Revolutionizing Cardiac Care: Torrence Sound’s Innovative Communication system for UT Medical Center
Summary: The University of Toledo Medical Center has recently upgraded its cardiac catheterization laboratories with cutting-edge digital imaging technology and enhanced workspaces. To complement these advancements, they partnered with Torrence Sound, a long-time technology collaborator, to design and install a bespoke, state-of-the-art communication system for their cath and cardiac procedure labs. This system features a non-RF wireless intercom providing exceptional audio quality and discreet communication channels, allowing staff to communicate clearly without the need for physical contact with the equipment. Additionally, the labs are equipped with high-resolution flat screen monitors, ceiling-mounted C-arm x-ray machines, and advanced diagnostic information access, all managed from a fully-monitored control room. A private consultation room for physicians and patients further enhances the patient care experience.
Category: Medical Facility Technological Upgrade
Processes: Communications System Design, Non-RF Wireless Technology, Audio Quality Enhancement, Diagnostic Tech Integration
The University of Toledo Medical Center needed to upgrade its cardiac catheterization laboratories with the latest technology to enhance patient care and improve procedure efficiency.
Torrence Sound was selected for their longstanding partnership with the Medical Center and their proven expertise in designing and implementing specialized communication systems in healthcare settings.
Torrence Sound installed a cutting-edge, non-RF wireless intercom system in the cath labs, offering high audio quality and discreet communication channels. This system allows staff to communicate clearly with cardiologists without the need for physical contact with communication equipment.
The installation of the new communication system significantly improved procedure efficiency and staff communication, with lab staff noting the exceptional clarity of audio that even picks up whispers.
The new communication system, along with the technological upgrades in the cath labs, has enhanced the patient care experience at the University of Toledo Medical Center. It has improved the efficiency and effectiveness of cardiac procedures, contributing to the Medical Center’s reputation as a leader in cardiac care.