Engr. Elpidio Paras’ two innovations – the prototype disinfection cabin and the portable wheeled disinfection device, both using Ultraviolet UV-C Germicidal Irradiation technology has now been deployed at the Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) in Cagayan de Oro City.
“ParaSafe” is a portable UV-C Room disinfection unit which can be useful in healthcare facilities for non-contact sanitization of PPEs, surgical gowns, masks, shoes. and medical devices. Meanwhile, “ParaZap” is a mobile disinfection device which can be wheeled into operating theatres, ICUs, delivery rooms, etc thereby reducing turnaround times.
NMMC is the sole referral medical facility for COVID-19 patients in the region. Check out photos below courtesy of John Adrian M. Saquilayan.
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