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Building a Smart Hospital using RFID technologies : Use Cases and Implementation

  title={Building a Smart Hospital using RFID technologies : Use Cases and Implementation},
  author={P. Fuhrer and D. Guinard},
  • P. Fuhrer, D. Guinard
  • Published 2006
  • Technologies of identification by radio frequencies (RFID) experience a fast development and healthcare is predicted to be one of its major growth areas. After briefly introducing the common terminology of the RFID field and its current standards, this paper describes how this emerging technology can be used to build a smart hospital. Indeed, used in combination with mobile devices in eHealth applications, RFID helps optimizing business processes in healthcare and improve patient safety. The… CONTINUE READING

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