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ALICE Receptionist COVID-19 (coronavirus) Health & Safety Measures


With the current worldwide coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, businesses are implementing lobby management policies and procedures to ensure employee safety as well as reduce the risk of an in-office infection that could affect both employees’ health and business continuity. 

ALICE Receptionist’s most recent update helps our customers by addressing coronavirus related visitor policies at different points in the visitor management process.

Social Distancing • Greeting • Pre-Check In • Check-In
 • Custom Coronavirus Information

       

       


Remote Communications / Social Distancing

Social Distancing

By utilizing video and audio communications between visitors at the ALICE kiosk and employees at their desk or at home, ALICE Receptionist enables staff to avoid unnecessary personal contact with visitors.

First point of contact
As the first point of contact with visitors to many buildings, ALICE Receptionist can play a unique role in helping our customers screen visitors with questions related to COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Seamless Remote Communications
Using ALICE Receptionist’s remote communications features, visitors and guests communicate via video call with employees in the building or working from home.  This helps eliminate or reduce unnecessary in-person contact with visitors

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Greeting

ALICE Receptionist now offers COVID-19 Coronavirus specific visitor greeting videos.

Not Accepting Visitors Video & Message
The Not Accepting Visitors video gives businesses the ability to inform guests who arrive that, due to the coronavirus outbreak, visitors are currently not being accepted in the building. In addition to the greeting video, a visual message can also be displayed on the screen with this or other information the business can define.

Visitor Questionnaire Video & Message
The Coronavirus Visitor Questionnaire video asks visitors who arrive to at a building a series of questions related to the coronavirus. If they answer “yes” indicating they may have been exposed to the coronavirus, they are informed they will need to reschedule their appointment. In addition to this greeting video, a visual message can be displayed on the screen with this or other information the business can define.

Custom Greeting Videos & Messages
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COVID-19 Not Accepting Visitors greeting

COVID-19 Visitor Questionnaire greeting

       

       


COVID-19 Per-Check In Video

Pre-Check In

A Pre-Check In questionnaire video can now be configured to play when the visitor starts the Visitor Check-in / Registration process.

Pre-Check In Visitor Questionnaire
The Pre-Check In questionnaire video ask visitors a series of questions related to the coronavirus at the beginning of the check in process. If the visitor answers “yes” to any of the questions, indicating they may have been exposed to the coronavirus, they are informed they will need to leave and reschedule their appointment. They are also instructed that they can use the ALICE screen to contact their host and inform them of the need to reschedule.

Custom Pre-Check In Video
As with all of the videos used to greet and inform visitors using the ALICE Receptionist system, businesses are able to replace the pre-check in video we provide with their own customized video. This provides businesses the ability to present information to their guest that is specific to their business and guest policies.

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Check In

A coronavirus guest policy or questionnaire message can be displayed during the check-in process as part of the ALICE Induction documents.

Coronavirus Questionnaire
A new coronavirus visitor questionnaire induction document is now available for businesses to add to their ALICE Receptionist check-in process. This questionnaire asks visitors a series of questions related to the coronavirus. If the visitor answers “yes” to any of the questions, indicating they may have been exposed to the coronavirus, they are informed they will need to leave and reschedule their appointment. This questionnaire can be configured to require the visitor signature to affirm they have read the questions and answered truthfully.

Custom induction document
Businesses are also able to create their own customized coronavirus induction document to be displayed during the check in process. 

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COVID-19 Check In Induction Questionnaire

Custom Coronavirus Information

Businesses can include customized information about its policies or other coronavirus related information 

Custom Videos
As mentioned above, ALL ALICE Receptionist provided videos can be replaced by a customer with their own customized videos. This ability extends to the newly provided coronavirus related videos. 

Custom Information, Messages and Induction documents
ALICE Receptionist customers have always been able to incorporate custom content into the ALICE Receptionist visitor management software. Doing so allows businesses to personalize the visitor greeting and check in process. The ability to add updated guest policies, health and safety policies, or other information to be presented to visitors and guests is an integral part of the ALICE Receptionist system. That customization also applies to all the coronavirus information provided by ALICE Receptionist.

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Secure Your Lobby

Visual Verification
Employees have the ability to see and speak with visitors who are in the lobby before they go out to greet or “buzz” them in.

