The Extenway system can seamlessly integrate into a hospitals EHR system. This can be done in a number of ways which maintains the security and allows the patient only to view the desired information.
Extenway can integrate into most nurse call systems. This can help augment your nurse call system and create information to establish the effectiveness of your nurse call operations.
The Extenway Solution permits more effective meal management by permitting the patient to order meals on a touch screen and the hospital can remove items that are sold out or not available to the patient due to dietary restrictions.
With the Extenway solution connected to a hospitals EHR system creates a powerful tool to positively impact meaningful use. It can quickly improve the quality, safety and efficiency of care and reduce health disparities. Instantly a patient and family can be engaged with health information from your EHR system.
One of the biggest problems is getting the proper information to the patient and managing their stay more effectively. The Extenway system can show a daily schedule of activities and provide contact information for the team responsible for the patients care.
Extenway systems provide a plethora of entertainment options including, TV, movies, audio books, internet access and games. With the touch screen patients can more effectively navigate between the many entertainment options.
With the RFID capability of Extenway we have found many hospitals use the system for more effective bed management. The cleaning organization can be contacted electronically about a vacant room and then the minute cleaning is completed through RFID the whole hospital can be informed of the available room.
The Extenway system operates as the in room telephone with a handset which saves the requirement and real estate needed for an in room phone. With the large 18.3” video screen the patient can use the system to video chat with loved one’s or even business associates via a number of different off the shelf protocols.