A technology better than science fiction

Johnson, Cynthia
July 2008
Medicine on the Net;Jul2008, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p1
The article discusses the significance of the Vocera Communications Badge, a small wireless device worn on a lanyard or clipped to a shirt developed by Vocera Communications Inc. It states that it enables instant two-way communication over a Wi-Fi network using voice recognition. Brent Lang, president and chief operating officer of Vocera, notes that the product can help address the current nursing shortage by making nurses more productive and efficient when managing their time.


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