When it comes to deciding whether to replace or repair a defective medical instrument, you should consider two important factors – safety and sanitation and cost. For some medical supply managers, they just take into account the age of the equipment and compare the cost of repairing it to the cost of replacing it.
Medical Instruments for Repair
Not all medical instruments are subject to repair. Some instruments are just replaced if they start acting weird. Common medical instruments that are brought for repair are Phaco handpieces, Ethicon Harmonic scalpels, Endoscopy cameras, and camera cable assemblies. These are medical instruments that probably stopped working because one of its components stopped working but is replaceable.
When to Have an Instrument Replaced?
When having a medical instrument repair, you should expect your instrument to be not available for a period of time unless you have a spare. So, when it is not … Read More