Visitor Image Capture
ALICE captures images of visitors, which can be reviewed and downloaded by company security personnel.

Lobby Watch
Employees have the ability to turn on the ALICE Directory
camera to remotely watch their lobby area from the convenience of their desk.

 
 

Reports

Reports are available for all visitors who check in with the ALICE visitor management system.

Visitor Logs
Reports include guest information, which employees were visited, when the guest arrived, and when the guest left are available.

Call Logs
Reports are available for all calls made from the ALICE kiosk.
Reports include what employee was called, at what time,
and how long the call lasted.

Visitor Verification

Verify guests and visitors and alert designated employees when guests are matched against screening databases during check-in.

ID Scanning
With the ID Scanning feature, ALICE is able to scan a guest’s government ID (lrivers license). ALICE can validate the ID and use the information collected to fill in the check-in form.

Visitor Screening
With the Visitor Screening feature, ALICE can screen visitors against the US Consolidated Screening list and prevent them from completing a self-check in while alerting a designated employee that a visitor was found on the consolidated screening list.

 

Provide Information, Directions and More

ALICE provides the ability for interactive information. Since the ALICE screens are touchscreens, visitors and guests can fully interact with a multitude of content.

Features include:

  • Maps
  • Calendars / Events
  • Company directories
  • Employee directories
  • Department directories
  • Websites
  • Web pages
  • Custom HTML pages / forms
  • Local weather
  • Local transportation information
  • Videos
  • Images
  • Photo slide shows
  • Welcome messages
  • And much more…
 

Instant Notification

ALICE notifies employees when visitors arrive, check in or use the employee directory to call employees.

Text/Email Notifications
When guests check in, ALICE notifies employees by either a mobile text message or email.

Live Video/Audio Call Notifications
When visitors use the Employee Directory, they can call an employee. Employees can receive a video calls on their PC or a phone call to their desk or mobile phone.

 
 

Integrated

Communications can be provided by the ALICE Cloud service or ALICE can use your existing on premise communications server.

ALICE Cloud
ALICE comes with its own hosted cloud communication service which is included at every ALICE subscription level at NO additional cost.

On-premise VoIP
If your company has a SIP based Voice over IP phone (VoIP) system such as Cisco, Avaya or Microsoft Lync / Skype for Business, ALICE can easily route all calls through your existing communications system.

Visitors can check-in using ALICE Receptionist as soon as they arrive. Once checked-in a visitor badge is printed and notifications are sent to employees to alert them of the visitors arrival. Key Visitor Management features include:

Guest Scheduling   •  Self Check-in   •  Fast Track Check-in
• Verification • Notification • Induction • Badges

Guest Scheduling

ALICE Receptionist offers a number of options for pre-scheduling guests and groups of guests for faster check-in when they arrive at your building.

Scheduling a guest
To schedule a guest, simply send a calendar invite from MS Outlook or Google Calendar and .cc the ALICE Receptionist email account. You can also upload an entire list of guests using the .csv import feature. When using the .csv import, groups can also be defined in order to enable a group check-in once the group arrives. 

Guest Confirmation
ALICE sends email confirmations to your guests along with a unique code they can use to pre-fill their personal information before they check-in.

Guest List Import
Import a bulk list of guests for check-in at a future date. You can also specify which guest belongs to a group to enable group check-in. Guests who are scheduled will receive a system generated invite email from the ALICE system which includes a check-in code for Fast Track check-in when they arrive.

 

 

Visitor Self-Check In

Guests who do not have a scheduled appointment can use the onscreen keyboard or scan a drivers license to complete the registration process.

Guest Information
ALICE collects information including Name, Organization and Contact number for each guest.

ID Scanning
ALICE can scan guest drivers licenses to collect and verify the identity of the guest.

CUSTOM FIELDS
ALICE allows companies to define custom fields to collect information from guests as part of the check-in process. Fields such as Citizenship, Email Address, and Phone Number are a few common examples.

Visitor Badges
ALICE prints self-adhesive visitors badges for each guest.

Reports
ALICE provides on-demand reporting on guest activity data.

Fast Track Check-In

Faster check-in for Registered Visitors, Return Guests, Scheduled Guests and Groups.

Registered Visitors
Registered visitors can Fast Track check-in by simply scanning a QR code or typing in their visitor code, provided from the ALICE system.

