Whether in diagnostics, the operating theatre or doctors’ surgeries, medical equipment must be operated intuitively if physicians and other medical staff are to be able to concentrate fully on their patients.
In this field of very demanding man-machine interfaces, steute possesses comprehensive expertise. Steute Meditec contains produces not only a standard range of foot and hand controls for medical devices, but also numerous tailor-made actuators for highly complex and now often wireless customer-specific applications, e.g. for surgery or ophthalmology.
All steute control units for medical equipment meet the highest standards of ergonomic comfort and accessibility. They are manufactured in accordance with the EN ISO 13485 certified QM system for medical products.
MODULAR FOOT SWITCH FOR THE OK
The MFS-MED GP712 series foot switches are characterized by their modular housing. The foot switch can be equipped with a variety of operating elements. The user can choose between pedals, buttons, joypads and toggle switches. The number of controls is also variable.
Hygiene and operational safety
Hygiene plays an important role in the development of switches for medical applications. Silicone sleeves close the enclosure of the environment with a degree of sealing of IP68. The foot switch can be equipped with a protective bracket and LEDs.