Indoor Navigation on the St Vincent's Campus

Indoor navigation and wayfinding app -  BindiMaps is now installed across St Vincent’s Hospital and Sacred Heart Health Service, making it quicker and easier for patients and visitors to find their way around.

BindiMaps is a mobile app that locates users accurately in indoor spaces. It uses simple, natural language voice navigation to describe where you are and what’s around you, and the best way to get to where you need to be.

BindiMaps is available as a free download from both the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

Click this link or scan the QR code to access:

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is BindiMaps?

BindiMaps is an indoor navigation app. You can browse or search for a specific destination within our Hospital and BindiMaps will guide you right there using either a map or text and audio directions.

How does it work?

BindiMaps uses Bluetooth beacons placed on ceilings, walls and other fixed structures to locate you and find the best path to your chosen destination.

How much does it cost to download?

BindiMaps is FREE

Is it available on both iOS and Android?

Yes

Do I need an account?

No. BindiMaps does not collect any personal information from you.

Why do I need to turn on Bluetooth?

BindiMaps uses Bluetooth beacons to pinpoint your current location. Imagine that they are the satellites that you connect to when using GPS outdoors.

Do I need location services enabled?

Yes. When you open BindiMaps for the first time, you will be asked for permission to use location services. Some smartphones will also ask for permission to display your “precise location”. The app requires
these permissions to be able to direct your effectively.

Does BindiMaps track me?

No. BindiMaps do not collect any personal information that would identify you

 

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