Guaranteed compliance and risk management

Medical devices play a key role in the delivery of healthcare and are vital components of diagnosis, therapy, monitoring, rehabilitation and care. Effective management of this important resource is required to ensure the delivery of high quality patient care with clinical and financial governance, including reductions in risk and avoidance of adverse events.

service compliance

Owning and using medical devices brings with it a responsibility for users to ensure they meet the rigorous standards set out in the legislation and regulatory guidance that are designed to protect both patient and resident safety, and also the safety of the caregiver. Examples include:

  • Medical Devices Directive (93/42/EEC)
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER)
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER)
  • Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007
  • BS EN 13485:2016, BS EN 9001:2015, BS EN 14001:2015, BS EN 18001:2007

Arjo operate a service to its customers that allows them to utilise our experience and expertise to perform the mandatory thorough examination as defined by LOLER

  • Competent and fully trained service engineers
  • Thorough examination at 6 months
  • Thorough examination at 12 months including an annual service
  • Defect reporting and record retention
  • Service engineers regularly audited

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