This Standard specifies safety requirements for electrical installations in areas where it is intended that low-voltage medical electrical. Incorporating Amendment No. 1. Australian/New Zealand Standard. Electrical installations—. Patient areas. Superseding AS/NZS A. AS/NZS , Electrical installations—Patient treatment areas of protected electrical areas is set out in AS/NZS , Guide to the safe.

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Other socket-outlets to be protected by 30 ma RCD. Contractor must confirm with facility management that electrical reticulation nxs been designed and located to achieve compliance.

CT control room with injector control unit. Permanently wired electrical equipment in patient environment. Patient ensuite bathrooms, shower rooms, toilets …?

We are consulting engineers — not lawyers. Broad acceptance of legal requirements is inhibited by: Not required in BPA ensuites if available within 15 m. Existing installations do not have to be upgraded, but … new work one new socket-outlet must comply with jzs requirement. Maximum field strength and test methods are specified for locations intended for ECG monitoring and recording.


Fixed electrical equipment in the patient environment.

Body/Cardiac Protected Medical Installations: Test & Certification

Alterations in existing patient areas — such as: Neo natal ICU Level 3. Final sub-circuits may ss supply one BPA and its ensuite.

Loss of supply to the UPS must initiate synchronized, pulsating, audible and visual alarms.

Share buttons are a little bit lower. Electrical installation work includes: What about a room that has been successfully used for electrocardiography for 20 years? Socket-outlets for cleaning purposes now only required near BPAs. Socket-outlets require LPD protection if they are accessible — not just readily accessible — without a tool. Maximum tripping time — two tests. We think you have liked this presentation. If you wish to download it, please recommend it to your friends in any social system.

AS/NZS 3003:2011 Electrical installations  Patient areas

LPD protection and EP earthing of socket-outlets outside patient areas: Certain patient areas must be CPAs. Can be outside a BPA if located within 15 m. Verify earthing qs to: A substantive 2nd amendment to to the Ed 2 of IEC was published in Burning, denervation and possibly ventricular fibrillation may occur depending on the magnitude and path of the current.


Dedicated circuit protected by LPD required for socket-outlets used for medical electrical equipment. Accident and emergency departments. Many generator-backed outlets are no longer on essential supplies ESV has issued exemptions 30003 additional red socket-outlets on circuits subject to load shedding under programmable load shedding.

Structurally connected, non-electrical fittings in the patient environment.

Socket-outlet colours unchanged except for some generator-backed circuits. LPD protection where required.

AS/NZS Electrical installations  Patient areas – ppt download

Sleep lab recording room. ICU with regular thermodilution Swann-Ganz monitoring.

Potential difference to EP junction: