The role of sensors in medical technology
Responsibility for high quality is a key part of First Sensor ‘s work in the medical field. For more than 30 years, clients have relied on the company’s research technologies and on its personalized business knowledge.
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Medical technology continues to rely on sensors to help improve the safety and efficiency of medical instruments, while making them easier to use. First Sensor is uniquely positioned to understand customers’ technology applications through the company’s position as a well-established producer and supplier of sensor system solutions for use in the medical field.
First Sensor can help customers looking for a standard solution for their measurement tasks, as well as those looking for a custom solution to meet their needs. The key elements for both the quality and reliability of customers’ products and solutions are largely represented by sensors, and for this reason, First Sensor is meticulous in its development, manufacturing and service functions, maintaining compliance. certified procedures and systems.
The company’s EN ISO 13485 certification ensures that it meets the stringent requirements of medical products, and these top-notch quality standards have placed First Sensor as one of the leading providers of sensor solutions for measuring oxygen, radiation, flow, acceleration, liquid level, pressure and light.
It is common knowledge that medical technology can mean the difference between life and death for some patients, and First Sensor is keenly aware of the multifaceted measurement tasks and difficult testing that are part of the field.
First Sensor has designed extremely sensitive ultra-low pressure sensors that can detect a sudden episode of even slight spontaneous breathing, helping to ensure that the patient’s breathing efforts are kept as low as possible. The direction of flow can be quickly detected and measured by First Sensor flow sensors which are well suited for use with portable instruments.
Flexible capacitive liquid level sensors are also available from First Sensor and can be used for non-contact measurements, ensuring sterility. Finally, the wide range of photodiodes developed by the company offers rapid and sensitive measurements of infrared, ultraviolet and visible light, in addition to ionizing radiation.
The sensors, systems and solutions designed and produced by First Sensor are customized to meet individual customer requirements. This customization can be as simple as simple modifications to a standard model, or as complex as designing an integrated system with a number of features. It could even involve the development of a whole new sensor system.
Before adjusting the design, specifications or range of operations within their applications to match standard sensors, which can be time consuming and difficult, customers should contact First’s sales and development engineers. Sensor.
The whole value added chain
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Customer dependence on supply chain flexibility is increasing and, as a reliable partner, First Sensor can assist customers through a variety of custom solutions ranging from warehousing or parts delivery. replacement until assimilation into a customer’s value and supply chain.
First Sensor is a leading sensor supplier and is well established globally, with its head office located in Germany, alongside production and sales centers located in Asia, Europe and America. Customers can contact First Sensor to take advantage of the benefits of sensor solutions ideal for their individual uses in medical technology.
First Sensor SA
First Sensor AG is one of the world’s leading suppliers in the field of sensor systems. Our company develops and manufactures standardized and tailor-made sensor solutions for the detection of light, radiation, pressure, flow, level and acceleration for applications in growing industry markets, medical and mobility.
The company produces internally and throughout the value chain, from component to system.
With more than 800 employees, we are represented at six German sites and also have development, production and sales sites in the United States, Canada, China, the Netherlands, Great Britain, France, in Sweden and Denmark, as well as a global network of partners. We guarantee our compliance by regularly successful certifications of the sites according to ISO / TS 16949, ISO 14001, EN ISO 13485, EN 9100 and ISO 9001 – corresponding to the respective field of activity.
First Sensor AG is listed on the Prime Standard of the German Stock Exchange in Frankfurt.
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