Item-Level RFID Tracking in Healthcare: The Value to Patients, Providers, and Products

20 Jul 2017
1:30 pm-2:10 pm

Item-Level RFID Tracking in Healthcare: The Value to Patients, Providers, and Products

BETH KAYLOR, Director, Clinical Innovation, DeRoyal:

With the increased need for resource visibility and regulatory compliance, item-level tracking has become a necessity. This session will highlight the multiple advantages now obtainable with item-level tagging and offer solutions on how to get started. Topics will include an introduction to radio frequency identification (RFID), examples of RFID adoption in healthcare, how RFID can assist with the tracking and documentation of Unique Device Indicators, and how item-level tracking can improve supply and preference card management.