– Have you had any medical equipment fail in the past 12 months?
– Was it necessary to initiate emergency clinical procedures when the (name of device) failed?
– What did you do?
– How did you report the failure?
– How quickly did the Medical Equipment Branch/contractor respond when the (name of device) failed?
– What was the reason that the equipment failed?
– Is there back-up equipment for (name device)?
– Where is the back-up equipment located?
– What policies or SOPs are in place to address this type of failure?