No one wants to be admitted to a hospital but at times it’s unavoidable. While patient care is the main concern, ensuring satisfaction in entertainment is significant. Most patients are restricted to stay in their bed and not leave the room. This gives the patient numerous hours where they must find some sort of entertainment. Cable TV is the standard in most hospitals, but with the demands of technology keep growing so must the hospitals. What if the facility could provide a way to entertain the patients beyond cable TV?
HCI’s TV solutions are built on the Android platform and can provide numerous resources to keep the patient entertained. Apps made available to Android devices can be downloaded to our televisions and easily cloned throughout the whole hospital. In a recent case study, HCI performed with a customer, the facility with 220 beds accessed Netflix over 7,900 times within 60 days. This hospital showed a rise in their HCAHPS scores as well.
Netflix is the leading streaming media provider in the United States. With over 98 million subscribers, 47 million of them belonging to the United States. Offering Netflix in a hospital care facility will provide convenient and familiar entertainment that a patient can access without an added expense to the hospital. As mentioned before, Android opens countless opportunities with streaming video and content.
HCI’s TV solutions can will improve the level of patient entertainment you provide and take your facility to the next level. We also have our own apps made available that can send messages, prescribe educational content, request services or push a survey to collect patient data. Learn more about our solutions that will give both the user and administrator a breadth of functionality that has never been seen before.