Definition : Tables with a smooth and polished flat-top surface that frequently have raised rims and rounded corners; the tabletop may slope toward a table sink; they are available either fixed, mobile, or portable. They usually include a waste receptacle. These tables facilitate collection and disposal of bloodborne pathogens and hazardous materials from contaminated individuals in healthcare facilities (e.g., hospitals, nursing homes), contributing to contamination control. Decontamination tables are used for patients suffering from traumas, burns, wounds, and other diseases with potential for contamination; they are also used in emergency situations involving contaminated patients.
Entry Terms : "Decontamination Tables"
UMDC code : 20338
Hazmat Medical Assoc
For 18 years now, Hazmat Medical Associates (HMA) has been providing emergency responders with the equipment and training that they need to deal with a weapon of mass destruction (WMD) or Hazmat incident.
The owner and operator of the company, Bob Harty, was an emergency responder; a firefighter/paramedic for 20+ years, and a Vietnam-era veteran of the U.S. Army.
North American Rescue Products Inc
North American Rescue (NAR) is dedicated to decreasing preventable death by providing the most effective and highest quality mission critical medical products to our military, federal agencies, civilian law enforcement, EMS and pre-hospital life savers. We design, develop and test these products based on the military's Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) guidelines, Rescue Human Factors engineering, evidenced based medicine and an in-depth understanding of the requirements from you – our customers.