Gartner Research

Is Nurse Call Still Necessary?

Published: 18 April 2016

ID: G00293206

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon


Real-time health system solutions (clinical communication and collaboration, interactive patient care, and alarms and notifications) will continue to assume nurse call responsibilities. Healthcare provider CIOs and clinical leadership should use this research to rethink nurse call requirements.

Table Of Contents


  • Nurse Call Capabilities
  • Capabilities Versus Categories
  • RTHS Solutions
  • UL 1069
  • To Nurse Call or Not to Nurse Call

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