(1) U.S. Department of health and human services; European Hospital and Healthcare Federation
(2) AHA analysis of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Billions are spent in hospitals in Europe and USA for supplies such as medications and medical devices as these represent the second largest cost for hospitals (about 20% of total costs) creating a strong incentive for their traceability and costs control
Integrating digital clinical folders, SOFIA software prevents prescription errors and warns physicians of interactions, contraindications and allergies in real time
Prescriptions are automatically received by hospital pharmacies, eliminating risks of transcription errors.
By fully automating the preparation of personalized therapies through the automated dispensing cabinet and trolley, SLPA system eliminates the risk for human errors
Automatic bedside verification through bar-code identification of patients and corresponding therapies minimizes the likelihood of administration errors