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Table 1 Examples of acute care hospital mobile assets

From: Real-time locating systems (RTLS) in healthcare: a condensed primer

Critical Care
· Adult/Paediatric Volumetric Pumps · Foot Pumps
· Alternating Pressure/Flotation Devices · Heat Therapy Units
· Ambulatory Infusion Pumps · Hyper-Hypothermia Units
· Anaesthesia Machines · IV Poles
· Bariatric Products · Lymphedema Pumps
· Beds (specialty)/Rail Guards · Patient Controlled Analgesia Pumps
· Blood/Fluid Warmers · Sequential Compression Devices
· Cold Therapy Units · Suction Devices
· Continuous Passive Motion Device · Syringe Pumps
· Controllers, Infusion · Tympanic Thermometry
· Defibrillators · Ultrasonic Nebulizers
· Electrosurgical Generators · Wheelchairs
· Enteral Infusion Pumps  
Monitoring
· Anaesthetic Agent Monitors · Telemetry Monitors
· Apnoea Monitors · Urine Output/Temperature Monitors
· Blood Pressure Monitors · Vital Signs Monitors
· Electrocardiographs · Telemetry Monitoring Systems
· End Tidal CO2 Monitors − Cardiac Care Systems
· Foetal Monitors − Intensive Care Systems
· Neonatal Monitors − PACU Systems
· Oximeters − NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) Systems
· PO2/CO2 Monitors − ER Systems
· Recorders and Printers − OR Systems
· Surgical Monitors  
Respiratory Therapy
· Aerosol Tents · Nebulizers
· Air Compressors · Oximeters
· BiPAP (Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure · Oxygen Concentrators
· Cough Stimulators · Suction Devices
· End Tidal CO2 · Simple Spirometry
· Heated Humidifiers · Ventilators
Newborn Care
·Blood Pressure Monitors · Infant Warmers
· Breast Pumps · Infusion Pumps
· Foetal Monitors · Neonatal Monitors
· Incubators · Oximeters
· Infant Ventilators · Phototherapy Devices
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