Health Facility - Medical Devices in South Africa

Medical Equipment Categories
First Aid Kit (10)
First Aid Kit
Prepackaged collection of the articles needed to perform early medical treatment.
Steam Sterilizer (6)
Steam Sterilizer
Steam sterilizing units for large quantities.
Stretcher (5)
Stretcher
Hospital stretchers for patient transportation within a healthcare facility, usually in a supine or prone position.
Cushion (5)
Cushion
Soft pillow or pad for patients to provide pain relief and comfort when sitting, kneeling, or lying down.
Surgical Light (4)
Surgical Light
Light that illuminates the surgical site, for optimal visualization of small, low-contrast objects at varying depths or through small incisions.
Infant Scales (4)
Infant Scales
Scales designed to weigh infants that are either mechanical or electronic.
Examination Light (4)
Examination Light
Light used to deliver intense focused lighting directly on the examination area.
Cardiology Information System (3)
Cardiology Information System
Data management information system that records, processes, and shows clinical and administrative data connected with the cardiac status of patients.
Bedside Cabinet (3)
Bedside Cabinet
Cabinet located close the a patient's bed that stores items for the patient uses on a daily basis.
Medicine Cart (2)
Medicine Cart
Carts designed to transport medication and supplies to patient's bed.
Blood Bank Information System (2)
Blood Bank Information System
Data management information system that gives clinical and administrative data at blood bank centers.
Bed Head System (2)
Bed Head System
Bedside organization units for utility services and devices.
Birthing Bed (2)
Birthing Bed
An adjustable bed allowing more natural delivery positions at birthing.
Hospital Bed (2)
Hospital Bed
Adjustable electrically controlled bed.
Hospital Information System (2)
Hospital Information System
Data management information system that records, processes, and displays robust financial, management, clinical, and/or patient data information regarding the provision and utilization of hospitalwide services and facilities.
Power Exam Table (2)
Power Exam Table
Treatment and examination tables with height and position adjustments.
Manual Exam Table (2)
Manual Exam Table
Treatment and examination tables with height/position adjustments.
Exam Light (2)
Exam Light
A high power lamp intended for illuminating the examined area. Sometimes used for various small operations and other medical purposes.
Hospital Beds (2)
Hospital Beds
Various types of Electric and Manual beds, Delivery beds, Pediatric beds and Stretchers.
Curtains and Screens (2)
Curtains and Screens
Medical curtains and screens for use in hospitals, patient rooms, exam areas and cubicles. Some types are bio-active or anti-bacterial.
Monitor Mount (2)
Monitor Mount
A fastening system that secures a monitor to a wall, table or stand.
ECG Transmitter/Receiver System (2)
ECG Transmitter/Receiver System
System that submits and receives electrocardiographic signals through telephone channels.
Materials Management Information System (2)
Materials Management Information System
Data management information system that records, processes and displays administrative information connected to the material management tasks of a hospital.
Air Sampler (2)
Air Sampler
Device that used to obtain air samples.
Gas Scavenger (2)
Gas Scavenger
A device for removing exhaled or leaked anesthetic gases or other volatile agents, thus reducing the exposure of operating room personnel to such agents, as well as preventing the buildup of potentially explosive mixtures in operating rooms or laboratories. 
Bedrail (2)
Bedrail
Bar that is mounted to the sides of clinical beds to keep patients secure when sleeping and during transport.
Ambulatory Care Data Management System (2)
Ambulatory Care Data Management System
Information system used to give clinical and administrative information related to hospital services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis rather than upon admission to a healthcare facility.
Overbed Light (2)
Overbed Light
A light source hung over the patient's bed to provide illumination.
Gas/Vapor Sampler (2)
Gas/Vapor Sampler
Environmental sampler that obtains gas and/or vapor samples from the air.
Bedside Scales (2)
Bedside Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from their bed.
Bedside Screen (2)
Bedside Screen
Barrier that conceals the bed and offer privacy during medical procedures.
