Monthly Archive: July 2018

How a medical face mask acts as an effective infection control strategy 1 0

Benefits of wearing a Disposable Face Mask

  Disposable face masks are medical supplies that are worn to cover the mouth and nose and prevent people from inhaling poisonous airborne substances or other impure substances. Alternatively, it also serves as a shield against ill people who may unintentionally spread illnesses via the contaminants that might come out of their mouth. Generally, in medical health care centre, disposable face masks are used to prevent the spread of infections from patients who are...

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Benefits of recycling medical consumables

Medical waste as defined by the Environment Protection Agency (EPA) refers to ‘any solid waste that is generated in the diagnosis, treatment, or immunization of human beings or animals, in research pertaining thereto, or the production or testing of biologicals.’ An inadequate medical waste management system can lead to the spread of various infections and diseases. In an attempt to prevent such serious consequences, recycling of medical consumables has been identified as an appropriate...

Factors to consider before ordering medical devices online 0

Factors to consider before ordering Medical Devices online

Factors to consider before ordering medical devices online Online product procurement systems are an integral part of the Indian market these days. Similarly, the healthcare industry is also introducing platforms for customers to buy medical devices and initiate quick and transparent transactions. As a result, medical device manufacturers and hospitals share an open relationship with each other. As offline procurement methods are being replaced by their online counterparts, there are certain factors which hospitals...

Must have medical supplies for healthcare providers 0

Must have medical supplies for healthcare providers

Hospitals and medical service providers have to be efficient in order to administer the best possible care to their patients. For this, medical institutions should stock up appropriate medical supplies, such that it is readily available at their disposal. Hospitals and medical service providers have to be efficient in order to administer the best possible care to their patients. For this, medical institutions should stock up appropriate medical supplies, such that it is readily...

Essential factors for choosing the right medical equipment suppliers 0

Essential factors for choosing the right Medical Equipment Suppliers

Essential factors for choosing the right medical equipment suppliers Healthcare services can be enhanced through positive relationships between medical equipment suppliers and hospitals and medical healthcare providers. A good rapport between the two, will result in smooth and steady medical equipment supply, which will further help hospitals in saving their total cost of operations. However, there are a few factors which should be considered before a hospital chooses their medical equipment supplier. These are...

Products that are regulated and taxed as medical devices include a wide range of machines and objects, including various scopes, scanners, tubing and pumps. 0

Maintenance of medical devices: Problems and Solutions

iStockphoto The primary objective of hospitals and medical institutions is to provide the finest quality of healthcare to all patients. In order to achieve this goal, it is essential that medical healthcare providers do a performance check of every medical device that is available at their disposal. If you do not conduct proper maintenance checks of medical devices, then it can result in serious consequences. One of the most obvious problems is that if...

How to choose the right medical supplies for any healthcare set up 0

How to choose the right Medical Supplies for any healthcare set up

Today, the healthcare sector is no more perceived as a basic service but has become a massive industry by itself. In India, the healthcare industry is burgeoning and is expected to reach a worth of $280 billion by 2020. This has certainly escalated the growth and manufacture of medical consumables within the country. Alternatively, increased public awareness, increased literacy rate, and higher income levels have further led to a substantial increase in the demand...