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ALSO CALLED: Two-Way Paging, Alphanumeric Paging
DEFINITION: A two-way pager is a pagerthat allows you to send data as well as receive it. Some two-way pagers can handle alphanumericinput and display and can send and receive email and SMS messages.Pagers were once fairly widely used by people who frequently needed to be reachable when out ofthe home or office. Mobile phones have largely replaced them for general use. However, pagers arestill fairly widely used  … 
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How Hospitals Can Avoid the Biggest Healthcare Communications Mistake
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WHITE PAPER: Today, healthcare organizations suffer from poor communications practices due to outdated pager systems. Can secure messaging save your organization from these pitfalls and blunders? Take a look at this white paper to review the pros and cons of each approach.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 17 Feb 2016

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Beaufort Memorial Case Study
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WHITE PAPER: This case study highlights Beaufort Memorial Hospital's success in implementing a secure communications platform that allowed a more efficient, secure, and cost-effective clinician workflow.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

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PAGING SYSTEMS DEFINITION (continued): … A two-way pager is a pagerthat allows you to send data as well as receive it. Some two-way pagers can handle alphanumericinput and display and can send and receive email and SMS messages.Pagers were once fairly widely used by people who frequently needed to be reachable when out ofthe home or office. Mobile phones have largely replaced them for general use. However, pagers arestill fairly widely used among medical and emergency personnel as well as IT support staff.Pager manufacturers include Motorola and Sharp.Trivia tidbit: the BlackBerrybegan life as a two-way pager.
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