It is very important that an efficient healthcare system have a cost-effective solution to their communication network. If operating cost is high, it will directly affect the quality of healthcare delivery which could affect millions of lives. So it is imperative to find a much more affordable communication solution(s), if you are still using traditional phone system. That is where VoIP communication solution comes in. Wonder what it is?
What VoIP Means
VolP is Voice Over Internet Protocol. This technology enables you to make and receive calls over the internet. It has a lot of advantages over traditional phone system. And the added functionality in sending voice data with IP protocols is one of them. And medical IT support is crucial to maintaining a stable and more efficient communication network. What are the advantages of VoIP in the digital age? Here is a comprehensive list of some benefits that could have profound impacts on the quality of healthcare delivery to millions of people.
- Many Added Features
It is no longer enough to be limited to making and receiving calls, getting voicemails, and transferring calls—what you usually get from using landlines. On the other hand, VoIP is much better. Why? Think of features like video conferencing, phone extensions (that is very accessible with your mobile phones anywhere.), caller ID (very important in healthcare delivery), integrated contact lists, and so on. You cannot get all that from using landlines. VoIP is a much better option in medical IT support.
It makes you more efficient because you can tend to patients quickly, since calling and management is easy. Attending to patients quickly could save a lot of lives.
- Bandwidth Allocation and Redundancy Removal
This is a state-of-the-art feature in telecommunication. It is a well-known fact that 50 percent of all typical conversations using phones is silence. What VoIP does is it relocates the bandwidth to other users when there is empty silence in a conversation.
And there is a compression and redundancy removal techniques features. What this does is, it recognizes certain speech patterns. This usually improves call quality, by making voice data less bulky.
- VoIP Eliminates Incompatibility Issues
You can use it over Wi-Fi. It supports many types of communication through integrated yet flexible voice infrastructure. So it eliminates any problems that may arise due to incompatibility.
- Better Connectivity and Make Data More Accessible
It makes signaling and calls routing more flexible because it supports different data types combinations. This is very important in application development and deployment. And you can access those applications from anywhere since VoIP runs on servers.
- Cost effectiveness
It makes calls much cheaper, because it is uses the internet. And you will only pay for features you use which can be increased or decreased.
- Real-Time Tax Transmission
It eliminates poor data quality that occurs in traditional phone system, due to weak signal, by using a fax interface. This converts lowest data into packets. So the data delivery is very reliable—no need for a fax machine.
So you will need experienced service provider when making smart decisions involving integration of VoIP into your communication infrastructure. You can call us for further inquiries about VoIP.