Before every treatment the patient’s hand is scanned when the patient is on the treatment table. The patient identification step cannot be omitted, because the accelerator cannot be started until a positive identification has been made. If a patient cannot use the scanner for whatever reason, a radiation technologist can be nominated to unlock treatment with their own unique palm signature (override). This solution also enables an organisation to maintain immaculate records for compliance purposes. CNERGY Go! can be extended with waiting room module, the kiosk.
1 Napua (2011): Growth of Biometric Technology in Self-Service Situations