Established in 1983, Medica Corporation manufactures easy-to-use, easy-to-maintain, low-cost in vitro diagnostic analyzers. The company’s wide range of products includes clinical chemistry analyzers, electrolyte analyzers, blood gas analyzers, and OEM ion-selective electrode (ISE) modules.
With the rise in demand for on-site diagnostic testing in group practice offices, clinics, and laboratories, Medica is committed to developing products that are designed to increase lab efficiency and testing accuracy. The analyzer models they offer include:
EasyLyte Na/K Analyzer – This completely automated, microprocessor-controlled analyzer features ISE (Ion Selective Electrode) technology to measure electrolytes. Precise measurement of electrolyte abnormalities is crucial for proper patient management. Combining easy Yes/No prompted operation, simple maintenance, and reliability in one economical design the device is ideal for the measurement various combinations of sodium and potassium in whole blood, serum, plasma, or urine.
EasyBloodGas – This compact and user-friendly blood gas analyzer provides accurate measurements of pH, PCO2, PCO2 and PO2 and eleven additional parameters. Designed to meet the laboratory’s need to deliver sample results economically, Medica’s EasyBloodGas™ offers traditional blood gas analysis in a new compact format. Its advanced features include simple menus, sample probe with self-wiping feature and a small footprint that saves space.
EasyStat – The EasyStat analyzer measures pH, PCO2, PO2, Na+, K+, Ca++, Cl-, and Hct and calculates additional parameters. Disposable electrodes and the reagent module of the device ensure economical operation and low cost per sample. Other features include bar code scanner option for accurate input of patient, operator and QC data, Simple menus for user guidance and disposable electrodes and reagent module.
EasyRA Clinical Chemistry Analyzer – This fully automated clinical chemistry analyzer is quickly operational and ready to run samples. The instrument features RFID technology that eliminates the need to manually program reagents, two levels of quality controls and 4 Medica ISE sensors for chemical analysis of any sample. It enables analysis of stat samples in less than 8 minutes.
Laboratories should partner with an experienced lab equipment supplier to purchase Medica analyzers. A reputable dealer will offer competitive pricing as well as comprehensive post-sales support.