Internal Medicine clinicians deal with a wide variety of health care scenarios and patients. Point of care ultrasounds provide healthcare professionals and sonographers the ability to easily perform diagnostic imaging safely and reliably at a patient’s location making it an excellent option for Internal Medicine healthcare professionals and their patients.
Point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) helps your practice reduce unnecessary costs and delays. When point of care ultrasound is utilized imaging timing decreases and accuracy increases. This results in more comfortable and satisfied patients. Point of care ultrasound is also an excellent option for Internal Medicine professionals and sonographers who are working in the field, traveling between clinical offices or are working in resource limited settings.
Selecting the Right Internal Medicine Point of Care Ultrasound System
There are a variety of Internal Medicine POCUS on the market and that can make identifying the right ultrasound machine that fits your needs and budget a challenge. National Ultrasound’s expert team, made up of experienced sonographers understands that challenge and has highlighted four units from entry, mid, high and flagship levels. These units were selected based on their features, options, performance and price to help you identify a unit best suited to fit your practices needs and budget.
The four units covered in this article are:
- Mindray M6
- GE Logiq P9
- GE Vivid S70
- GE Logiq E10
Below are our recommendations for four levels of Internal Medicine POC Ultrasound Machines
Entry Level: Mindray M6 Ultrasound Machine
National Ultrasound is the exclusive distributor of the Mindray M6 ultrasound system. This diagnostic imaging system was designed to achieve an ideal balance between size and performance.
The Mindray M6 provides top of the line image quality through a variety of technological advancements including:
- Multi-beam formation
- iClear speckle suppression imaging
- iBeam spatial compounding imaging
- HR Flow
- Ultra-Wideband Non-linear (UWN) for contrast imaging
- Many more
Mindray M6 is an efficient and dependable diagnostic tool. It’s so dependable that the unit comes standard with a 5-year manufacturer’s warranty. See video reviews and learn more about the Mindray M6 ultrasound machine.
Mid Level: GE Logiq P9 Ultrasound Machine
The GE LOGIQ P9 ultrasound machine combines the latest in ultrasound diagnostic and vital monitoring technology with the best digital imaging and display. The Logiq P9 comes with a 21.5” wide screen LCD high-resolution display and an advanced user interface with high resolution 10.4” wide LCD touch screen.
Some of the GE Logiq P9’s key features are:
- Automatic Optimization
- CrossXBeamTM compounding
- Speckle Reduction Imaging (SRI-HD)
- Fine Angle Steering
- Coded Harmonic Imaging
- Virtual Convex
- Real-time automatic Doppler calculations,
- 3 active probe ports
- B-Mode, M-Mode, Color Flow Mode (CFM)
- Power Doppler Imaging (PDI)
- Many more
High Level: GE Vivid S70 Ultrasound Machine
The Vivid S70 is a robust, mobile system that includes a 19″ LED monitor with articulating arm and 12.1” touch screen with ultra-high resolution, intuitive user interface, clear resolution display, and remote image storage archive capabilities. At just 21.7” width the GE Vivid S70 ultrasound machine can easily fit into tight spots.
Some of the GE Vivid S70 key features are:
- Anatomical M-mode
- Tissue Tracking
- TSI and Strain
- Smart Stress
- TEE: 4D Transesophageal TEE probe
- Scan Assist Pro
- 3 DLP, 1 RS, 1 Doppler probe connectors
- Automated quantification of the LV and MV
- Many more
GE Vivid S70 an extremely efficient 2D and 4D ultrasound system with 4D TEE capability that takes this unit to a new level of quality. GE’s innovative, programmable and flexible beamforming technology, cSound, provides exceptional image quality and power. Offering both coherent and harmonic image processing, this system provides computational power, ease of imaging, workflow flexibility, and more. This unit comes standard with a 1 year warranty. Learn more about the GE Vivid S70 ultrasound machine.
Flagship: GE Logiq E10 Ultrasound Machine
The LOGIQ E10’s intuitive operation and mobility give the user enhanced workflow and ease of use. The E10 comes with a 23” OLED monitor and offers high image quality and quick exam speed, to handle compelling cases with ease and confidence. With a 10x processing power and 48x data throughput compared to traditional ultrasounds, the LOGIQ E10 delivers a real-time image with more details than ever before.
There is no need to make any adjustments because every image pixel is in focus delivering clarity and confidence during exams. The LOGIQ E10 has increased uniformity from near to far field, outstanding spatial and contrast resolution and extraordinary frame rate.
The LOGIQ E10 embraces digital transformation to deliver innovative solutions for you, in any clinical care area, with attention to your daily needs in portability and cleanability.
Some of the key features of the LOGIQ E10 are:
- Ergonomic keyboard
- Touch screen panel
- B Steer, B-Flow imaging
- Contrast-Enhanced imaging
- 2D Shear Wave Elastography
- Volume Navigation
- Scan Assistant
- Streamlined archiving and reporting
- Many more
Understanding your options
Ultrasound images with exceptional quality help increase the diagnostic imaging confidence of doctors and improve the speed and quality of healthcare delivery, positively impacting lives. We are confident one of the four units we highlighted above will meet your practices needs and budget.
Why Buy from National Ultrasound?
Our mission is to continually provide our customers with quality ultrasound equipment and services at the lowest possible prices.
Since our founding in 2003, we at National Ultrasound have focused on a single product category: new and used ultrasound systems, parts, and probes. We are a company of technicians with more than 250 years of collective experience working with equipment from the six largest ultrasound manufacturers.
Our focus on being the best and most knowledgeable in a single industry is what has led to our position as the #1 dedicated ultrasound supplier in the United States and allows us to provide the best equipment and service to healthcare professionals across the globe.
Our standards are high and our reputation for quality equipment and service precedes us. We are able to provide better value to our customers because we are always looking for the most affordable, best quality systems.
Contact National Ultrasound today to hear more about why we are your ultrasound machine distributor of choice or to speak with a member of our sales staff to receive a quote.