Patient safety

Medical equipment

In order to guarantee the quality in the maintenance of medical equipment, it is necessary to define which doctors and nurses in a hospital capable and competent to operate. Medical equipment


In Maastricht UMC + follow all doctors and nurses who work with high-risk medical devices regularly trained in using the equipment they work with. After they receive a certificate of proficiency (certification). This certification is valid for three years. After that period, doctors and nurses are automatically called to let test their abilities. Again

By including in the process of purchasing new medical equipment, the certification process, we structurally ensure that medical equipment is used in the Maastricht UMC + .. safe