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Can Vscan Air be used in Ambulances and Air Ambulances like the Vscan Extend*?

Vscan Air conforms to multiple standards and tests for air/land ambulance use including the following safety standards:

  • IEC 60601-1-12: use in the emergency medical services environment
  • EN 13718-1: for medical devices used in air ambulances
  • EN 1789: road ambulances


Additional tests:

  • RTCA DO-160G Section 7 Operational Shocks and Crash Safety
  • RTCA DO-160G Section 8.8.3 Random Test Procedure for Category U2 - Unknown Helicopter Frequencies 
  • RTCA DO-160G Section 20 Radio Frequency Susceptibility Category R
  • RTCA DO-160G Section 21 Category M Electromagnetic Emissions


* The device has been verified for limited use outside of professional healthcare facilities. Use is restricted to environmental properties described in the user manual. Please contact your GE Healthcare sales representative for detailed information.



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