Bedside Stool (2)
Bedside Stool
Upholstered stool with a metallic tubular structure to adjust seating height
Overbed Table (2)
Overbed Table
Table that can be positioned directly over the patient's bed to provide a convenient surface for eating, reading, or writing.
Labware Washer (2)
Labware Washer
Labware washer is used to clean various types of laboratory equipment.
Bar-Code Medication Administration (BCMA) System (2)
Bar-Code Medication Administration (BCMA) System
Bar-coded information system that builds safeguards in medicine administration by confirming at the point of care that administered medications suit the provider orders.
Clinical Pharmacy Information System (2)
Clinical Pharmacy Information System
Information system that gives clinical and administrative data regarding hospital pharmacy procedures.
Emergency Care Information System (2)
Emergency Care Information System
Information system that gives clinical and administrative data connected to the emergency care services and facilities.
Intravenous Pole (2)
Intravenous Pole
Slender stand to suspend containers of liquid for intravenous delivery to patients.
Storage Cabinet (2)
Storage Cabinet
Cabinet for storing various products at a healthcare facility.
Perioperative Management Information System (2)
Perioperative Management Information System
Information system that provides clinical and administrative information connected to the perioperative process, including preoperative evaluations and documentation, intraoperative documentation, and postoperative nursing assessment and pain monitoring.
Sling Scales (2)
Sling Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from the bed, similar to the way a patient lift does.
Medical-Air Compressor (2)
Medical-Air Compressor
Compressed air system part that mechanically compresses atmospheric air.
Treatment Cabinet (2)
Treatment Cabinet
Cabinet that stores, displays, and provides ready access to small articles in medical treatment and other medical procedures.
Anesthesia Information System (2)
Anesthesia Information System
Data management information system provides clinical and administrative information regarding anesthesia administration.
Laboratory Safety Cabinet (1)
Laboratory Safety Cabinet
Safety cabinets designed to isolate and protect from various biological pathogens.
Ultrasonic Cleaning System (1)
Ultrasonic Cleaning System
Ultrasonic cleaning systems for surgical and laboratory instruments.
Alternating Pressure Bed (1)
Alternating Pressure Bed
Bed with electrically controlled inflatable air cushions.
Alternating Pressure Mattress (1)
Alternating Pressure Mattress
Inflatable mattresses designed for pressure relief.
Table Top Steam Sterilizer (1)
Table Top Steam Sterilizer
Tabletop steam sterilizers.
Supplies Boom (1)
Supplies Boom
Ceiling-mounted devices (booms) for utility and medical device organization.
Instrument Cart (1)
Instrument Cart
Surgical supply carts for sterile/contaminated material.
Obstetrical Data Management System (1)
Obstetrical Data Management System
Data management information system that gives clinical and administrative information associated with maternal and fetal status during pregnancy.
Scale, Chair (1)
Scale, Chair
Scales designed to weigh patients directly from a chair or wheelchair.
Acid & Corrosive Storage (1)
Acid & Corrosive Storage
Cabinets designed for storage of acids and/or other corrosive elements.
Cryogenic Storage System (1)
Cryogenic Storage System
Containers to store tissues and biological materials such as skin, bone etc
Endoscopy Cart (1)
Endoscopy Cart
A medical cart aimed specifically for the equipment needed for Endoscopy.
Darkroom Cabinet (1)
Darkroom Cabinet
Cabinets designed for X-ray departments, darkrooms and film loading stations. Used for storage of film, images, cassettes and utilities used by the X-ray department.
Medical Gas Cylinder (1)
Medical Gas Cylinder
A pressure vessel used to store gases at above atmospheric pressure.
IV Pole (1)
IV Pole
A portable, self supporting pole used for hanging reservoirs and bags for intravenous solutions.
Air/Nitrogen Pressure Controller (1)
Air/Nitrogen Pressure Controller
Controller used to regulate high-pressure output of air and/or nitrogen gas lines from a single point.
