Reblog: Adapting and evolving Nurse call systems as demand changes

As featured in Health Estates Journal, Medicare Systems, discusses some of the features and capabilities of modern nurse call systems – the functionality of which now extends well beyond their original purpose, explains what to look for when considering purchasing one, and looks ahead to what new features we can expect to be incorporated in the future. Nurse call systems have been a vital part of hospitals since the Victorian…

If your call system goes down, don’t let your wards stand empty!

Installing a Medicare HTM Wireless Nurse Call System is quick and simple Panels are colour-coded to meet HTM guidelines for standard calls (orange), assistance calls (yellow), emergency calls (red), staff presence (green) and call accept (grey). Further the standard calls, assistance and emergency calls each have their own specific tone. Combination of visual and audible alerts provide care staff with a simple and safe method of correctly identifying the status…