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Unformatted text preview: This technology save time on record transfer and allows all health care professionals access to needed patient information for more prompt and accurate services. The last one I can think of would be monitoring type systems. In some long term care facilities that specialize in patients with Alzheimer's the patients are given some sort of bracelet or necklace that when scanned at doors can recognize the patient and lock the doors and notify personnel so that the patient does not leave the facility and possibly get hurt. I believe that the technology will continue to grow and help the people in the health care field to be able to provide excellent care in the future. With out the technology listed above the medical treatment process would be slower and possibly less accurate due to lack of the proper information. The security of nursing homes and there would be less protections provided for the patients if the scanner method had not been developed to protect the at risk patients. 2...
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This note was uploaded on 06/30/2011 for the course HCA 230 taught by Professor Health during the Spring '02 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '02