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Your Guide to Renting and Financing Medical Equipment

Your Guide to Renting and Financing Medical Equipment

In order to provide the highest quality of care to your patients, your facility needs to be outfitted with the best equipment available. However, a growing business may not always have the funds to purchase that medical equipment outright. Often, it's clear that the most cost-effective option may be securing financing for medical equipment or to consider hospital equipment rentals.

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Answering Common Questions About the Purpose of Infusion Pumps

Answering Common Questions About the Purpose of Infusion Pumps

By now, you may be aware that there are two ways to regulate the amount and rate of fluids given through an IV: manually and using an electric pump. If your medical facility takes advantage of the efficiency and convenience of infusion pumps for patient treatment, it's essential to understand the specific purpose of infusion pumps so you can make the best decisions for your facility and patient needs.

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Touchpoints Matter

Touchpoints Matter

By Ibby Smith Stofer

No matter what business you may be in, each potential touchpoint your customers have with you can make or break your relationships. Some may believe that their jobs don’t impact any customers. That being said, If you spend a few moments looking at your company from the point of view of your consumers those assumptions prove to be off base.

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Steps to Secure Your Smart Infusion Pumps From Cyber Attacks

Steps to Secure Your Smart Infusion Pumps From Cyber Attacks

Since the late 1960s, infusion pumps have been used by hospitals and healthcare facilities to administer fluids and medications to patients in need. In the modern age, smart pumps emerged as the new and improved versions of IV pumps. Capable of recognizing and preventing medication errors and promoting greater patient satisfaction, these smart infusion pumps are now a ubiquitous sight in just about any medical center throughout the United States.

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The Different Types of IV Infusion Pumps

The Different Types of IV Infusion Pumps

If they have prescribed you an IV-delivered medication or are receiving care frequently at a hospital, you’re likely wondering about how to set up an IV infusion pump and the different infusion pumps that exist. IV infusion pumps are a common sight in hospitals and other healthcare settings, so understanding a little about how they work can help make your treatment less stressful. There are a few different IV pumps that exist; read on to learn more about them.

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Here's Why Infusion Pumps are More and More Popular

Here's Why Infusion Pumps are More and More Popular

It’s nearly impossible for a hospital to own every single piece of equipment it has. Given that the typical hospital owns or rents over 35,000 different pieces of equipment, this makes sense. Medical equipment rentals can also keep costs down, which is important given that in 2013, the average cost of a one-day stay in the hospital was over $4,000. Infusion pumps are common medical equipment rentals because of their high volume of usage in a hospital. An IV is a fairly ubiquitous sight in a hospital and infusion pumps can regulate the amount and rate of fluids being administered much more easily. Plus, they reduce the margin of error, which pretty much every hospital would like to avoid.

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