Why Hospitals Are Standardizing Their Identification System

During peak hours, just about any hospital in the United States can look as busy as Grand Central Station at rush hour. Hospital staff, visitors, patients, doctors, nurses, and others are coming and going. Hospitals are busy places, and it is often hard to distinguish who is supposed to be there and who is supposed to be where. Along with security concerns, busy hospitals can lead to bottlenecks and inefficiencies with your workforce. One way to get control over the...

The Hidden Drivers Increasing the Total Cost of Ownership of ID Systems

Identification is a critical need for any school system; you need to know who is in your buildings. Having an ID system is no longer something that’s on the wishlist—it’s now a requirement. However, just because you buy an ID system with great printers and badges doesn’t mean it’s going to seamlessly integrate with how you do things now. There are hidden costs associated with repairs, supplies, and other issues that can drive up the total cost of ownership. By purchasing...

Smart ID Cards Help in the Cafeteria, Library, and Across Your District

Smart ID cards have earned their place in schools across the country for many reasons. Primarily, they make the tracking of students, staff, and visitors more efficient. With the advances in technology, it’s easy to locate students, print reports, and make communication far easier for administrators — especially in cases of emergencies. Since Smart ID cards have embedded chips, it opens up a world of other features where schools can use the cards to ensure student safety and make administrators...

Your School Needs Smart IDs

More complex problems require more intelligent solutions. It’s easy to overlook the role that ID cards can play in effective school management. Many administrators still think of these cards as something to shove in their wallets and forget about. However, contemporary smart ID cards can do a lot more than just let you into the building. Smart ID cards can make your school more efficient, communicative, and safe. ​ Unlike traditional ID cards, which either have a magnetic strip or barcode, Smart...