OnPage Provides Secure, Rapid Response at New England’s Largest Catholic Hospital

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center uses OnPage app to replace pager system with HIPAA-compliant emergency communication systems Waltham, MA (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 One of the most important pieces of medical technology in any hospital today isn’t the heart-lung machine, the respirator, or the X-ray machine. Believe it or not, it’s the pager, a technology that first caught on in the 1980s. Even in the 21st century, it’s still relied on by hospital staff to summon doctors in both emergency and nonemergency situations. But at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, the largest Catholic hospital in New England, the cost of using this dated technology became prohibitive. To improve communications, accountability, and reliability the Hospital is aggressively replacing its traditional pagers with Onset Technology’s mobile app, OnPage. OnPage converts any iPhone, BlackBerry, or Android device into a secure assured communications system. “With OnPage, our hospital and its call center […] Read more »