When Beaufort Memorial Hospital (BMH), in Beaufort, SC, installed Cardinal Health's Pyxis ProcedureStation system of secure storage supply cabinets that document usage, inventory and replenishment of supplies, the facility recognized something was still missing. "Most OR systems base their charts on the surgeon preference card, like a recipe card, that just says for this procedure, you're going to need these supplies," says Kathryn Charles, Information Systems Analyst at BMH.
Vision USA Sport Bifocal Safety Glasses are now a complete system in clear, orange curing, green casting, amber, smoked and a new photochromic that automatically change from clear to smoked, 100 percent UVA/UVM rays. The Sport System offers: Availability as safety-only or with magnification of +1.
Kimberly-Clark* FluidShield* PFR95* N95 Respirator Singles are convenient, individually wrapped respirators that are easy to carry and ideal for use in the ER, EMS or anywhere the respiratory threat is unknown. FluidShield* PFR95* N95 Respirator Singles are NIOSH-approved and feature: Duck bill* Face Mask: Unique shape provides large breathing chamber Fold-flat packaging is easy to carry Fluid-resistant at 160 mmHg – ASTM 1862 Sizes designed to provide effective and comfortable fit For more information, visit www.
Henry Schein offers its Maxi-Guard protective eyewear. Features include: Shatter-resistant, polycarbonate lenses for maximum protection during procedures. Comfortable fit with a durable, scratch resistant coating. Availability with metal frames or plastic frames with blue or black rubber grips.
Encompass Group offers a comprehensive line of disposable medical face masks called ProGear. The line includes: Dry Shield™ masks for fluid resistance, available with visors for extra protection. Clear-View™ anti-fog masks for increased visibility. Skin-Saver™ masks, free of dyes for wearers with sensitive skin.
Cool-View offers its Novalite Micro surgical LED headlight. The headlight solution features: A circular spot size that simulates natural light. A reflector lens with diffuse pattern that reduces eye strain. A headset weight of 4 oz. A 7-oz. power pack and battery weight.
The Luxtec UltraLite® Pro headlight is designed for maximum comfort during extended wear. Features of the headlight include: A weight of 340 g. A spot size of 20 mm to 100 mm at 46 cm. A tethered design with 275 or 325 cm of fiberoptic cable. Occipital basket adjustment allowing optimum position to balance the weight of the headlight and reduce neck strain.
Sunoptic Technologies offers its surgical headlight system with a 100 spot size model at 16" and 140 spot size model at 16". Features include: A Sharp Edge lens type with consistent color edge to edge. A Ceramic Xenon bulb type. A total weight on the head of 6.6 oz. Light source intensity of 200,000 to 500,00 Lux, depending on lamp power for the 110 mm spot size, and 150,000 to 400,000 Lux depending on lamp power with the 140 mm spot size.
CompView Medical delivers high-efficiency MIS capabilities for operating and procedure rooms with a demonstrated return on investment. The NuBoom® Visualization and Equipment Management System features: Transformation of a standard OR into a clutter-free, integrated digital OR in as little as two days, virtually eliminating OR downtime.
MAQUET OR ceiling service units (booms) feature: Modern design. A small footprint. Maximized capacity and reach. A large internal diameter to facilitate upgrades as well as Telemedicine solutions. A custom built, modular design that adapts to individualized clinical needs.
Skytron 's Ergon Equipment Carrier Skyboom provides a balance between small and efficient design and cutting-edge function. The carrier offers: Delivery of flat panel displays for flexible positioning, rotation and height adjustment above the equipment carrier. Equipment and services support, including medical gases, power, video and data, nitrogen system for power tools, SkyVac smoke evacuation and more.
BERCHTOLD 's TELETOM® Equipment Management System is a versatile, configurable and easy-to-use boom. According to the company, features include: The ability to be custom-configured to enhance specific OR environments. A design that allows nearly everything needed for a case to be within grasp.
Leica Microsystems offers the HM500 head-mounted surgical microscope. Features include: The ability to be worn comfortably and provide continuously variable magnification, automatic parallax correction, and sharp 3D images for precise viewing during surgery. Precise optical zoom allowing a variable selection of magnification between 2X and 9X, depending on the particular eyepieces in use.
Power Sources Unlimited offers the Cincon TR30RAM Series of 30 Watt, wallmount, medical grade, AC/DC switching power adaptors that are now compliant to CEC Level IV Standards. The TR30RAM Series boasts: Acceptance of a universal 90-264VAC input. Interchangeable AC plugs. Fully-regulated single outputs ranging from 5VDC to 24VDC.
A comprehensive technical guide on environmental monitoring, "Hospital Environmental MonitoringWhat You Need to Know About Critical Storage Regulations, Liabilities, Audits, Instrument Selection and Cost Controls" is available from Dickson Company . The guide includes reviews and summaries of: The regulatory landscape.