Planet Medical : Antimicrobial Silver Ion Technology

Planet Medical, leading Australian manufacturer of medical lighting equipment has recently added an “Antimicrobial Silver Ion Technology” coating to it’s range of locally made solutions.

Part of the TGIC (Triglycidyl isocyanurate) free polyester powder coat paint finish, Antimicrobial Silver Ion Technology achieves a 95% to 99.9% population reduction in Escheria Coli and Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA), as well as being effective against the following in laboratory conditions:

Multi Drug Resistant Bacteria

  • ESBL Erischeria coli
  • CRE Klebsiella pneumonia
  • MRSA Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
  • VRE Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus

Bacteria

  • Acinetobacter baumanii
  • Bacillus subtilis
  • Campylobacter coli
  • Campylobacter jejuni
  • Clostridium difficile (excluding spore form)
  • Escherichia coli O157
  • Enterbacter aerogenes
  • Enterococcus faecalis
  • Legionella pneumophila
  • Listeria monocytogenes
  • Pseudomonas auruginosa
  • Salmonella enteritidis
  • Salmonella typhimurium
  • Shigella spp.
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Staphylococcus epidermidis
  • Streptococcus faecalis

Achieving a solution that passively helps reduce bacteria population reduction is a fantastic development, and is now available for the following Australian made solutions:


Examination Lighting

ULED

  • 40,000+ lux at 1 metre
  • IP65 light head shaped for easy cleaning/sterilisation
  • Close examination
  • Intensive care
  • Recovery rooms
  • Dermatology
  • Aged care
  • General Practice
  • Out patient
  • Consultant rooms
  • Gynaecological examination

ULED Plus

  • 50,000+ lux at 1 metre
  • IP65 light head shaped for easy cleaning/sterilisation
  • Close examination
  • Over bed
  • Intensive care
  • Recovery rooms
  • Dermatology
  • Aged care
  • General Practice
  • Out patient
  • Consultant rooms
  • Gynaecological examination

Minor Procedure Lighting

Phantom

  • powerful 70,000+ lux @ 1 metre
  • IP65 light head shaped for easy cleaning/sterilisation
  • Emergency
  • High dependency bays
  • Skin Cancer
  • Pre and Post-Operative areas
  • ICU

Healthcare Lighting

OBL Overbed Light

  • Slimline design
  • Top and bottom are tapered toward the front for asymmetric throw of light and easy cleaning
  • IP64 easy to clean for infection control
  • Hospital wards
  • Age care facilities
  • Cyanosis compliance
  • Circadian Rhythm Control
  • Dermatology

To learn more about this Antimicrobial Silver Ion Technology, please download the technical documentation below.

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