Blood Bank Mobile Medical Facilities (1)
Blood Bank Mobile Medical Facilities
Mobile modular medical facilities usually divided into various areas for: blood-drawing, reception, processing and storage, and auxiliary equipment.
Clinical Laboratory Mobile Medical Facilities (1)
Clinical Laboratory Mobile Medical Facilities
Mobile modular medical facilities usually seperated into a laboratory room, a patient care area, a reception area, and an auxiliary equipment room.
Emergency Care Mobile Medical Facilities (1)
Emergency Care Mobile Medical Facilities
Mobile modular medical facilities usually seperated into a patient receiving area with good access for ambulance patients.
Radiographic Mobile Medical Facilities (1)
Radiographic Mobile Medical Facilities
Mobile modular medical facilities usually seperated into an x-ray shielded radiographic area, an x-ray film-processing and storage room, and an auxiliary equipment room.
Surgical Mobile Medical Facilities (1)
Surgical Mobile Medical Facilities
Mobile modular medical facilities usually seperated into an operating room, a scrub room with a water heater and sterilizer, and an auxiliary equipment room.
Endoscopic Picture Archiving and Communication System (1)
Endoscopic Picture Archiving and Communication System
System that stores and takes images from digital cameras or other digital imaging systems that are used for endoscopic procedures.
Cradle Bed (1)
Cradle Bed
Immobile bed that looks like a baby cradle to protect the patient.
Gynecologic Table (1)
Gynecologic Table
Alterable examination/treatment table that typically includes knee crutches, traction handles and heel stirrups.
Oxygen Depletion Alarm (1)
Oxygen Depletion Alarm
Alarm used to activate sound and/or visual warnings when oxygen concentration drops to below normal.
Wash Basin (1)
Wash Basin
Basin used to bath bed ridden patients.
Cryogenic Temperature Controller (1)
Cryogenic Temperature Controller
Temperature controller used to maintain extremely low temperatures in a container between preestablished limits.
Labware Dryer (1)
Labware Dryer
Dryer that uses heat to remove moisture from laboratory glassware.
Facility Boom (1)
Facility Boom
Facility boom is used to organize and support hospital utility services and medical devices.
Prefabricated Headwall System (1)
Prefabricated Headwall System
Prefabricated wall unit hung or recessed on the wall to organize the utility services and devices at the head of the patient's bed.
Cardiology Picture Archiving and Communication System (CPACS) (1)
Cardiology Picture Archiving and Communication System (CPACS)
Picture archiving and communication system that stores and retrieves digital images from cardiac catheterization laboratories and other cardiac digital imaging systems.
Laundry Folding Unit (1)
Laundry Folding Unit
Equipment that automatically folds fabrics after ironing.
Gas Manifold (1)
Gas Manifold
A Gas manifold is a systematic arrangement of valves, regulators and other gas components for the purpose of delivery gas at a regulated pressure from a portable source.
Bathtub Rail (1)
Bathtub Rail
Safety bar fastened on shower or bathtub walls for patients to hold onto and not slip.
Commode Rail (1)
Commode Rail
Bar fastened to the walls and floor surrounding the commode or attached to the commode itself.
Food Refrigerator (1)
Food Refrigerator
An appliance for storing food at a low temperature.
Gas Air-Purifying Respirator (1)
Gas Air-Purifying Respirator
Air-purifying respirator protects the wearer from inhaling external gases and/or vapors.
Particulate Air-Purifying Respirator (1)
Particulate Air-Purifying Respirator
Air-purifying respirator prevents the wearer from inhaling airborne particulates, including dusts, mists, fumes, and some bacteria.
Air-Supplying Respirator (1)
Air-Supplying Respirator
Air-supplying respirator protects the wearer from inhaling airborne particles, gases, and/or vapors by supplying air from a stationary compressed air source.
