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Mac's Safety Space: Medical completion non-life safety completion

Hospital Safety Insider, December 23, 2010

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Steve MacArthur, safety consultant at The Greeley Company, answers a question regarding medical equipment.

Q: What should our medical equipment non-life safety completion percentage monthly thresholds be? I have been using 90%, but was told 95%.

Steve MacArthur: This is kind of a trick question in that, to some degree, both responses can be correct (note the very wishy-washy use of “can” in that last statement). When looking at preventative maintenance compliance rates for non-life-support medical equipment, there are generally two not-quite distinct processes that come into play.

Read the rest of Steve's answer on Mac's Safety Space.



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