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ShoreTel Healthcare Unified Communications
November 18, 2015
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
Good healthcare outcomes rely on the ability of physicians and their teams to communicate patient information quickly and accurately. All too often, though, the process is littered with obstacles. For example, outdated equipment may fail or be incapable of connecting to essential patient...
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ShoreTel Healthcare Unified Communications
October 02, 2015
Written by Lance Mehaffey, MHA, Healthcare Vertical Program Manager
Many healthcare providers have failed to keep up with modern technology when it comes to communications. Yet inefficient communications (such as the use of pagers) during critical clinical work can cost the average U.S. hospital $1.75 million per year, according to at least one estimate . That...
Unified Communications in Healthcare
September 17, 2015
Written by Lance Mehaffey, MHA, National Healthcare Program Manager, ShoreTel
Recently, a physician in a North Carolina nursing home made what seemed a simple request. He needed some lab results for one of the residents, and asked a nurse to text them to him. Both had permission to access the lab results, and nobody else saw the information. However, the Health Insurance...
ShoreTel Healthcare unified Communications
August 25, 2015
Written by Lance Mehaffey, MHA, Healthcare Vertical Program Manager
One-way pagers stuffed into surgical smocks should have gone out of style by the time “Chicago Hope” faded into the television ether in 2000. Unfortunately, nearly 15 years into the 21 st Century, the healthcare profession is still largely far behind the times when it comes to modern communications...
Unified Communications Healthcare
July 22, 2015
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
Despite advances in unified communications and mobility, much of the healthcare industry is still living in the dark ages when it comes to communication. An estimated 66 percent of providers reported that physicians and nurses are still using alphanumeric and numeric pagers to support clinical...
May 12, 2015
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
Workers in the healthcare field need to be able to correctly and quickly receive and analyze data in order to give patients the best care possible, often in a fast-paced hospital environment. A unified communications (UC) strategy is beneficial to healthcare organizations that want to stay...
May 08, 2015
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
The health care industry is currently undergoing one of the largest technological revolutions of any sector today. Doctors and patients alike are benefiting from the creation of electronic health records, big data initiatives and online health care portals. Not only are these new processes...
Tags: healthcare
May 06, 2014
Written by Lance Mehaffey, Vertical Program Manager - Healthcare
Today marks another critical achievement for ShoreTel’s vertical programs team as the healthcare vertical program is launched. With industry-specific solutions, sales enablement and demand generation activities available, ShoreTel is well positioned to support our partners and their healthcare...
Categories: Channel Partners
Tags: healthcare
February 27, 2014
Written by Lance Mehaffey, Vertical Program Manager - Healthcare
Categories: Event
Tags: healthcare, HIMSS, IT

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