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Head of operations Ayaz Aslam gave a presentation on the first year performance of Patient Transfer Service (PTS) started by using around 500 ambulances handed over by the health to ensure 24/7 availability of ambulances to facilitate the shifting of emergency/critical patients from lower heath facilities to specialized healthcare hospitals.
Among the innovative transfer product offerings are the Medi-Glide Board, designed to transfer patients from a bed to a wheelchair or chair and back; the foldable Medi-Roller Board, used for transfers between two flat surfaces such as from a stretcher to a bed; the Medi-Slide, which facilitates changing the posture of seated patients to prevent them from sliding into a poor position; and, the Patient Transfer Turntable which is often used with Medicare System's proprietary Auxiliary Leg Band and padded Gait Belt for added safety, comfort and stability.
By contrast, the ERS in Taiwan improves the efficiency and quality of patient transfer through a coordinated system of care information, such as information concerning bed vacancy and services at regional network hospitals, and imposing mutual responsibility on medical network systems.
The need for inter-hospital patient transfers from rural hospitals to larger, more urban hospitals is predictable considering the limited resources at rural hospitals.
Toyota is working on several other health-care related robots, including the Patient Transfer Assist.
Even though there is a patient transfer service, clearly that is overstretched, hence the need to call in the cabbies.
The King Air 200 will be used as a patient transfer and organ retrieval service, helping to reduce NHS transplant costs by a minimum of 22%.
They can then use ROAM to access the image repository, review images and provide consultation for treatment and/or patient transfer.
Appendices include common medical abbreviations, Iraqi and Afghan translations, patient transfer checklists and a Zulu time chart.
C[yen] The Learjet 60 brings the number of aircraft used for patient transfer to nine, in four different aircraft types.
The transportability of the Carina makes patient transfer seamless and expedient especially when a patient requires nor-invasive support" said Ed Coombs, MA RRT, Director, Critical Care and Ventilation for Draeger Medical, Inc.

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