The Jacobi Medical Center, a US health provider, created and used wristbands with embedded RFID tags for admitted patients in two of its acute care wards. This enabled staff to use a portable PC with an RFID reader attachment to review and edit patient records and enter information into a patient's record only once as opposed to the previous method of manually updating patient records while at the patient's bedside and then entering the information into a computer at the nurse's station later. T...

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10.4.1 Manage business records and documents.
10.1.4 Select information technologies

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