As more hospitals add wifi to their systems, it might take some of the pressure off Starbucks...:) BD
Now, in many cases, patients or visitors to hospitals can whip out their laptops or other wireless devices and enjoy the same free Internet access. Hospitals across Central Indiana and around the nation increasingly are turning their cafeterias, patient rooms and waiting areas into free WiFi -- wireless fidelity -- hotspots. "You hear people say, 'They can do it at Starbucks. Why can't they do it in the hospital?' " said Barbara Coulter, director of information services for St. Francis Hospital and Health Centers. "It was just a trend that we knew we had to provide for patients.