Visiting a hospital or healthcare facility can a confusing and stressful experience, whether as a visitor or a patient. It is vital that management take the necessary steps to improve this and make the environment better for everyone on the premises. This is where digital signage can prove useful: it can provide relevant updates, manage patient expectations, and convey important announcements, among other use cases.
Display Maps and Directories
Big hospitals can cover several city blocks, with different floors and buildings catering to specific medical needs. This can make navigation difficult for medical staff, and more so for patients and visitors. Strategically placed digital signage displays showing directories and maps can ease this problem, gently guiding people to the facilities they need to visit.
Show Hospital Announcements
Digital signage can relay hospital updates and announcements easily and effectively. A digital signage display installed in a hospital ward can show doctor availability, operation hours and updates, and internal communications such as staffing announcements and meeting schedules.
Patients and visitors typically expect to spend a few hours in a waiting room. While magazines, newspapers, and television can help keep them occupied, these efforts could be augmented by the installation of digital signage displays that can deliver relevant information, such as current news and weather updates, profiles or doctors and staff, and educational healthcare videos. Keep the content fresh and timely so visitors and patients will stay interested.
Promote Hospital Events
Digital signage can be a great vehicle for drumming up interest in hospital events like parties and conferences. It can prove especially useful for charity drives and fundraising events, encouraging both staff and patients to become volunteers or sponsors.
Give Health Reminders
Maintaining public health is especially important now, and digital signage can prove very helpful in this regard. When placed in high-traffic areas, digital signage can reach several people at once, reminding them to wash their hands, wear face masks, and practice proper public health protocols.
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