Stamford, CT (August 20, 2015) - Sonitor Technologies, the global RTLS technology leader, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Hills Health Solutions to expand the availability of Sonitor's Real-Time Location System (RTLS) technology to the Australia and New Zealand healthcare markets.
Sonitor has developed the healthcare industry's most advanced open integration RTLS platform, Sonitor Sense™ for precise indoor positioning in complex environments. Real-time location systems are used to automatically identify and locate objects or people in real time. Sonitor Sense is designed to provide industry-leading accuracy (to within 30 centimeters) that can be used not only for positioning patients, staff and assets in real time, but also to improve workflow, patient flow, and enhance patient safety and infection control.
Hills Health Solutions, a leading provider of interactive patient care for the hospital and elder care sectors, has access to hundreds of hospitals throughout Australia and New Zealand that can directly benefit from the RTLS technology.
"We are thrilled to partner with Hills Health Solutions to provide the Australian and New Zealand healthcare markets with broader access to our advanced RTLS solutions, said Arvid Gomez, Senior Vice President, Global Sales for Sonitor Technologies. "Through this partnership we hope to offer hospitals an effective way to manage assets and identify potential areas for process improvements, ultimately having a positive impact on their bottom-line."
Damien Cox, National Manager of Products and Technology for Hills Health, commented, "Hills Health Solutions is passionate about bringing the latest health technology innovations to the Australia and New Zealand markets. Sonitor's solutions provide customers with an advanced technology designed to impact the entire hospital system."
About Sonitor Technologies
Sonitor Technologies' tiered resolution Real Time Locations Systems (RTLS), with patented High Definition Ultrasound, Wi-Fi and Low Frequency RF (LF) capabilities, are specifically developed and designed for indoor positioning in complex environments. Sonitor has developed the healthcare industry's most advanced open integration RTLS platform, Sonitor Sense™, a wireless system which supports a wide range of applications to make hospital operations more efficient. Sonitor is selected by world-class solution integration partners and healthcare provider organizations. For more information please visit www.sonitor.com.
About Hills Health Solutions
Hills Health Solutions is Australia's leading provider of interactive patient care for the hospital and aged care sectors, including communications, nurse call, monitoring and entertainment systems. Hills has a presence in over 300 Australian hospitals and aged care facilities servicing approximately 40,000 beds. For more information, visit www.hills.com.au.