The deployment of touch-screen kiosks offers healthcare
providers the opportunity to make gains in productivity by helping
patients to be in the right place at the right time, by
automatically updating relevant system lists and health records,
and by creating the opportunity to redeploy staff to more valuable
roles. At the same time they deliver improvements in service
Thanks to a wide range of kiosk based applications these
benefits can be realised by a variety of organisations including
Acute Trusts, at enterprise and departmental level, GP surgeries,
walk in centres, and sexual health clinics as well as care and
residential homes. Corporations also deploy kiosks to support
the wellbeing of their employees.
Putting these together perhaps it's not surprising that the use
of kiosks in health and care are forecast to quadruple over the
next 3 years.