Multi-Medix Ltd is putting the finishing touches to the first, universal Diagnostic Ultrasound QA Manual in accordance with BMUS, AIUM, EFSUMB and IPEM Guidance.
What does the manual cover?
• Practical guidance to understanding, implementing, and undertaking ultrasound QA.
• Access all the required procedures and forms
• Video ‘How to’ guides
Darren Woolley and Dr Nick Dudley have worked together to produce an accessible manual with the goal to improve patient safety worldwide.
Dr Nick Dudley is an ultrasound physicist, with 40 years-experience, with over 50 peer-reviewed publications, and has contributed to ultrasound QA guidelines in the UK and Europe.
Darren Woolley has over 25 years’ experience maintaining and managing medical equipment. He implemented the UK’s first ISO 13485 certified ultrasound probe lab and is a now a leading authority on electronic probe testing, including identification of counterfeit and unsafe probes.
Nick explained, “Darren and I have collaborated on research over the last 6 years and we are both passionate about helping all ultrasound users confidently implement a QA programme, which will ensure compliance and safeguard the patient. The Manual, and its accompanying videos, provide ultrasound users worldwide with QA processes that are easy to implement.”
The Manual is accompanied by ‘how to’ videos, procedures, and forms, located together on-line in a single place. Multi-Medix has made it as easy as possible for ultrasound users to implement QA and make it an ongoing, integral part of their clinical operation.
The Manual is the first stage of ongoing work by Multi-Medix to raise awareness of ultrasound QA and further educational resources will be delivered in the future.
The Diagnostic Ultrasound Quality Assurance Manual is available from November 2020, to request a copy go to http://multi-medix.com/quality-assurance-contact-form/
The Multi-Medix team are built on the foundations of NHS Clinical Scientists, Clinical Technologists, and experienced business leaders, who are passionate about quality, customer service, value for money, and patient safety.
Multi-Medix are ISO 13485:2016 certified by BSI under certificate number MD 677953.
For more information, visit multi-medix.com