Refrigerators and Freezers


June 2021 - Vol.10 No. 6 - Page #6

More and more clinical laboratories are taking advantage of purpose-designed and built, medical-grade refrigeration technology. While there are a wide range of clinical capacities and locations that require durable and reliable refrigerated storage, it is the advanced features of medical-grade devices that are so appealing to laboratory directors and the several pathology and laboratory disciplines that depend on precise environmental storage conditions. Furthermore, the need for deep freezing has expanded in recent years and these devices require the same strict levels of temperature control and metrics reporting as refrigerators.

The number of laboratories making exclusive use of medical-grade units continues to grow, and this concept combined with strong user satisfaction makes a strong argument for the acquisition of these essential devices.


A healthy portion (57%) of facilities planning to adopt new refrigeration systems will do so within the next 2 years.


Helmer and Thermo Fisher enjoy substantial representation in medical laboratories, while this market remains busy with Cardinal Health, Follett, and others also well used.

Click here to view a larger version of this Figure


As with Vendors in Use, Thermo Fisher, Helmer, and Cardinal Health are garnering the greatest interest; at the same time, the numerous available options provide a variety of choice in this market.

Click here to view a larger version of this Figure


Other than a small downturn in 2018, the exclusive use of medical-grade refrigeration has steadily risen over the last 5 years.

 

Login

Like what you've read? Please log in or create a free account to enjoy more of what www.medlabmag.com has to offer.

WHERE TO FIND
Refrigeration/Freezers
For a full list of vendors offering Refrigeration/Freezers, go to: www.medlabmag.com/findit
Key Refrigeration/Freezers Suppliers
PHC Corporation of North America
MPR-N250FH-PA Pharmaceutical Refrigerator/Freezer Combo
Cardinal Health
Follett
Helmer Scientific
Horizon Scientific, Inc (A Standex Company)

Current Issue

Enter our Sweepstakes now for your chance to win the following prizes:

Just answer the following quick question for your chance to win:

To continue, you must either login or register: