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What does NC stand for?

NC stands for Nurse Call

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The solution will include "supporting mobile staff with smartphone-ready encrypted messaging, sending nurse call and patient monitoring alerts to staff's mobile devices, and bringing multiple contact centers into one," according to the press release.
Based on a prototype detector developed by Osaka City University, the new system connects a collar of the patient to the existing nurse call system by a clip, monitors the behavior of the patient and sends an alert to nurses or caretakers through the nurse call system when the patient tries to leave the bed.
An addition to the handsfree, voice-controlled Vocera Communications System, the Nurse Call Integration Module interfaces with nurse call systems, enabling caregivers to instantly receive patient bedside notifications even if they are in a different building or on a different campus.
The RoamAlert system, on the other hand operates throughout every floor and can be tied directly to a facility's nurse call an paging systems, providing immediate alarm notification.
There is an optional battery available for short-term transport or low power conditions, and an RS232 interface with nurse call capability.