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Author Youssef, Ali, author.

Title Wi-fi enabled healthcare / Ali Youssef [and four others]
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 282 pages) : illustrations
Contents Chapter 1. Brief history of wi-fi -- chapter 2. Wireless architecture considerations -- chapter 3. Site survey process -- chapter 4. Wireless security wi-fi -- chapter 5. Wireless guest services -- chapter 6. Mobile medical devices -- chapter 7. Voice over wi-fi -- chapter 8. Real-time location services -- chapter 9. The wireless project management process -- chapter 10. Support considerations and lifecycle -- chapter 11. Emerging trends and technologies
Summary Focusing on its recent proliferation in hospital systems, Wi-Fi Enabled Healthcare explains how Wi-Fi is transforming clinical work flows and infusing new life into the types of mobile devices being implemented in hospitals. Drawing on first-hand experiences from one of the largest healthcare systems in the United States, it covers the key areas associated with wireless network design, security, and support. Reporting on cutting-edge developments and emerging standards in Wi-Fi technologies, the book explores security implications for each device type. It covers real-time location services and emerging trends in cloud-based wireless architecture. It also outlines several options and design consideration for employee wireless coverage, voice over wireless (including smart phones), mobile medical devices, and wireless guest services
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Medical care -- Data processing.
Medical telematics.
Wireless communication systems.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Medical care -- Data processing.
Medical telematics.
Wireless communication systems.
Form Electronic book
Author Earle, Aaron E., author.
Linton, Jon, author.
McDonald, Douglas, II, author.
Zemke, Bob, author.
ISBN 146656041X