This section includes articles about how companies across many different industries are using RFID to improve their inventory management and warehouse operations.
- Building a Smarter Hospital: Why Hospitals Are Rapidly Adopting RFID-Enabled Medical Cabinets
Published June 2018
RFID enables hospitals to wirelessly track items and individuals. From surgical instruments to blood samples, the technology is being used to create a network of smart devices throughout medical facilities. Jadak explains how RFID-enabled technologies allow for tracking consumables, identifying patients and personnel, monitoring medication for error prevention and anti-counterfeiting, and managing assets and devices. (7 pages)
- The State of the Medical Device Industry: Enabling a Smart Inventory System to Automate Field Inventory Management
Published October 2017
With more than 6,500 medical device companies and a growing amount of inventory being transported in the field on a daily basis, gaining real-time visibility of inventory is vital. While many solutions exist for managing critical supplies, a fully connected, smart inventory-management system presents the most proactive solution for automating inventory management. Terso Solutions explains how, with the rapid growth of IoT and RFID technologies, a feasible solution can be applied to the health-care medical device markets. (8 pages)