Activate and manage different emergency response teams anywhere in your hospital. Securely mobilise individuals, teams and roles with the push of a button. Prepare response teams by sending near-real-time patient data direct to their smartphones and other devices.
Vendor-neutral, interoperable with existing and planned medical devices and communication systems.
Clinicians get context-rich, near-real-time data that is needed to make better care decisions.
Fast, targeted and informed responses by the right people at the right time can have a significant positive impact on patient satisfaction and recovery.
Filtered alerting and messaging helps improve productivity and staff morale. Calmer environments can also enhance staff satisfaction.
Our solutions adapt to meet changing needs. They are scalable from an on-site system for a single department/ward, through to a multi-site hospital.
From initial planning with Ascom Clinical Consultants through to installation, solution lifecycle support and training.
Crucially, the technology development work was done by clinicians instead of to 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
A clinical communication and coordination solution for the largest hospital in northern Norway: read how Ascom has streamlined alert management and enabled digital workflows.
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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