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    Weather for Health Care

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    Maximize Patient and Staff Safety
    During severe weather, patient and staff safety is your top concern; so are critical power interruptions. Better manage these and other challenges, plus their associated risks, with the most accurate weather insight available today.
    • Solutions

      Schneider Electric's weather decision support solutions can help you better manage your weather-related challenges. From providing a safer facility to protecting your budget through smarter operational decisions, we are here to help.
    • Value Proposition

      • Improve patient and staff safety: proactively mitigate severe weather risks – including power interruptions to your facility
      • Reduce energy costs and improve efficiency: optimize generator use and improve your building’s HVAC efficiencies
      • Optimize scheduling to prepare for an influx of patients: determine appropriate staffing levels for weather events and reschedule elective surgeries
      • Improve overall public perception: avoid a negative public image from poor handling of weather-related emergencies
    • Differentiation

      • Real-time, local lightning information and customizable alerts
      • Top-rated temperature and precipitation forecasts for the past eight consecutive years
      • Option to install or integrate on-site weather sensors and leverage the data to create site-specific forecasts with maximum accuracy
      • The only provider to allow you to ask your weather questions online to an experienced meteorologist, for answers within minutes
      • Web services that allow you to easily integrate valuable weather information into your existing systems

    Benefits

    • Close-up of gloved hands passing the surgical scissors, healthcare solutions
      Better schedule elective surgeries, staffing, and maintenance with detailed 15-day forecasts, featuring hourly outlooks for the next 72 hours
    • Curtain of lightning over city
      Guard against power loss and surges with real-time lightning strike information and management tools that help improve generator-use decisions
    • Group of healthcare workers
      Protect patients and staff from severe weather with patented, custom weather alerts for valuable lead time to you move people to safer locations