BKM Mission Critical Facilities

The impact of IT on healthcare facilities has been increasing over the years, where the need for reliable infrastructure in support of patient care is becoming even more critical. With the move toward digital imaging, digital pharmacy, and the ever-growing patient record data bases, the need for real-time communication throughout the medical professions is reaching a threshold. As hospitals continue to move away from paper forms in favor of PC tablets, and away from X-rays in favor of digital imaging, the need for a reliable electronic repository (i.e., data center) is paramount. This article will address the rapidly evolving relationship between the medical professions and the need for reliable IT infrastructure, and its impact on existing facilities.

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