Negating the naysayers.
By Trey Lauderdale, Founder and CEO
Last week, comScore released its most recent data on key trends in the U.S. smartphone industry. It’s no surprise that Google Android leads with 52 percent OEM market share, while Apple holds 42 percent. It also shouldn’t surprise anyone that Blackberry clings to a mere 2.3 percent of the market. It was a different story six years ago, when we first launched Voalte. At that time, very few healthcare leaders could have anticipated that smartphones built on Android or iOS would be the preferred communication device at the point of care. Read more
Frisbie Memorial Hospital doctors and nurses save time with smartphones.
Using pre- and post-implementation studies, Frisbie Memorial showed that total communication time between doctors and nurses dropped 82 percent when it replaced pagers with smartphones. Read the case study
3 ways smartphones improve the ED throughput process.
When your Emergency Department gets bogged down, your hospital’s efficiency suffers. What if you had a communication tool that streamlined the patient throughput process? Download the white paper
Making care coordination a one-device job.
Spectralink and Voalte are joining forces to create an enterprise-wide communication platform for clinicians. Voalte One will be integrated with the Spectralink PIVOT WorkSmart device, giving users voice-over Wi-Fi calling, HIPAA-compliant text messaging, and alarm and alert integration on the Android operating system. Read more
Guest post: Celebrating Emergency Nurses Week.
By Jane Hottinger, RN, MSN, CEN, Sarasota Memorial Health Care
Emergency nurses as a group must join hands and work together, learn together, care and trust together. We put these words into practice with our colleagues, with our fellow nurses and the student nurses we mentor, but most of all with our patients. Read Jane’s blog
Nursing leaders speak out in Seattle.By Connie Phelps, Western Regional Sales Director
What do nursing leaders from a large accountable care organization, a huge integrated delivery network, and a regional non-profit hospital all have in common? A lot, as it turns out. Read Connie’s blog
See Voalte One in action.
Take a look at our quick video, then start planning your Mobile Communication Strategy. Watch the demo