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The YouCOMM Bed M8 is a novel low-cost tablet based communication device to provide effective patient-caregiver communication. 

Current nurse call bell systems exhibit several drawbacks. The YouCOMM Bed M8 is a novel low-cost tablet based communication device to provide effective patient-caregiver communication. The device has 20 need buttons that allow patients to send specific needs to a nurse’s on-call phone. Custom messages are supported. The system can be controlled via touch, voice recognition or head gestures making it convenient to use by motor impaired patients. YouCOMM strives to improve healthcare communication by providing a system which lets patients communicate hands-free, allows nurses to provide efficient care via need prioritization and enables administrators see obtain favorable HCAHPS scores & reimbursement.

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