10 THINGS TO ASK BEFORE
YOU BUY A POINT-OF-CARE CT SCANNER
Market leader in medical cone beam CT?
Experts in CT? Engineers on staff?
FDA clearance for medical devices?
Time in business?
Track record of dependability?
Built and serviced in USA?
Supporter of ENT and Allergy associations?
Endorsed by your colleagues?
How easy is the software to use?
How many steps are needed to scan?
How fast will your scan be available?
Is CT compatible with
instruments and EHR?
Seamless image retrieval,
Compatible with ALL IGS systems?
Geometrically accurate in infinite planes?
Software features to optimize preferred views?
Zoom view option with higher resolution?
High-resolution Temporal Bone images?
Both ears in the same scan?
Size of the Field-of-View (FOV)?
Service team certified and employed by manufacturer? Registered in your state to service CTs? Use OEM parts? Unlimited remote service and support? Entire system covered by warranty? What is included in Comprehensive Service? Is it Insurance or Service? WHO will really service your device?
5.FITS IN YOUR SPACE
Does the complete system fit in your space?
Comfortable for both operator and patient?
Easy to perform scans in that space?
6.safety & compliance
Does OEM itself provide training and support?
FDA cleared safe and effective as a (JAK) medical device? Fully NEMA XR-29 Conformant?
Vendor track record for safety issues?
Vendor assist with IAC accreditation?
7.low radiation dose
Does vendor provide
Does system have
Automatic Exposure Control?
Pediatric protocol to
Smart Dose Check feature?
Provided by OEM? 3rd party?
Number of users included?
Cost for more? What is included?
Reporting tools? Upgrades?
Access images in PC, MAC, smart devices?
True DICOM Export available?
9.ENT and Allergy
System features customized
for ENT and Allergy?
Vendor recognized as
specialist in ENT and Allergy?
Vendor published white papers
on CT for ENT and Allergy?
Number of CT systems sold
to ENT and Allergy in U.S.?
10.true turnkey system
Complete functional system or
Unlimited software updates?
Seamless integration with
EHR? PACS? IGS?
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