Now, less time is wasted looking for medical devices as medical engineers can quickly identify and locate devices within minutes. This is also prevent delays to patient care as equipment is available when needed.
The trust has realised a consistent increase in overall planned preventive maintenance (PPM) compliance, achieving 98 per cent of very high-risk device compliance. As a result, critical PPM activities can be performed on time and even ahead of schedule.
Fewer medical devices have also been purchased since the new asset management process has reduced the amount of money spent on procuring surplus equipment.