Category: Remote Medical Equipment

 
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

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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

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Disaster Risk Management for Healthcare Facilities

By MedEquip. Updated August 18, 2017 The 2008-2009 focus of the biennial World Disaster Reduction Campaign was on “Hospitals Safe from Disasters: Reduce Risk, Protect Health facilities, Save Lives”. In that global effort, WHO established partnership with the secretariat of the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) and theRead More

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International Usability Standards for Medical Devices

Most manufacturers know they cannot risk launching products with poor usability. They know that ultimately there will be a price to pay — expensive redesigns, poor customer experience, high volumes of customer service calls and complaints, lost user productivity and lost revenue. But there are some industries in which theRead More

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Healthcare Technology: Preparing For The World of Tomorrow

MedEquip July 25, 2017 The healthcare industry has undergone a technology renaissance. What once encompassed patient scheduling and payment software has evolved into a myriad of applications and IoT devices (internet of things) that are often critical to the delivery of healthcare services. These changes to the healthcare industry haveRead More

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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

Selecting The Right X-ray Equipment For Your Facility

Updated by MedEquip August 4, 2017 CR and DR are the two main ways to make digital X-ray. Each has their pros and cons, but the market is clearly moving toward DR for a variety of reasons. Computed Radiography, or CR, records radiographic images to a phosphor plate. This processRead More

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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

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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