Modern medicine and operating techniques mean that survival rates and life expectancy of the human race is increasing. With the benefit of early diagnosis, portable equipment allowing for road side, life-saving operations and the advancement in therapy techniques, modern medicine and healthcare relies more than ever on failsafe interconnections.

The medical sector requires unfailing, mission critical, electrical connections. With patients health and well-being at the forefront, interconnect integrity and reliability is essential. The reliability and frequency of data transmission is paramount within the sector where availability of information can mean the difference between life and death.

Complete Electronics Ltd offer a broad range of interconnect manufacturers who offer connectivity solutions for the health care sector, these manufacturers include  Bulgin and Lumberg.

Circular connectors compliment the front panel while performing in harsh medical environments requiring ruggedness, sealing and sterilisation. Offering a range of contact technologies, hybrid configurations and power allowances, Standard and customisable circular connectors with easy-to-use coupling options ensure mating pairs are fully engaged.

Bulgin’s range of Standard Buccaneer waterproof connectors is ideal for applications where the ingress of dust or water is inherent and so are perfect for use in the health care sector. Bulgin also offer mains filters, designed to reduce conducted mains borne EMI, and provides many solutions to EMI problems. They even have a specific attenuation option for medical applications. Current ratings are from 1 to 10 amps with single or twin fused types also available.

Lumberg offer solutions within operating room instrumentation and patient monitoring with their range of push pull circular connectors. The ST series from Hirschmann are also used within this field.

If you have a specific connectivity requirement for a medical application and need some help and advice on the best connector solution for you then get in touch with the Complete Electronics Ltd office today. With our in depth product knowledge and scope for bespoke solutions, we are sure to be able to assist you with your requirements.