaboration.
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