Call Systems & Medical Alarms
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Nurse call systems and medical alarms referred to the portable and permanently installed personal safety devices designed for use by the elderly, people who have medical conditions or patients who are confined to beds to alert their nurses and caretakers for assistance when they require attention or are having a medical emergency situation.
Nurse call systems and medical alarms are suitable for use in hospitals, aged care centres and at home. Nurse call systems and medical alarms can be manually operated (often by the press of a button) or connected to a range of existing monitoring systems to send automated alerts to nurses and caretakers when emergency situations are detected. For example, a nurse call system connected to a heart rate monitor will automatically trigger an alert to the nurse when a patient’s heart rate rises or drops to an abnormal level.
Products offered by nurse call systems and medical alarms suppliers include nurse call buttons, calls stations, portable alarms with automatic dialling emergency call system (in the form of a necklace or a bracelet), intercom systems, bed alarms, fall prevention alarms, patient handsets, person-to-person alarms, duress systems (or panic alarms system), nurse call alarm monitoring software, monitored and non-monitored emergency call systems, etc.