Technology at hospitals accounts to 2nd major cost head following cost towards building. The technology support at hospitals becomes very critical in patient care services, and hence its operational efficiency. The hospital gets defined against the level of technology support in form of its available bio medical equipments. Since the list of medical equipment can be very exhaustive, proper planning for the specific requirement becomes very essential.
Regular maintenance, audit and training on usage of bio medical equipments becomes part of operational activity in any hospitals.
Planning the right kind and right number of equipments forms an important task, while planning for a hospital / any healthcare facility. This process is customised as per the requirement / facilities proposed at a particular hospital. Phasing is one of the way to combat fund locking at early stages of commissioning.
Macula along with the Promoters and Specialist consultants involve in the strategic planning of medical equipments based on the demand, budget, availability of skilled resources and the engineering support services at the proposed hospital.