Peninsula Regional Medical Center leveraged its Wi-Fi network to extend security for infants hospital wide.


PMRC recognized an opportunity to go from “good” to “great” by migrating to the Hugs Wi-Fi solution, which was capable of running on the hospital's existing wireless network and IT infrastructure.

Author name
Diane Hitchens
Author Title
BSN, RN, CNML Dir. Women’s & Children’s Services Peninsula Regional Medical Center
“Nurses can now access the system in the patient’s room, so they can keep mom and baby comfy until they’re ready to leave.”

What You'll Learn

  • Why PMRC chose to migrate from the previous generation of the Hugs solution to Hugs Wi-Fi
  • Detailed description of the initial challenges 
  • Solution Benefits, according to different stakeholders
  • Four “Lessons Learned” from the selection and implementation process