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Fargo, ND, United States, 2012/04/06 - Attendees of the South Dakota and North Dakota Chapters of the American College of Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting to learn how RTLS solutions improve medical staff efficiency, patient safety and satisfaction, and operational performance.
Dr. Raymond Gruby, M.D., F.A.C.S. and Chief Medical Officer at Intelligent InSites, has been invited to present a session on “Real-Time Location Systems Impact on Medicine” at the South Dakota and North Dakota Chapters of the American College of Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting, held April 13–14, 2012, at the Watertown Event Center in Watertown, South Dakota.
Session participants will learn how RFID and real-time location systems (RTLS) solutions improve medical staff efficiency, patient safety and satisfaction, and operational performance.
According to Dr. Gruby,“More and more hospitals and surgery centers utilize RTLS technology to gain a real-time view of what is happening in their facilities. From tracking and managing the location and history of surgical instruments, to knowing the location of patients in real time, to keeping patient families informed about the current status of their loved one – RTLS provides the means to achieve maximum performance and top levels of patient and staff satisfaction.”
RTLS solutions, in addition to real-time locating and condition-sensing capabilities, can also provide enterprise-wide business intelligence, helping healthcare organizations optimize purchasing and rental decisions, improve patient flow and capacity management, and manage lean process improvement initiatives.
Healthcare professionals can learn more about RTLS solutions by visiting Intelligent InSites’ booth during the event.
About the American College of Surgeons (ACS)
The American College of Surgeons (facs.org) is a scientific and educational association of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical education and practice. The ACS Mission Statement is: The American College of Surgeons is dedicated to improving the care of the surgical patient and to safeguarding standards of care in an optimal and ethical practice environment.
About Intelligent InSites
Intelligent InSites (IntelligentInSites.com) helps healthcare organizations improve care and reduce costs by transforming automatically-collected data into actionable insights. Through its interoperable, hardware-agnostic, healthcare real-time location system (RTLS) software platform, Intelligent InSites gathers data from real-time location, condition sensing, and other systems; then delivers meaningful information to the right person, at the right time, on the right device. Intelligent InSites’ customers gain enterprise-wide visibility and are able to impact continuous process improvements, resulting in remarkable financial and quality of care outcomes.