RFID Applications: An Introductory and Exploratory Study
Source: Staffordshire University
RFID is not a new technology and has passed through many decades of use in military, airline, library, security, healthcare, sports, animal farms and other areas. Industries use RFID for various applications such as personal/vehicle access control, departmental store security, equipment tracking, baggage, fast food establishments, logistics, etc. The enhancement in RFID technology has brought advantages that are related to resource optimization, increased efficiency within business processes, and enhanced customer care, overall improvements in business operations and healthcare. The research is part of a big project; its aim is to produce a model for mobile technology implementation of hospital patients' movement process.