BIO-MEDICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT- WHY SHOULD WE BE CONCERNED?

BIO-MEDICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT- WHY SHOULD WE BE CONCERNED?

The generation of bio-medical waste is an unavoidable consequence of modern day health care. Medical care is vital for our life and health but improper management of the by-products can pose a serious threat to the community and environment we live in. “Bio-medical waste” can be defined as any solid or liquid waste, including any intermediate products or containers, which is generated during the diagnosis, […]

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Finding the right Nebulizer?

Finding the right Nebulizer?

Shopping online has become increasingly easy and more accessible in recent years, from clothes to medical supplies. However, before buying any medical equipment, particularly a nebulizer or nebulizer system online, it is imperative to understand its functionality as well as benefits along with other details such as the types of models available and the key requirements to make the right decision. A nebulizer is a […]

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What to look for in a portable ECG Machine?

What to look for in a portable ECG Machine?

An electronic cardiograph machine or Portable ECG Machine is a commonly used medical device that helps in recording and monitoring electric activities of the heart. This is done by placing the electrodes and clips in specific locations. Even though the heavy clinical or hospital based ECG machines use up to 12 leads/channels with another three pairs each of limb and precordial leads, the portable ones […]

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Proper Pre-Op Skin Preparation

Proper Pre-Op Skin Preparation

In clinical settings, hair reduction, pre-operative skin preparation and antiseptic cleansing go hand in hand, forming an essential part of evidence based practices being followed in nursing homes and hospitals. Irrespective of the fact that there are new technologies being introduced in medical science every now and then, pre-operative skin preparation remains imperative as it prevents the infection of surgical site. Why is Pre-Operative skin […]

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Sterilization – Best Practices for Nursing Homes

Sterilization – Best Practices for Nursing Homes

Sterilization is not only important but a necessity in hospitals as well as nursing homes for the best possible care of patients. Disinfection and sterilization are essential for the patient’s care as without the due protocols and processes, the patient will not be able to recover and keep on battling the never ending ordeal of hospital acquired infections (HAIs). Sterilization or disinfection not only ensures […]

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Working out logistics for efficient delivery

Working out logistics for efficient delivery

The medical industry relies highly on the type and cost of equipment being used. For the better part of the past two decades, almost every major hospital has spent its time in choosing and working out the best tools, implants and expensive equipment for different domains such as cardiology, neurology and orthopedics. The implants used in the operating rooms contribute to a large part of […]

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How to Choose The Best Surgical Suture for Your Practice?

How to Choose The Best Surgical Suture for Your Practice?

When it comes to performing a surgery, the success of the operation not only depends on the skill and knowledge of the surgeon, but also on the equipment and tools used. This is the reason why doctors and surgeons give a high amount of consideration to the needle and the suture to be used in the surgery. Sutures are foreign materials for the body and […]

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Are You Choosing the Right Post Operative Dressings?

Are You Choosing the Right Post Operative Dressings?

Operations and surgeries are always carried out with meticulous care in hospitals and nursing homes. However, people and care staff often do not focus on post operative dressings and procedures that are required afterwards. What dressings do the hospitals and nursing homes use for the patient? Gauze and Tapes? Even though gauze and tape have been among the best type of dressings for all patients, […]

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How Can Hospitals Reduce Supply Chain Costs?

How Can Hospitals Reduce Supply Chain Costs?

The medical industry is spending millions in resources to get the right supply of products at the required points. However, recent surveys and analysis by independent firms have shown that supply chain represents almost half of the overall budget of a hospital. Yes, the hospitals have been spending almost half of their operational revenue as well as investment in supply chain. Not only India, the […]

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How to choose the best Stethoscope

How to choose the best Stethoscope

Whether you are a medical student, a nurse or a medical practitioner- a stethoscope is a necessity since it helps you check your patients and diagnose. Your stethoscope needs to be efficient, high performing and completely dependable as an error in performance can lead to dire consequences in the patient’s life. That is why choosing the right stethoscope is indeed a big deal. To help […]

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