TITLE

Taking Your MEDICINE Wirelessly

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;8/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 17, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the use of wireless communication systems by hospitals in giving medications to patients in the U.S. Installation of a wireless medication administration system in Carilion Health Systems facilities in Virginia; Features of the system integration used by Carilion; Deployment of wireless communication system in Franklin Memorial Hospital; Effort of Sprint to help the state of Florida deploy code division multiple access-enabled Toshiba 2032 handhelds. INSET: Development Tools Proliferate.
ACCESSION #
10584326

 

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