How One Regional Hospital Gets Pandemic Preparedness Right with a CMMS

As the world turns its attention to the United States as the country with the highest number of coronavirus outbreaks to date, hospitals around the nation are bracing for the inevitable. Securing isolation space, preparing doctors and nurses, and obtaining proper protective gear, testing kits, and medical equipment tops the list of priorities for most health care facilities today.

Which is better for data collection and inventory tracking: barcodes or RFID and why?

There are many advantages to using both RFID tags and barcodes to manage inventory and track data. In short -- RFID tags last longer and are more sturdy, but has a more complex setup process. However, barcodes are quick/simple, easy to get started, and can be scanned from any mobile device.