Purely is Growing and Hiring!!

We have an exciting and unique opportunities for a highly motivated individuals to join our team:

Field Service Technician - The Field Service Technician is an organized self-starter responsible for the hands-on maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of existing piped Medical Gas and Vacuum systems.

Please send cover letters and resumes to: sarah@purelymedgas.com

 Flameless Med Gas Fitting Arrives in Midwest

A new technology to join medical gas piping and make final connections is here, according to the team at Purely Med Gas.

"No more torches, hot work permits or long shutdowns," said Tom Spremo, president of Purely Med Gas.

The Lokring fitting features an NFPA approved, gasketless joint that will minimize the time and risk during shutdowns.

Contact Purely Med Gas for product information and training.

 

 Purely presents at ASHE Region 6 Conference

Medical gas industry expert Tom Spremo, president and founder of Purely Med Gas, Inc. shared his expertise on medical gas system management during a seminar for the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

"Managing Med Gas Modifications" presented proven methods to increase safety for patients and users during a Modification. The new flameless med gas fitting was also be a topic of discussion, along with important changes to the recently released NFPA 99 2012 code.

Spremo is a member of various regional and national technical committees. His exclusive focus on Medical Gas and Vacuum systems and over 30 years of industry experience combine to provide a valuable and trusted resource for these specialized systems.

The conference was held at the Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minnesota,

With more than 11,000 members, ASHE is the largest association devoted to optimizing the health care physical environment. As a trusted industry resource, ASHE is committed to it's members, the facilities they build and maintain, and the patients they serve.

For more information on the association or their seminars, visit ASHE's website.

 

New Purely Med Gas Education Center Will Host Medical Gas Workshops, Seminars

Purely Med Gas has opened an Education Center at its new metropolitan Milwaukee headquarters.

This state-of-the-art center includes an interactive classroom and hands-on workshop. The Education Center will offer training in medical gas system design, management, installation, maintenance, and clinical staff awareness.

Classes and training will be led by Purely Med Gas’s industry leading experts.

Purely Med Gas can also bring its training programs to a client’s facility, and regularly provides its expertise at health care conferences and seminars throughout the nation.

 

Medical Gas Installation Handbook to Replace NFPA's 99C Document

The new “Medical Gas and Vacuum Systems Installation Handbook” will replace NFPA 99C, the National Fire Protection Association has announced.
NFPA 99C will no longer be a standalone document.

The new handbook, which will come out in 2012, will be the source for the latest medical gas and vacuum system and fullcolor visuals. It will include expert commentary that explains code intent and practical application insights. The book will have more than 100 photos, tables and charts that will clarify concepts. Also included will be supplements on qualifications for personnel performing medical gas work, and general brazing procedures, cleaning for oxygen service and preparing for brazing, and installation testing and documentation.

NFPA 99 is generally accepted as one of the most widely used codes for the installation and use of equipment, and the daily operation of medical gas and vacuum systems in medical facilities.

The new handbook will provide the relevant requirements from NFPA 99, plus the additional visual and explanatory support required to clearly understand the installation and maintenance requirements related to these critical systems.

Copies of the handbook can be ordered from the NFPA online catalog, www.nfpa.org.

 

Purely Med Gas Implements Purely Paperless

Clients of Purely Med Gas will have convenient access to up-to-date information on their accounts through Purely Med Gas’s new “Purely Paperless” secure online access system.

“Through Purely Paperless, clients will be able to securely access their documentation, service history and equipment inventory; no more waiting,” said Sarah Thomson, vice president of Purely Med Gas.”