Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare Turns to Smartphones to Modernize Care Team Communication

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Physicians and Nurses Throughout the Organization Will Use Voalte Platform to Communicate via Secure Text Messaging

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We’re looking forward to working with Tallahassee Memorial to give care teams access to the most up-to-date patient information in the EMR, and the ability to collaborate quickly and efficiently on an easy-to-use smartphone.

Voalte, the leader in healthcare communication technology, today announced that Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare, a 772-bed, non-profit academic medical center serving a 17-county region in North Florida and South Georgia, will use Voalte smartphones with secure text messaging for care team communication throughout the organization, starting in the Perioperative areas and then in the new multi-story, 340,000-square-foot M.T. Mustian Center.

Clinical staff, including Radiology Technicians, Patient Care Assistants and Respiratory Therapists, will collaborate via secure text messaging and voice over IP (VoIP) calling using Voalte One™ on Apple® iPhones and the Voalte Me™ app on personal smartphones. Voalte will also support Tallahassee Memorial’s implementation of the TeleTracking Clinical Workflow™ application, which provides real-time visibility to patient, staff and procedure status, and will integrate with the hospital’s Cerner® electronic medical record (EMR).

“We’re looking forward to working with Tallahassee Memorial to give care teams access to the most up-to-date patient information in the EMR, and the ability to collaborate quickly and efficiently on an easy-to-use smartphone,” said Trey Lauderdale, Founder and CEO of Voalte. “By integrating to one dependable source of patient information, Voalte Platform lets caregivers search for and view the entire care team, then quickly create group text messages to engage in conversations about patient care.”

About Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare
Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) is a 772-bed nonprofit 501(c)3, multispecialty academic medical center located in Tallahassee, Florida. Founded in 1948, TMH is committed to transforming care, advancing health and improving lives with an ultimate vision of leading the community to be the healthiest in the nation. Serving a 17-county region in North Florida and South Georgia, TMH is comprised of an acute care hospital, a psychiatric hospital, multiple specialty care centers, three residency programs, 23 affiliated physician practices and partnerships with Doctors’ Memorial Hospital, UF Health and Weems Memorial Hospital. For more information, see http://www.tmh.org.

About Voalte
Voalte develops smartphone solutions that simplify caregiver communication. Ranked number-one and named 2017 Category Leader in the Best in KLAS: Software & Services report for the Secure Communications Platform segment, Voalte is the only company to offer a comprehensive Mobile Communication Strategy that enables care teams inside and outside the hospital to access and exchange information securely. Founded in 2008, Voalte is a privately held company based in Sarasota, Florida. Voalte solutions are now available to more than 215,000 caregivers throughout the United States. For more information, visit voalte.com or follow @Voalte on Twitter.

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