Welcome to Medical Equipment Planning
The resources on this site are in two basic Categories: One
Graphic and One Text:
are webpages that identify the
Hospital Department, the Room Name, and the List of Generic Equipment
typically found in the room. Each generic equipment item on these
pages, contain an item code that links to that category in the
Cutsheet Catalog and when clicked will display multiple related
vendor websites for that item code. These are the same item code found
in the Room Layout pages. In addition, there is a downloadable
spreadsheet file for that department at the bottom of each page that
matches the lising on the page.
pages contain Graphic files
that depict departments and rooms in drawing form showing how the
equipment is typically situated. This is critical is
places where possible contaimination needs to be controlled.
first set of images are a revolving presentation of each room in the
department. Clicking on one of these images takes you to a full size
drawing and the downloadable CADD Drawings in DXF format. All are to
Equipment by Name
is a MEPO Resource Module. It only appears as a pull down menu on the
Room Lists pages. The module is organized by item name. Typically All
items are grouped together by the first letter of their name. This
Module comes in very handy when you want to know all the departments
and rooms an item is used. On these pages are links to the Cutsheet Catalog.
Unlike elsewhere on the site there is just of list of related vendor
website address links. Click on any one of them to visit. There is an
additional navigation button at the top of each page. This link will
take you to a small gallery of MEPO components so identifition of item
codes in the drawings is made clear. Also, the image of their related
real world equipment is also included. In addition, in the future, this
list of items will be linked to a general specification (technical
description, siesmic requirements, electrical needs, size, and weight)
is the MEPO Resource Module. It is used to manage the Vendor links
found on the generic department equipment lists.
Links can be added and managed by third parties. This module is also
used to administer the link catagories and remove unrelated or dead
links in the directory. Currently there are 11,604 links. Each
request to view a webpage(s) from our site visitors is reported to our
database server as a valid, or invalid hyperlink. This information is
used to help insure the link database is as current as possible.
Pricing Module is a MEPO Resource found within the
Cutsheet Catalog Module.
At the bottom of each Item Code Listing a Third Party website is listed
that displays equipment with the respective price for each item. It
should be understood that this number is a suggested starting retail
price in US Dollars and that Project related numbers of items may be
used to adjust unit prices with the respective vendors. Also,
Conversion of US Dollars to other currencies is the responsibility of
MEPO Website user.
For Those who wish to contribute to this website, and get name
recognition, there are some links in rooms that only refer to a generic
"Subject Matter Expert". Send us your recomendations to replace these
empty references with actual equipment and get your name and/or company
listed as an contributing editor. Send your recommendations to the email
tag below or Email Me here. Who knows, you may get some referrals for your efforts.
are some links on this site that will take you to the Paypal site
to enable downloads. We are listed with Paypal as a
healthcare - education site. Please keep this in mind when you
see a paypal screen.
Rodger B. Fluke BAPA, MPA
July 4, 2016
with questions, comments or issues.