topic: Office Equipment

Office Equipment

Office Equipment

Below is a general list of office equipment you’ll need for your clinic:

  • EKG machine
  • Glucometer
  • Pulse oximeter
  • Differently sized BP cuffs
  • Blue light
  • Vision chart
  • Ear irrigation kits
  • Lab supplies (cultures- bacterial and viral, rapid strep, rapid flu, urine dip sticks, urine pregnancy test, UDS (in-office), all colored tops for labs (get a list from the lab as to what lab test for which tube)
  • Differently sized butterflies and reg needles
  • Stool culture kits
  • Urine cups with wipes
  • Tourniquets
  • Microscope with slides (if needed).
  • Otoscope/ophthalmoscope
  • Mercury rectal thermometer
  • Nebulizer
  • Tubing
  • Peak flow meter
  • Scale – for both adults and infants
  • AED
  • Allergic reaction kit (contents listed in DPC Manual)
  • Oxygen tank with a nasal cannula
  • Desktops – you don’t need a supercomputer – aim for $300-500 for a decent tower type computer – it’ll be plenty for your practice
  • Apple or PC is your preference and budget
  • Smartphone for after-hours patient communication
  • One multi-function type printer
  • Thermal (dymo) printers for lab labels, shipping, Rx bottles
  • Dropbox account for online file storage (PRN)
  • Greeting cards
  • Thermometer for the fridge if storing medicines,
  • Medical equipment – gently used on eBay is fantastic

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