Technical Frequently Asked Questions
Can you save urine test results into patient’s electronic health record?
When the UTS Digital Analyser™ is connected to a computer via USB, you can review the digital results on the UTS Desktop Software™ and save the results into the patient’s electronic health record – creating standardised data input for easy auditing.
Does the UTS-10 Cap™ contaminate the urine sample before it arrives at the laboratory?
No, the UTS-10 Cap™ design incorporates a locking mechanism that separates the urine sample from the reagent pads for safe transport.
How is Urine Testing System™ calibrated?
In order to maintain the performance of UTS Digital Analyser™ an annual calibration check will be required every 12 months following the registration of the device – for which there will be a fee. We will provide a reminder and details approximately 30 days in advance.
How do you clean the UTS Digital Analyser™?
Inside the bottom section of the UTS Digital Analyser™ there is a plastic insert which can be removed for cleaning at least daily. Ensure that the plastic insert is replaced before re-commencing testing of samples. Non-abrasive agents and methods that are normally used in clinical areas are appropriate for cleaning the insert and the external parts of the UTS Digital Analyser™.
What is the battery life of UTS Digital Analyser™?
UTS Digital Analyser™ will last 1 – 2 weeks without a charge dependant on usage and is recharged via USB cable to any computer or USB wall charger.
How often do I need to update UTS Desktop Software™?
Automatic software updates will take place provided that the UTS Digital Analyser™ is connected to a computer with the UTS Desktop Software™ installed – and the computer is connected to the internet.
What are the operating system requirements?
You must be running Windows 7 or above to use UTS Desktop Software™.
Does Urine Testing System™ work with our electronic patient record system?
UTS Desktop Software™ is compatible with all major patient notes and clinical systems.
Has this product been tested for electromagnetic compatibility?
Urine Testing System™ complies to all CE mark certification standards.