San Antonio’s University Health System Launches Etelu Blue Dot Wayfinding App

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Contact:  Rosemarie Francis
Etelu
360-969-0118
rosemarie@etelu.com

Press Release
May 14, 2014
For Immediate Release

San Antonio’s University Health System Launches Etelu Blue Dot Wayfinding App 

Bellingham, Washington – Etelu, a technology innovation company specializing in full service mobile web and application development with a focus in Health Care and Education, recently released the San Antonio based University Health System wayfinding app.  The smartphone app gives patients and loved ones blue dot navigation and provides turn-by-turn directions in University Hospital, including as it’s new 1 million square foot Sky Tower.

The new 10-floor tower marks the completion of the health system’s $899.4 million capital improvement program, one of the largest construction projects in the community’s history.

Patients and visitors can download the app to navigate the Sky Tower extension, view floor maps, get turn-by-turn directions, access physician offices, and locate additional services including labs, food services and the gift shop.

The Etelu app uses Cisco’s CMX platform to provide the blue dot triangulation and gives detailed directions, available both inside and outside the Sky Tower.

“The app enhances our patients and visitors experience within the Sky Tower extension,” said Mark Webb, Sr. Vice President of Facilities.  “Patients can easily navigate and find services using their smartphones.  We are looking forward to our other locations coming online in the near future.”

“We are excited to be partnering with such a progressive and best in class Health Care Facility to be delivering state of the art technology in way finding.” Rosemarie Francis, CEO Etelu. “At the end of the day it’s all about the patient experience and the patients served by University Health System are fortunate to have such a great forward thinking organization in their community.”

For more information, please contact Rosemarie Francis:  rosemarie@etelu.com / 360-969-0118 or download the app:

iOS:     https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/university-health-system-san/id810471149?mt=8

Android:  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.etelu.uhs


About Etelu
Etelu is a technology innovation company specializing in full service mobile web and application development with a focus in Health Care and Education. Etelu focuses on solving real world businesses problems with creative and cutting edge solutions. We work closely with our customers to customize our products for their unique environment. Etelu is a responsible corporate citizen and will donate a percentage of profits back into Health Care and Education.

About University Health System
University Health System is a nationally recognized teaching hospital and network of outpatient healthcare centers, owned by the people of Bexar County, and ranked Best Hospital in San Antonio by U.S. News & World Report. University Health System is committed to delivering patient-centered, culturally competent and high quality healthcare for adults and children, based on a strong foundation of outcomes‐based research and innovative teaching. Learn more at UniversityHealthSystem.com