Group Check-In
Groups who are checking in together can use a group code to have one individual check-in for the entire group.

Scheduled Guests
Guest who have been pre-scheduled can Fast Track check-in using the appointment code generated by ALICE and delivered to them via email before their visit.

Guest Photo
ALICE can collect a photo of the guest as they check-in. The guest photo is included on the visitor badge when printed.

 

 

Visitor Verification

Verify guests and visitors and alert designated employees when guests are matched against screening databases during check-in.

ID Scanning
With the ID Scanning feature, ALICE is able to scan a guest’s government ID (lrivers license). ALICE can validate the ID and use the information collected to fill in the check-in form.

Visitor Screening
With the Visitor Screening feature, ALICE can screen visitors against the US Consolidated Screening list and prevent them from completing a self-check in while alerting a designated employee that a visitor was found on the consolidated screening list.

Employee Notifications

ALICE notifies employees when visitors arrive, check in or use the employee directory to call employees.

Text/Email Notifications
When guests check in, ALICE notifies employees by either a mobile text message or email.

Live Video/Audio Call Notifications
When visitors use the Employee Directory, they can call an employee. Employees can receive a video calls on their PC or a phone call to their desk or mobile phone.

 

      

      

      

Induction Document

Induction Documents

Verify guests and visitors and alert designated employees when guests are matched against screening databases during check-in.

Documents
Induction documents can be any .PDF form that your organization may need visitors to review during the check-in process. If desired, a signature can be required.

Videos
Induction videos are useful for organization who need to present safety information or other types of video content before visitors is allowed in the building.

Acknowledgment valid till
Both induction documents and videos can be assigned a period for which the visitors acknowledgment is valid. If set, Alice will not present the induction document or video to the returning visitor again until the valid date has expired. Acknowledgment valid periods can be set for weeks, months and years.

Visitor Badges

Visitor Badges are printed for each successful visitor check-in.

Visitor Badges
When a guests completes the check in process, ALICE will print a visitor badge with adhesive backing. The visitor badge can include information such as:

  • Photo
  • Name
  • Organization
  • US Citizen status
  • Checked-in date & time
badge printer
ALICE Receptionist serves as the receptionist for your office or building entrance. Alice greets visitors, provides information and quickly connects employees with visitors using audio or video calls. The ALICE Receptionist system accomplishes this following three simple actions:

Detect • Greet • Connect

Visitor Detection

With visitor motion detection technology, ALICE knows when a visitor has walked into its detection range and greets the guest with a prerecorded welcome video. 

Adjustable
Motion detection sensitivity that can be adjusted to detect visitors close by or across the room.

 
 

Visitor Greeting

Once the visitor motion detection identifies a visitor entering the area, ALICE will greet the visitor with a welcome video. ALICE offers 5 English speaking ALICE Personalities to choose from as well as 7 other ALICE personalities for Spanish, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, Dutch and Portuguese.

ALICE video personalities
Choose from 5 English speaking and 7 non-English ALICE personalities.

Customize
Customers can also choose to record their own personalized video personality.

Connect Employees with Visitors

ALICE Receptionist calls company employees and connects them with the visitor at the ALICE Receptionist kiosk in the building lobby. Calls between employees and visitors can be both audio and video calls.

Reach employees anywhere
Employees can be reached on any number of communication devices, including: desk phones, mobile phones, soft-phones, and Skype for Business clients.

Employee Notification
The employee is presented with a live video stream of the lobby and visitor and can simply click on the answer button to be connected with the visitor in a 2-way video call.

 

What makes ALICE Receptionist the most comprehensive visitor management solution available?

ALICE covers the all key aspects of visitor and lobby management that companies are looking for.

 

Virtual Receptionist

  • Visitor detection 
  • Visitor greeting 
  • Employee notification 
  • Tenant directory 
  • Employee directory 
  • Video or audio calls

 

Visitor Management

  • Check-in / out 
  • Fast Track check-in / out 
  • Group check-in / out 
  • Induction documents 
  • induction videos 
  • Employee notifications 
  • Badge printing 

 

Interactive Information

  • Maps 
  • Webpages 
  • Widgets 
  • Events calendar
  • Forms 
  • Photo slideshows 
  • Videos 
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