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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering

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Equipment library

The Trust has four equipment libraries, in the John Radcliffe Hospital, West Wing / Children's Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre.

Racks with scientific equipment lined up on them

Items stocked in the libraries include the following.

  • Patient cardiac monitoring
  • Volumetric infusion pumps
  • Syringe pumps
  • Syringe drivers
  • Pulse oximeters
  • PCAs
  • PCEAs
  • Nebulisers
  • Humidifiers
  • Feed pumps
  • Pressure relieving mattresses
  • Flotron pumps (Churchill and NOC only)
  • VAC therapy units
  • Mattress storage / disposal bags
  • 'Bair Hugger' patient warming devices
  • Echo MiniTech hearing devices

The devices are issued on a loan basis to clinical areas which have opted in to the service, and are collected after use.

The porters provide a delivery service out of hours, on Bank Holidays and at weekends.

The Equipment Libraries and Training Manager is available for training and advice on the use and purchase of equipment.

Please note: bariatric equipment is available via the Back Care Team on each site.

Contact us

  • Equipment Libraries and Training Manager/Administrator: 01865 221380
    Monday to Friday 7.00am - 3.00pm
  • John Radcliffe Equipment Library: 01865 220039
    Monday to Friday 7.00am - 3.00pm
  • West Wing Equipment Library: 01865 231798
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 7.30am - 12.30pm
  • Churchill Equipment Library: 01865 225324
    Monday to Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm
  • NOC Equipment Library: 01865 237672
    Monday to Friday 7.15am - 1.45pm
  • Infusion Device Training Team: 01865 851147 (answer machine)
    Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm