AS NZS 3551 PDF

Outlines procedures required to develop management programs for medical equipment. These include protocols and procedures for. Testing to AS/NZS is neither relevant nor necessary in aged care facilities unless the equipment is part of a facility that is intended to be. in AS/NZS In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment. AS/NZS Management programs for medical devices provides.

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Management of stock The testing they do is normally suitable for fridges and microwaves but not for medical equipment.

AS/NZS | On Call Maintenance

The technician will maintain the full suite of testing equipment to ensure ws all necessary tests are undertaken for both electrical safety and performance checking that the devices work correctly. Citations This document is cited by New Zealand legislation.

Expand the box to see details. Correct performance verification is critical to ensure safe use of the medical device for the patient and the operator. Electricity Safety Regulations Ministry: Testing of medical devices is normally nsz by a professional biomedical technician.

Despite anything in these regulations, the following installations, fittings, and appliances are deemed to be electrically safe if they comply with the standards indicated and are used in accordance with those standards: Schedule 2 Citation Context: Ensuring you get the right Service Technician is critical to ensure correct compliance. Other people who purchased this product also bought A used appliance that is sold or offered for sale is deemed to be electrically safe if, at the time it is sold or offered for sale, Parameters are determined at time of device acceptance in accordance with manufacturers’ specification.

This document may make references to other documents. Click Buy for Online Library subscription. The person must test the appliance and either Physical Inspection Check for signs of damage Check that the device is clean B.

One of the key purposes of this act is to provide a balanced framework ae ensure the health and safety of workers and workplaces by “protecting workers and other persons against harm to their zs by eliminating or minimising risks arising from work or from potential high risk plant”. It is all about risk management, health and safety and ultimately “peace of mind”.

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AS/NZS 3551

These include protocols and procedures for procurement, acceptance, maintenance activities throughout the service life of the medical equipment, and finally disposal of medical equipment. Sustaining business, sustaining life. Physical Inspection Check for signs of damage Check that the device is clean.

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Standard & Legislation

Medical devices are a specialist area which is subject to particular standards and legislation. General requirements for basic safety and essential performance ISO Medical devices – Application of risk management to medical devices AS ISO Medical devices—Quality nss systems – Requirements for regulatory purposes. It is designed to cover every economic sector and virtually every activity of the humankind where technical standards may be used.

Risk also exists where not all required electrical and performance tests have been completed. International Classification for Standards ICS is an international classification system for technical standards.