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7/22/2010
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Slideshow: RFID In Healthcare

Wi-Fi RFID is being used in many healthcare facilities to track patients, staff and expensive medical gear. Clinicians use it to locate important mobile medical testing equipment quickly, monitor confused patients wandering through hallways, and assist in asset management and patient flow.
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Hospitals typically have hundreds of refrigerators throughout their campuses with critical temperature-sensitive items such as pharmaceuticals, vaccines, blood and tissue samples. AeroScout's Wi-Fi RFID Temperature Monitoring products help hospitals wirelessly monitor temperatures frequently sending alerts when issues arise. Continuous monitoring of refrigerator temperatures can improve patient safety and reduce spoilage and waste.

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