In Australia we have standards and guidelines for medical clinics that should be followed help minimize risk and increase patient safety.
Are you opening a new practice?
Are you looking to gain practice accreditation?
Do you use electromedical equipment to treat or diagnose patients on a daily basis?
It is important note that everyone has a part to play in reducing risk of patient harm. If you work in a patient care environment, you should be aware of all potential electrical hazards, and how to reduce the risk of patient harm.
Use this guide to gain an understanding of Australian standards for safety in the medical environment.