Our medical power supplies are rated from 3000 to 5000 VAC and include reinforced insulation and a low leakage current for operator protection (2xMOOP) and patient protection (2xMOPP). Our vast range of medical power supplies are approved to the latest safety standards ANSI/AAMI ES 60601-1, IEC/EN 60601-3rd edition with 2xMOPP/2MOOP.
Choosing the right power supply for any rail application is vital to the output performance. There are several factors that need to be taken into consideration when selecting the right power supply, the EN 50155 safety standard ensures these factors are addressed; high temperature, high vibration environment and challenges of power distribution.
Company – Manufacturer of Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
Requirement – looking to improve power efficiency and come up with a different options to their current 540W toroidal transformer, with the associated size and significant weight of such a product. As efficiency regulations become ever more stringent, all manufacturers of ‘robust’ industrial equipment will begin to face this challenge.
Manufacturer of Home Medical Equipment for Assisted Living
Requirement – Upgrading of their product range requiring a new internal power supply to cope with the increased current demands vs the previously two external products used, while still maintaining all safety approvals and the option to charge a battery back up system from the same unit.
In any hospital or medical setting, it is essential that power supplies are reliable and safe. A power outage or malfunction can be dangerous for both patients and operators. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of power supplies for medical use, and some of the safety features that could occur if you don't choose a medical approved power supply.