Airport Style Self Service Reaches the Hospital

By: Trend Huntress - Published: Sep 19, 2007 • References: msnbc.msn
Having a stroke or heart attack? Bloody stump perhaps? Move to the front of the line. Everybody else, please proceed to the electronic check-in kiosk.

Attempts are being made at a Dallas hospital to aide nurses. New check-in kiosk computers are allowing them to determine which patients are most in need of urgent care. It doesn't reduce patient wait times that much but it helps a little bit. More importantly, it keeps protects the privacy of the patient. They no longer have to sit in a noisy room and explain their personal symptoms to nurses. Stats for ER Check-in Kiosks Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 3,982 clicks in 449 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: ER Check-in Kiosks
Related: 57 examples / 44 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 21 similar articles, including: malaria-fighting pop-up bars, top 25 luxury experiences in may, and botanical collage campaigns.