Hospitals are under all circumstances responsible for providing responsible care to patients, especially during crisis situations. In order to be able to provide this continuous care, there are many plans within hospitals, such as for instance the hospital crisis plan.
Almost half of all Dutch hospitals rely on MultiBel as a hospital notification system to send emergency alerts to internal and external staff in case of calamities.
MultiBel has besides the usage as an healthcare notification system other applications that are implemented at hospitals. Examples are sending emergency alerts the emergency response team, sending alert messages in case of technical malfunctions or IT problems. MultiBel can also be used as a (NEN 2575-4 certified) silent alarm evacuation system.