Managing the availability of hospital wireless communication systems

  title={Managing the availability of hospital wireless communication systems},
  author={Eisuke Hanada and Takato Kudou},
  journal={2016 URSI Asia-Pacific Radio Science Conference (URSI AP-RASC)},
The introduction of wireless communication technology into large Japanese hospitals is rapidly progressing, notably wireless LAN and wireless voice communication systems. However, many hospitals have problems, such as inadequate signal range, electromagnetic interference by waves generated inside/outside the hospital, or by devices carried in by the staff or patients. Many have problems with network security. We herein discuss the problem of “network availability”, which can be defined as… CONTINUE READING