NEW YORK, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Green, CEO of Connexient announced today that the National Institutes of Health has selected Connexient's MediNavTM Digital Wayfinding and Patient Experience solution for its Clinical Center Complex on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, MD. The Center consists of 3.5 million square feet of mixed occupancy space in three congruent buildings on the NIH campus and is comprised of a clinical, laboratory, and administrative space with 240 inpatient beds, 82 day-hospital stations and 15 outpatient clinics and more than 5,000 rooms.
MediNavTM features a native application for iPhone and Android smartphones, which provides patients and visitors with compelling Indoor Maps, Turn-by-Turn directions, Physician Lookups, and Location-based Content. This is complemented by an all-screens Digital Wayfinding solution for arriving visitors and patients encompassing Web, Mobile Web, Kiosks and Digital Signage.
Mark Green, the CEO of Connexient, said: "We are honored and excited to be selected by the the National Institutes of Health for this important project. This will be the largest deployment of Indoor Navigation and Enterprise Location-based Services to date for Connexient – and to our knowledge at any site in the United States. The NIH has a clear vision to leverage our capabilities to not only solve immediate Patient and Visitor Experience pain points, but push forward on addressing a broad range of challenges in Enterprise operations."
About the National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the leading supporter of biomedical research in the world. NIH is comprised of twenty-seven Institutes, Centers and Divisions and is an agency of the U.S, Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The Clinical Center Complex (CCC) is defined as the Warren Grant Magnuson Building (Building 10), the Ambulatory Care Research Facility (ACRF) and the Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center (CRC).
The mission of the NIH is to uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health for everyone, to seek fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce illness and disability. The NIH accomplishes that mission by conducting research in its own laboratories; supporting the research of non-Federal scientists in universities, medical schools, hospitals, and research institutions; helping in the training of research investigators; and fostering communication of biomedical information.
Connexient is the leading provider of Enterprise Indoor Mapping, Navigation and Indoor Location-based Services in North America with over 15 major Hospital and Medical Center clients. Connexient's MediNavTM Digital Wayfinding solution spans the Web, mobile devices, touchscreen kiosks and digital signage to improve the Patient and Visitor Experience. Connexient's Indoor Location Services platform, API and SDK enables its clients to integrate navigation-quality maps and location services into Enterprise IT to improve staff communication and coordination, accelerate responsiveness, improve facility and asset management, and streamline workflow.
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