Wireless technology, in particular, two-way radio, has become an essential communications tool in the healthcare industry. Most hospitals and senior care organizations operate at least one conventional voice push-to-talk system. Today, however, two-way radio systems can provide far more features, benefits, and affordability than traditional voice push-to-talk services. Innovative new technologies permit walkie-talkies to communicate… Read More
While your facility may have standard operating procedures to follow in the event of a resident wandering event, you can never be too prepared. One of the best ways to increase the safety of your residents and protect your organization is to install a resident wandering system. Here are three of the biggest reasons you… Read More
Every healthcare facility, whether elder care or a public hospital, take precautions to ensure patients, staff, residents, and visitors are safe. Hands are washed, forms are filled-out, tools get sterilized, identities are verified, passwords protected, and a security plan is put in place. Today, video surveillance technology plays many roles in a safe and secure… Read More
A slow watch may not seem like more than an inconvenience to most, but it could create irreversible issues in the healthcare industry. Discover why accurate time plays a crucial role in patient care, and how installing a synchronized clock system can increase patient satisfaction, improve work flow and even save lives.
We’re pleased to announce that July 15, 2017, officially marks our 50th year in business! Founded in 1967, Comm-Tronics has been at the forefront of communication and security system solutions for the healthcare industry for half a century. We take great pride in providing the very best technology to healthcare organizations throughout Maryland, Delaware, Washington… Read More
The involvement of a patient’s family during a hospital stay can be both beneficial and complicated. Family support is vital when it comes to a patient’s care, and frequent visitations can help keep the patient under a more watchful eye. However, it’s not always easy to explain to loved ones the processes and procedures of… Read More
The pillow speaker is the primary device a patient utilizes to communicate with the nurse. In our last blog, we discussed how the West-Com Elite pillow speaker is specially designed for patient comfort and safety. However, when purchasing a new nurse call system, it’s also important to keep in mind the bottom line. We love… Read More
When evaluating the safety and comfort of your patients, a crucial component of your care to consider is the pillow speaker. Pillow speakers are nurse call system devices that essentially provide patients with safety and comfort when they are confined to a bed. Pillow speakers are used to call nurses, control the television, actuate room… Read More
Recently, the eldercare industry has witnessed a technological revolution in nurse call signaling. Gone are the days when the nurse call system consisted simply of a button on a cord, incandescent corridor lights, and a central annunciator panel at the nurses’ station that employed a screeching buzzer that startled and irritated staff, visitors and patients… Read More
At Comm-Tronics, we choose the highest quality healthcare equipment and combine them with our world-class 24/7/365 customer service. This week, we’d like to put a spotlight on a product that can benefit many healthcare providers: the i-Dome Touch from West-Com Nurse Call Systems.