3. December 2018
Hygiene is vitally important in so many industries, but especially in the health sector. Hospitals are there to make sick people better, not worse. Cleanliness is a concern in every area of the building, but is definitely a matter of life and death in the surgical wing. Merivaara Corp., headquartered in Finland, began providing the market with hospital beds in 1901. Today, the company is a pioneer in digital technologies for the operating room and elsewhere. Offering clients innovative products in a multitude of health-related niches allows Merivaara to be a full-service firm for its valued customer base.
4. May 2018
Airborne particles in ORs can pose a risk to patients, so we work hard to control air cleanliness in operating theatres. No one wants to come out of a hospital to be sicker than when he went in. That is why we put such stress on minimising hospital-acquired infections. The operating room is of significant interest because there a patient is particularly vulnerable.
24. November 2017
Finnish Association of Civil Engineers (RIL) has awarded the RIL 2017 award to the InoroomTM operating theatre concept. A panel of expert judges shortlisted three finalists, from which Minister of Transport and Communications Anne Berner selected the winner.
29. March 2017
There is a growing awareness of the prevalence and dangers of hospital-acquired infections. In one year in the United States such infections have been estimated to affect 1.7 million patients and cause 99,000 deaths. Infection risks can be reduced through a variety of measures, such as hand hygiene and wearing the proper gloves, masks and clothing. Yet these are only a small part of the solution.
15. November 2016
Inoroom™ turnkey delivery includes everything expected from a state of the art operating theatre, from planning to installation and maintenance, i.e. clean room structures, integrated hospital and building management systems, smart controls, standard hygiene management, user friendly interfaces, training and maintenance.
14. November 2016
New Merivaara Q-Flow™ surgical light can reduce the risk of hospital infections.
Merivaara Q-Flow surgical light improves the working environment in operating rooms as well as offers a new way to reduce the risk of infections.
13. November 2015
Hospitals and clinics today are having access to great new technology that help them take better care of their patients, for example, imaging systems that play a major role in both diagnostics and surgical procedures. At the same time, the staff needs to adapt to using new systems and various user interfaces at an increasing speed.