ACE Summit

Recently, the MERC team led by President Wade Byerly and Senior Director of Equipment Planning Lynne Ingle were part of a webinar hosted by the ACE Summit. Joining them was long-time associate in the healthcare planning and development market…
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Medical Equipment Recalls

At MERC, our team of medical equipment consultants tracks the FDA and manufacturer recalls so we can give you medical equipment valuations and consultation based on up-to-date, real world market factors. Knowing the most current information…
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Why View?

Not only has the spread of the Coronavirus recalibrated the way visiting or working in a healthcare facility is looked at, but technology has also created opportunities to reduce or eliminate the need for staff to be on-site. Hospitals, surgery…
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Liquidation: A Comprehensive Approach

An often-overlooked portion of the equipment portfolio in a new facility expansion is the surplus.  When a new facility is being built or a current facility is expanded, most of the time a portion of the existing equipment is planned for use…
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VIEW Launch

At MERC we constantly innovate and improve the way we deliver our services to our healthcare customers.  That drive to improve how we meet your needs has led us to develop and refine our inventory services with “VIEW” - Virtual Inventory…

Actionable Data from a Medical Equipment Inventory

Getting a better handle on a hospital or healthcare facility’s equipment portfolio is a common discussion point these days. Facilities are finding out that having inventory data helps them better plan and evaluate their equipment needs, as…

MERC Attends the ACE Summit 2017

This past week, MERC attended the annual ACE Summit and Reverse Expo in Atlanta, Georgia at the Westin Peachtree Plaza. The conference has a focus on architecture, construction, and capital equipment in which healthcare providers, group purchasing…

MERC 2016 in Review

First of all, Happy New Year!  Now that we are in 2017, we have had some time to reflect on the medical equipment consulting services we performed this year: both successes and ways to keep improving.  We have been proud to serve many great…

4 Essentials for Preparing an Equipment Inventory

A medical equipment inventory is often looked at as a mundane and time-consuming task.  At the same time it is vitally important to manage assets and track them in a healthcare facility.  What may look simple from the outside is a complex…