27. Location Tracking and Verification System in Clinical Environment

  1. Dr. H. K. Huang D.Sc., FRCR (Hon.), FAIMBE, PhD Professor Chair Professor Honorary Professor Director consultant Fellow Honorary Member Honorary President President Visiting Professor Board Member1,2,3

Published Online: 12 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch27

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

How to Cite

Huang, H. K. (2010) Location Tracking and Verification System in Clinical Environment, in PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch27

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Southern California, USA

  2. 2

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

  3. 3

    The Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373729

Online ISBN: 9780470560525

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Keywords:

  • location tracking and verification system in clinical environment;
  • LTVS patient information and management window;
  • alternative identification devices

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Need for the Location Tracking and Verification System in Clinical Environment

  • Clinical Environment Workflow

  • Available Tracking and Biometric Technologies

  • Location Tracking and Verification System (LTVS) Design

  • Benefits of LTVS

  • Cost Analysis

  • Alternative Identification Devices

  • Fingerprint Scan as an Add-on Subsystem to the MISS ePR for Verification of Surgical Patent

  • Summary of the Location Tracking and Verification System in Clinical Environment

  • Reference