80% of decision made in hospitals has spatial or location component to it.
GIS is useful for timely, accurate, relevant information in order to deliver effective, high-quality services. GIS for hospitals is also useful in marketing and strategic planning, safety, and community relations.
Our customers in the healthcare sector use location in key strategic areas to
Understand the overall health and morbidity of a population in any area.
Analyze health care coverage to identify gaps or inefficiencies in services offered.
Match their network of healthcare specialists and providers to the needs of the population.
Offer members, patients and others "provider-locator" applications to help locate and select healthcare providers.
Choose optimal locations for new hospitals, outpatient clinics or offices.
Deliver in-home medical services more efficiently.