June 15, 2015

Latest Generation of Hospital Beds in Action at Southwest General

The next generation of hospital beds is in place at San Antonio’s Southwest General Hospital, and a system containing electronic sensors that allow hospital patients to be protected from falls without bulky rails which interfere with care and prevent getting to the patient in an emergency, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.

“One of the major areas that we needed assistance with was to acquire new beds,” Chief Nursing Officer Sara Humme told News Radio 1200 WOAI’s Michael Board about the goals of the new beds.