Beyond Bar Codes

Haugh, Richard
May 2004
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May2004, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p26
Trade Publication
Focuses on the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) in tracking drugs and equipment in hospitals. Stance of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on the use of RFID in hospitals; Benefits from RFID technology; Results of a study conducted by Vanderbuilt Children's Hospital which tested RFID technology for managing hospital equipment.


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