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Medical Equipment and Asset Appraisals

A medical equipment or asset appraisal is when an item or group of items is given a monetary valuation based upon several determining factors that have influence on the value. This service is very useful to hospitals, surgery centers, and clinics…
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Estimated Remaining Useful Life of Your Medical Equipment

Estimated Remaining Useful Life (ERUL) is a highly useful opinion based upon the ongoing utility of a piece of medical equipment, a grouping of medical equipment, or other assets.  We at MERC use the following definition of ERUL: an estimate…
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What Are Your Medical Equipment Needs?

Sometimes a simple answer gets straight to the core of the requirement.There may be a number of complex tasks and dependencies to achieve the goal, but simplicity sometimes is the best way of describing the value you need for your given situation.It…
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Inventory…Do It Yourself?

Often a facility or organization struggles with understanding the value of having an medical equipment inventory done.When it is decided that the inventory is necessary, organizations face the dilemma of doing the work themselves or hiring somebody…
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MERC YouTube Channel

MERC now has a YouTube Channel! Below is the link the YouTube channel called "MedicalConsultants" in which we will be adding informational videos about our medical equipment consulting services.  Feel free to check out the videos and subscribe…
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Q&A on Transition Planning

Recently MERC finished a project in Houston, Texas consulting on a surgery center transition to a new facility attached to an existing hospital and closure of the original site. MERC also consulted with a large children’s hospital in Colorado…
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Premier Contracted Supplier

Medical Equipment Resources & Consulting is proud to announce that we have been contracted as a vendor with Premier, Inc.Premier is one of the largest group purchasing organizations in the United States and having been chosen as a contracted…
Appraising medical equipment and related assets has become an integral part of the current healthcare landscape.Many different considerations from facility/practice acquisition to purchasing/lease options drive the need for proper fair market…
Oftentimes overlooked in the exciting change to a new or expanded facility is the transition of your existing medical equipment to the new space. Sure, your new space has new technology infrastructure, the size of the area has increased, and…
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What do we have and where is it? Why a medical equipment inventory is important.

In a hospital or clinic setting, executive leadership is looking for ways to better understand the quantity of equipment assets they own. The only way to achieve that understanding is to perform a thorough asset inventory. First of all, an…