International Modern Hospital Show (IMHS) 2013, was held in Tokyo from 17th to 19th July.
The theme covered a wide range like Hospital environment/equipment, medical equipment, office equipment, medical information system, home healthcare & rehabilitation equipment, preventive & healthcare administration equipment, among others. This year 373 companies from around the world participated in the show, and the number of visitors crossed 80,000.
The Interactive Hospital Guidance System was displayed in that show and attracted interest from end users (hospitals) as well as potential distributors.
The system offers a touch sensitive display based interactive way to inquire the location of any specific facility, doctors room, clinical test centers, etc. which graphically shows the way on the facility area map.
The system also display on request, the waiting queue numbers for the payment counter and the time of wait of the immediate few numbers to be called next.
The system is flexible and customizable for other similar facilities with complex layout which require visitor care and in-facility guidance.