Terry Pelkey is a professional wireless engineer with 22 years of experience in IT. He spent the past six years specializing in enterprise healthcare wireless. Pelkey recently implemented this methodology when remodeling the emergency department at a hospital that sees over 78,000 emergency visits annually. He holds the following active certifications: CWNP Certifications: CWNA, CWSP, CWAP, CWDP, CWISA, CWIDP | Ekahau ECSE | Cisco Certifications: CCNA Wireless, CCNA Collaboration, CCNA R&S, Cisco CCENT.
Wireless access in healthcare is high stakes and requires high availability. A properly designed IEEE 802.11-compliant wireless network can support continuous patient telemetry and VoIP in an enterprise healthcare environment.