If the Efficia DFM100 detects an error or potential problem during use, it displays a textual message
to guide you. These messages are often accompanied by a voice prompt or audible beeping tone.
This chapter describes these statements that you see, along with other symptoms, and provides
suggestions for what to do and resources for you to contact for further information.
If you are unable to resolve a problem using the suggestions in this chapter, run an Operational
Check to determine if there is a malfunction requiring service. If a malfunction is identified, call for
If the malfunction is related to ECG monitoring, defibrillation or pacing, take the Efficia
DFM100 out of service.
If the malfunction is related to SpO
function is essential to patient care in your institution.
Responding to Test Results
Results of Automated Tests associated with critical functionality are reported through the Ready For
Use Indicator and the Automated Test Summary report (see
To respond to errors reported through Operational Check, see
For further technical and repair information, refer to the Efficia DFM100 Service Manual.
WARNING: Product servicing and repair should only be performed by qualified service personnel.
on page 163).
or NBP, take the device out of service if the
"Operational Check Tests and
on page 172).