Biomedical Equipment Maintenance
If you manage a health care facility, it is your job to ensure that your medical equipment and machinery are always functioning properly and performing at an optimum level. To ensure the safety of your patients and staff, it is important to always have routine maintenance services performed on your equipment. A professional biomedical technician will be able to manage all of your equipment properly. Following are some frequently asked questions (FAQS) that provide some important information about this very necessary service.
What types of industries hire biomedical equipment technicians?
Practices in the healthcare industry that rely on experienced biomedical technicians include:
- Medical and Dental Practices
- Assisted Living Facilities
- Physical Therapy Centers
- Ambulatory Care Centers
- Radiology Centers
- Surgical Centers
- Nursing Homes
- Athletic Training Facilities
- Rehabilitation Centers
What types of services can a biomedical equipment repair company offer to my practice?
An experienced biomedical equipment repair company should be able to service all of the equipment at your facility. They should also offer service contracts and be able to offer all of the following services:
- Safety inspections
- Medical equipment repair
- Electrical safety and performance testing
- Preventive maintenance
- Troubleshoot any problems
- Equipment calibration
What does a biomedical equipment technician do?
Biomedical equipment technicians install, maintain, and repair patient care equipment. Today’s healthcare facilities are filled with high-tech equipment, designed to support patients’ vital systems or provide physicians or other health care providers with diagnostic imaging; a biomedical technician can perform safety inspections and preventative maintenance services to ensure that all equipment is functioning properly.
What type of experience do they have?
Biomedical equipment technicians require months of supervised hands-on experience with each type of machine they service. Practical experience is often gained through internships while continuing education is provided by specific medical device manufacturers and on-the-job training classes.
What should I expect of a Biomedical Equipment Repair Company?
Medical equipment repair companies should have advanced knowledge of the products that your practice uses and their technicians should be able to troubleshoot and ultimately implement solutions to any problems with your equipment. They should also be able to inspect and maintain all of your equipment in accordance with The NY State Department of Health and any other compliance organizations. They should also be able to offer competitive process and fast an efficient turnaround times that they will adhere to. Quality, flexibility and affordability should all be considered when you are looking for a reputable company in this industry.
Stat Biomedical Technicians, Inc.is a full service facility that specializes in the repair, preventative maintenance, and safety inspections of biomedical equipment. They were established in 1990 and have many years of experience in the industry. They have a knowledgeable and fully trained staff of experienced technicians who can handle all types of equipment repair, maintenance, inspections and calibration. They offer quality and efficient services and personalized attention to all of their clients. If your healthcare practice is looking for an experienced company to service your equipment, give them a call today at 631-472-7299.