Memorial Springfield Selects Mobile Aspects for Tissue Tracking And JCAHO Compliance Solutions
PITTSBURGH, PA – December 8, 2010 – Mobile Aspects announced today that the Memorial Medical Center located in Springfield IL, has selected Mobile Aspects iRISecure Tissue Tracking solution. The system provides secure storage for implantable human tissue utilized in surgical procedures the technology also automates the activity logging and JCAHO compliance workflows required of clinicians.
“This computerized system is much more efficient and effective compared to the manual process that was previously in place resulting in improved patient safety. The technology will make all aspects of tissue storage and tracking less time consuming to staff and will assist the department in meeting all regulatory agency requirements. We are all very excited at Memorial as we continue our mission to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.”
– Memorial Medical Center
The key to the system is its ability to track tissue from the time of acquisition through its implant. Providing item level detail such as expiration date, product, lot and serial number as well as linking this information to the clinician, procedure and patient involved with the tissue. By accurately collecting and storing this entire set of data digitally healthcare providers can leverage Mobile Aspects web based reporting system iRISweb to review usage details of every tissue in the event of a recall or compliance inspection. On top of the benefits to safety and compliance, the end result is a major reduction in time required for clinicians to be manually recording each step.
About Mobile Aspects
Mobile Aspects, Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pa., is a healthcare supply and data management company focused on delivering clinical process improvement using RFID and other advanced automation technologies to streamline clinician workflows for interventional and surgical specialty care providers. By eliminating manual processes through clinician-friendly, simple workflow solutions that acquire rich data sets and implement process controls, Mobile Aspects solutions increase safety, improve clinical outcomes and enhance efficiency and transparency in clinical processes that support interventional care delivery. Mobile Aspects has been certified under the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standard, a Quality Management System standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Mobile Aspects can be found on the web at http://www.mobileaspects.com.