Medical Equipment Maintenance: Acceptance Checks Mobile App
The Medical Equipment Maintenance: Acceptance Checks
How does it work?
mobile app is intended to be a guide for the medical equipment user to carry out basic maintenance tasks. As most equipment problems are either simple or user-related it is the aim that the better care and regular maintenance enabled by this manual will have a significant positive effect on the delivery of healthcare. The tasks are limited to simple first-line maintenance, that is: tasks that can be done by the user of the equipment tasks that take place at the point of equipment use tasks that do not require the opening of the main body of the equipment This app is not intended as a complete maintenance guide that is the role of a biomedical technician. Neither is it intended to be a guide to the actual use of equipment it is assumed that the user is trained in the correct operation of the equipment. Many common problems with medical equipment can be avoided if it is properly installed. The aim of this chapter is to assist those responsible for receiving and checking equipment when it arrives. If the right equipment arrives in working order with the right parts and manuals then a long and useful life is more likely.