TidalHealth Peninsula Regional extends security for infants hospital wide.


TidalHealth Peninsula Regional (formerly PRMC) recognized an opportunity to go from “good” to “great” by migrating to the next generation of the Hugs solution, which provides hospital-wide visibility and tracking of infants and enhanced security and workflow features.

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 PRMC chose to migrate from legacy Hugs to the next generation of the Hugs capable of running on the hospital's existing wireless network and IT infrastructure
  • Advantages of an enterprise-class solution
  • Solution benefits for clinical, security and IT stakeholders
  • Four “Lessons Learned” from the selection and implementation process