Education videos, games, food at patient's fingertips

December 2007
Same-Day Surgery;Dec2007, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p144
Academic Journal
A patient bedside communication system can increase responsiveness and cut staff time related to patient education by almost 50%. The system gives access to patient education materials, the Internet, ancillary departments, and entertainment such as TV shows, movies, and games. • Make sure system can be easily updated and customized to fit your facility's needs. • Set aside one room for staff training to give staff time to play with the system. • Design an easy-to-understand menu for the system.


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