C. R. Bard Inc. aka BARD Medical is a leader in the development, marketing and innovation of life-enhancing medical technologies. In operation for over 100 years, BARD has responded to the changing needs of healthcare professionals with a structure based on product expertise and technology. In a 2013 annual report BARD reported to have 13,000 employees worldwide; in the same annual report BARD ‘s key financial highlights also included net sales $3,049.5m.
TIKS Visitor Management System was implemented at BARD’s Sydney Office. The new touchscreen kiosk system streamlines the sign-in process, whilst capturing an audit list in case of emergency or for security reasons. VoIP and SMS alerts were integrated to the system enabling internal staff to either to receive a call to their computer or text message notifying when a guest has arrived.