The following publications are offered by the Health Care Communications and Emergency Call Systems Group:
Audio Standard for Nurse Call Systems
Standards for evaluating the audio quality to insure systems and peripherals are meeting the needs of health facilities. This includes the evaluation in terms of volume, distortion, and intelligibility.
NEMA Installation Guide for Nurse Call Systems
Guidelines and safe practices for installing healthcare signaling and communication systems to insure the proper installation of systems and peripherals.
Nurse Call System Easy Operation Guide (614k)
Basic guidelines for operating call cords, pillow speakers, air cords, and emergency station...targeted toward patients upon admission to a nurse call equipped bed.
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