Category: Personnel Support Equipment

 
doctor-patient x-ray image review

Radiation Risk from Medical Diagnostic Imaging Equipment

By Augustus Douw August 19, 2017 @augustusdouw Energy emitted from a source is generally referred to as radiation. Examples include heat or light from the sun, microwaves from an oven, X rays from an X-ray tube, and gamma rays from radioactive elements The word radiation arises from the phenomenon ofRead More

Disaster preparedness and crises management effectiveness

Disaster Risk Management: Corporate Preparedness and Crisis Management

By Augustus Douw August 19, 2017 #medequip.kenya The impact of an earthquake, hurricane, building fire, tsunami, or other disaster can be devastating to an area, its economy, and its people. Damage to homes, businesses, and infrastructure — on top of the damage to lives — can linger for months orRead More

Mass casualty disaster preparedness

Disaster Risk Management: Mass Casualty Management Preparedness

Disasters from natural, technological, military and societal hazards lead to large numbers of fatal and non-fatal casualties. The preparedness of a responsive healthcare facility for disasters begins to immediately determine the weight of the ensuing statistics, outcomes and ultimate impact of the disasters on the individual, the health worker andRead More

Guidelines In Planning and Design of Hospitals

A functional design can promote skill, economy, conveniences, and comforts; a non-functional design can impede activities of all types, detract from quality of care, and raise costs to intolerable levels.”  Hardy and Lammers Hospitals are the most complex of building types. Each hospital is comprised of a wide range ofRead More

Medequip operating theater installed equipment

Medical Equipment Budgeting: Controlling Project Medical Equipment Costs

August 4, 2017 Key to the success of a health care construction project is a vetted and approved medical equipment budget. This lays the foundation for the application of practices that may not only save the facility money on medical equipment, but on the entire project cost. Establishing an initialRead More

MedEquip strategic supply chain management Africa

Strategic Supply Chain Management

Medequip Supply chain management involves optimizing our warehousing operations to maximize both speed and efficiency of supplies. Madiquip manages a busy strategic supply chain of medical equipment and pharmaceuticals for international partners, agencies and organizations. Partners who need sustained supplies for health care projects to regional missions in remote areasRead More

Mission Staff Support

MedEquip Kenya supports far flung and remote mission crews with supplies needed for the team’s daily personal safety, comfort and function.  Our logistics team is well seasoned in setting up crew services from medical to personal safety and even recreation facilities.         Medical equipment and materials suppliesRead More

Remote Medical Missions

July 27, 2017 by MedEquip MedEquip continues to grow stronger in providing remote medical mission supplies and logistical support to international partners. In our strategic partnership program, one of the strengths we extend to our partners is ability to intervene and reach international remote medical missions or medical-health supply destinationsRead More

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