11-13-2012, 04:58 PM
(This post was last modified: 11-13-2012, 05:01 PM by 2Tim215.)
(11-13-2012, 04:04 PM)PaulaO2 Wrote: The Escape Auto can, though.
I'd confirm it is indeed new. Ask to be shown the total usage hours. I looked at the clinician manual and they mention it but I couldn't find where it was. You can erase the patient data of used hours but not the overall machine hours used data.
Hi Paula, Good idea. Can the Respiratory Therapist show me the machine usage? Or should I just wait and check it myself as soon as they leave? I believe it shows the serial number also which they would have on file, I found the usage on my Escape with the Serial Number pretty easily so think I could find it on the AutoSet. I wouldn't want to be in their shoes if they did try and pull a fast one, my insurance company really stepped up to get me a new machine as did my Doctor who wrote it as "New". Plus I confirmed with them on the phone that it is indeed a New machine and they said "yes".
Thanks Zonk, I missed that about the escape auto!
Finger Lakes Region, NY
The total machine hours would be in the same place as the Escape.
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