How The University of Nevada, Reno Keeps Its Lab Running When The Power Fails

In early November 2015, Dave Quilici, Ph.D., of the University of Nevada, Reno Proteomics Center had a problem. His laboratory instruments continually lost power thanks to the lack of reliable power coming from NV Energy (the electric utility service Reno, NV). His Orbitrap Mass Spectrometer from Thermo Fisher Scientific was of particular concern as the … More How The University of Nevada, Reno Keeps Its Lab Running When The Power Fails

Battery Backup Power, Inc. Rental Program Provides Over 8 Hours of Emergency Backup Power to CPAP During SDG&E Planned Power Outage

In October 2015, Chuck of San Juan Capistrano, California received notice from SDG&E of an upcoming prolonged planned power outage. The planned outage would start at 8 p.m. and end around 9:00 a.m. the following morning. Chuck and his wife were concerned that his CPAP treatment would be disrupted as the CPAP wouldn’t run without … More Battery Backup Power, Inc. Rental Program Provides Over 8 Hours of Emergency Backup Power to CPAP During SDG&E Planned Power Outage

What Are The Red Outlets In Hospitals And Medical Facilities?

The red outlets (sometimes referred to as sockets) in hospitals and medical facilities indicate that they are on emergency backup power. The bright red color helps nurses, doctors, and hospital staff quickly and clearly identify where to plug in critical equipment during an emergency situation. The backup power usually consists of a combination of battery … More What Are The Red Outlets In Hospitals And Medical Facilities?

It’s The Law To Have Backup Power In Florida

The Florida Department of Health, Board of Medicine, Standards of Practice for Medical Doctors Rule 64B8-9.009 effective 04/06/2015 requires that medical facilities including ambulatory surgery offices have backup power. Section h. states: “Sufficient back up power is required to allow the physician to safely terminate the procedure and to allow the patient to emerge from … More It’s The Law To Have Backup Power In Florida

How Hematology Oncology Consultants Protects Its Life Saving Refrigerated Drugs

In late August 2015, Hematology Oncology Consultants discovered they had a potential issue. Their VitalPath Integrated Dispensing Solution by Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions was perfect at efficiently and safely dispensing drugs when there was power, but it could put “hundreds of thousands of dollars” of drugs at risk during an outage. The refrigerated piece of … More How Hematology Oncology Consultants Protects Its Life Saving Refrigerated Drugs

How Providence Medical Center Gets Excellent Lab Results Every Time

            Pictured above are Battery Backup Power, Inc. double conversion pure sine wave uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems teamed with a stand alone isolation transformer providing clean uninterrupted power to flow cytometers and laboratory computers at Providence Medical Center. A BD LSRII, Fortessa LSR, Aria II are all provided uninterrupted power … More How Providence Medical Center Gets Excellent Lab Results Every Time

How A Battery Backup Power, Inc. Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS System) Could Save the Life of Someone Close To You

A Battery Backup Power, Inc. uninterruptible power supply (UPS) provides warning and backup power to a CPAP machine during power outages. On March 13th, 2015 Johnie S. received his Battery Backup Power, Inc. (www.batterybackuppower.com) 1500 VA / 900 watt pure sine wave uninterruptible power supply for his Remstar Auto/A-Flex M Series CPAP (continuous positive airway … More How A Battery Backup Power, Inc. Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS System) Could Save the Life of Someone Close To You