Adding a Room

For any department in a hospital location, you can add a room to the list of defined rooms.

Access the Vocera Platform Web Console to add a room to a department in a Physical Location.

To add a room, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the facility and departments where you wish to work with rooms.
    Verify the facility name in the breadcrumbs in the Actions bar.
  2. Click the Options button in the far right of the departments row.
  3. Select View Rooms from the popup menu that appears.
    The All Rooms page displays all the rooms allocated to department.
  4. Click Add Room in the Actions menu.
    The New Room page displays.
  5. In the General section, click the cursor in the Name field and start typing a name or number.

    Name

    Description

    Name *

    The name of the new room.

    Abbreviation

    An optional abbreviation to represent this room name.

    An asterisk * indicates that the field must be provided.
  6. Select one of the following to close the dialog.
    • Save — to add a new room to the system.
    • Cancel — to return back to the All Rooms page without adding a room.