Prefabricated Service Column (1)
Prefabricated Service Column
Prefabricated self-standing column that organizes the utility services and devices at the head of the patient's bed.
Anesthesia Instrument Table (1)
Anesthesia Instrument Table
Table designed for the anesthetic's use during general anesthetist surgical procedures.
Surgical Instrument Table (1)
Surgical Instrument Table
Table designed for use during surgical procedures, enabling surgeons to work from both sides of the operating table and preventing tip over.
Bedpan Warmer (1)
Bedpan Warmer
Warming unit to store and warm bedpans before use.
Blanket Warmer (1)
Blanket Warmer
Warming unit for heating blankets.
Washer/Decontamination Unit (1)
Washer/Decontamination Unit
Washer/sterilizing unit for washing and removal of organic debris, and killing all microorganisms from ancillary devices and small receptacles.
Hospital Washer (1)
Hospital Washer
A medical washing machine is used to clean and sterilize hospital bedpans and utensils.
Waste-Disposal Unit, Liquid (1)
Waste-Disposal Unit, Liquid
Unit to safely dispose of liquid waste.
Patient Identification and Security System (1)
Patient Identification and Security System
Identification, tracking, and security system for patient care or staff location within a healthcare facility and to follow entry into and exit from the facility.
Home Care Information System (1)
Home Care Information System
Information system that gives administrative and clinical data regarding the provision and utilization of home healthcare services and facilities.
Human Resources Information System (1)
Human Resources Information System
Information system that records, processes, and shows data connected to human resources, automating procedures such as payroll, personnel performance, and/or compensation.
Radiological Picture Archiving and Communication System (1)
Radiological Picture Archiving and Communication System
Picture archiving and communication system that stores and takes digital images from radiographic and other digital-imaging systems, as well as computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and ultrasound.
Teleradiology System (1)
Teleradiology System
Telemedicine information system that electronically submits and receives radiologic images and consultative text to and from one or more remote sites.
Digital Mammography Workstation (1)
Digital Mammography Workstation
Digital radiography workstation that processes digital data and images taken by mammography units and systems.
Medicine Storage Cabinet (1)
Medicine Storage Cabinet
Cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries.
Biological/Chemical Agent Protection Respirator (1)
Biological/Chemical Agent Protection Respirator
Air-purifying respirator that stops the wearer from breathing chemical and/or biological agents or radioactive materials.
Scales (1)
Scales
Patient scales with a horizontal platform that is placed on the floor, a chair for the patient, and a vertical column with measuring, control, and/or display functionality.
Ionizing Radiation Monitor (1)
Ionizing Radiation Monitor
Environmental monitor designed to continuously detect and display data on alpha, beta, gamma, and/or x-ray radiation.
Cryogenic Storage Container (1)
Cryogenic Storage Container
Container that stores cells, tissue, organs, and/or biological samples at very low temperatures, usually -180 degrees celsius or lower.
Laboratory Timer (1)
Laboratory Timer
Timer that measures the length of laboratory tests and procedures.
Data Recorder (1)
Data Recorder
Electronic storage recorder for archiving analog or digital electronic data information.
Ophthalmology Cabinet (1)
Ophthalmology Cabinet
Work, storage and display cabinet for equipment and materials needed in ophthalmic treatment.
Mortuary Cart (1)
Mortuary Cart
Cart used for transporting corpses from hospital rooms to the morgue and from the refrigerator to work areas.
Mortuary Lift (1)
Mortuary Lift
Equipment that lifts and transfers a dead body safely and with minimal physical effort.
Pressure/ Vacuum Regulator (1)
Pressure/ Vacuum Regulator
The vacuum regulator is a small, portable unit or device which is ideal for many applications requiring vacuum regulation.
Laundry Cart (1)
Laundry Cart
A wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person; may have one or two or four wheels.
Hospital Cleaning Cart (1)
Hospital Cleaning Cart
Specially designed cart, equipped with storage drawers and cleaning disinfectants for use in hospitals and nursing homes.