A Complete list of Medical Equipment you need for setting up a maternity healthcare facility
A maternity hospital is meant to take care of mother and
child during pregnancy till the birth of the child. Before getting to what kind
of medical equipment are important for the maternity set-up, it is also
important to know all the various departments, a typical maternity set-up
consist of. These entire departments comprises of various medical equipment and
- Out Patient Department (OPD): First of the department in any typical
maternity set up would be the OPD. In this department all the consultation and
regular check-ups take place in the entire time of pregnancy.
- Labour Room: It is the room in which a pregnant woman
is brought into when she goes into labour naturally or is induced. A woman is
taken utmost care in the labour room.
- Patient rooms and wards: After the delivery, baby and
the mother are need to be shifted to the ward and room.
- Operation Theatre (OT):
It is basically the emergency room. If during the operation there is
some problem. Patient is immediately shifted to OT.
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU): Sometimes the
child is premature, in this case the child is shifted immediately to NICU for
Baby Care Equipment take care of all the departments
in the maternity set ups. Manufacturing is done for all the departments and
For instance for the labor room
some of the prerequisite equipment are Birthing Bed, Delivery Table and labour
coat. Birthing bed is comfortable for the women who are in labour as well as
assisting personnel.Vaccum Apparatus is another such instrument to remove
different type of secretions including liquid and gaseous secretions. OT light
is used by the personnel for illuminating an area of the patient. A radiant
warmer might be needed for providing heat and tray for keeping baby.
For the OT some helpful apparatus might be ultrasound machine which help the doctor to examine the patient of various health issue. Fetal Diopter is a handheld ultrasound transducer to detect foetal heartbeat. Spotlight will be required for projecting a beam of light on specific part of patient body.
For the operation theater might require a operation table for
the comfort of the patient. It is also called surgical table. OT lights are used for
illuminating the local area of the patient. Another instrument could be
anaesthesia machine and equipment.
For the patient wards we require
hospital beds and waiting room for the visitor's.
For the NICU we require neonatal equipment, blood pressure monitor, CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) for sending oxygen to the baby's lungs in his windpipe, endothelial tube, incubator, urinary catheter and at last the radiant warmer.
All these baby care equipment and devices are manufactured by GWS on day to day basis as per the requirement of our clients. All of our devices are tried and tested as we know baby and mother in this stage of life are very sensitive and they deserve the best care in the world.