How to perform defibrillator maintenance

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conduct a continuous maintenance of the state of the defibrillators will allow their optimal result at the time it is going to be used. It is important to note that this type of machinery is not used on a regular basis, so it is recommended always keep it in perfect condition for when its use is required.

The situations that occur will be of a maximum emergency, hence the importance of their state being ready. We can find different maintenance plans that adapt to the different needs that your company may have. Depending on the number of teams contracted and the Name of people who are under the cardioprotected space the contracting of some plans or others can be considered.

It is important to highlight, the obligation to have maintenance service hired; According to regional and state legislation, it is the owner of the equipment who is obliged to keep it in good condition for optimal use.


What types of defibrillator maintenance are there?


El maintenance is a decisive factor for the correct operation of any cardioprotective equipment. It is something that should not be neglected, since in the long term it can save us time and money, thanks to this, major problems that occur due to neglect of its optimization can be avoided.

There are different types of maintenance: preventive and corrective, let's see the differences.


Preventive defibrillator maintenance


This type of maintenance is the one that focuses on ensure the good condition of the equipment based on a continuous work plan and thus avoid breakdowns. This maintenance is the most efficient to guarantee the good condition of the equipment in the long term and at the lowest cost.

His main The objective is to avoid the triggering of major failures that suppose a higher cost for the company and cause the machine to be out of use for an unplanned time.

What does this type of maintenance include?

  • Check the locations of the teams
  • Check the status of the electrodes
  • Check that the status of the battery be the right one
  • open equipment and make them work with a simulator
  • update your programming in case it was necessary


Corrective maintenance of defibrillators 


Corrective maintenance is that which lead to solving a failure or breakdown determined to have occurred on the computer. Resolving the failure and repairing the machinery would be the main operating condition. When routine checks have not been carried out correctly, it is possible that these types of mechanical problems begin to appear.

Usually the cost of corrective maintenance is higher than preventiveTherefore, it is recommended to contract routine maintenance plans that guarantee the optimal state of our equipment.


What should defibrillator maintenance plans include?


There are different maintenance plans, on them will depend the equipment characteristics. For example: including the review of the connectivity of those devices that can be monitored in real time will be very important, on the other hand, other devices that are not connected will require another type of service included in the plan.

An effective and profitable maintenance plan should include the following services in its rate:


Incident and maintenance management


This defibrillator maintenance plan should include a 24 hour telephone assistance that guarantees rapid attention with the maintenance service at any time of the day that is required.

Another key element is that the maintenance plan offer replacement equipment in the event of failure requires a period of time in which the defibrillator cannot be used, thanks to this a cardioprotected space can be offered at all times.


Notices and notifications


conduct a pursuit continued team through applications It allows to manage the equipment remotely as well as guarantee traceability.

That the fee also includes maintenance on whether it is reciben notifications correctly Both by email, by the application or by phone, it guarantees a continuous connection between the team and the company.

En Neosalus, we want to offer you the better maintenance plans to guarantee the best performance of your equipment. If you still do not know all the rates that can be adapted to your needs, you can visit our website by clicking click here or call us at 900 52 56 78.