Bedheads & Flowmeters

1 - Bed Head Unit

All Precision UK’s CPX Bed Head Units are manufactured under BS EN 13485 Medical Devices: Quality Management Systems. They are designed and built with a view to provide smooth lines, a stylish finish and pleasing aesthetics in order to blend into the room décor. The unit is in accordance with the British Department of Health Memorandum No 2015 (HTM 08-03).

Built from individually heat treated extruded aluminium sections, the unit provides separate compartments for medical gases and electrical services. Furthermore, the gas compartment is ventilated to prevent a buildup of gas inside the unit.

There are separate panels for low voltage (LV) and protective extra-low voltage (PELV) services. This allows access to the PELV section for servicing without having to isolate the LV circuits.

Medical gas outlets are located in an individual compartment which both this and the cover are completely insulated from electrical elements. Any number of medical gas outlets can be accommodated depending on the length of the unit.

A provision for nurse call can be included, reading and room lights are also available to be pre-installed in the unit.Any number of electrical sockets can be accommodated depending upon the length of the unit. A complete choice of British/American/Euro US/German Schuko sockets are available.

Specific benefits include

  • Colour coded to customer requirements
  • Extruded aluminium sections
  • Separation of services as per BS EN 11197
  • Integral up lighting and medical rails
  • The main unit is normally supplied in white colour (RAL 9010).
  • BS EN 9170 CPX Precision medical gas outlets as standard others available at request.
  • Supplied pre-piped, pre-wired, fully tested and certified
  • Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC (CE0086).

2 - Oxygen Flow Meter

Suction Flow Meter

The Precision CPX Bubble flow meter shall be supplied with connection probes to BS 5682, other country standards available e.g. DIN, NFPA, AFNOR, JIS, SS, ISO European

Gas Specificity

Flow meter’s shall be supplied with gas specific probes and only attach to the corresponding medical gas terminal unit, it accurately measures flow at 0-15Lpm even at variant inlet pressures. Accuracy is fulfilled within 10% to attain maximum efficiency for patient and environment.

Each flow meter is calibrated at 50 psi inlet pressure


Flow meter shall be manufactured to EN 13220:1999 and ISO 15002:2008 and constructed from chromium-plated brass body, inner and external tube in crack resistant polycarbonate and stainless steel ball. Other pieces shall be in brass.


Constructed from polycarbonate, Sterilisation should be conducted in an autoclave on a 25 min cycle at 121 ºC, 1.3 kPa (max. 40 times). Before sterilisation remove the tube and diffuser and consequently disposed.


Manufactured under BS EN 13485 Medical Devices: Quality Management Systems and carries CE0086 Class IIb Medical Device certification.


The flow meter shall have a two-year warranty, subject to the recommended minimum routine maintenance operations being carried out by correctly competent persons.

Product codes

Product Code Type
FLOW-O2-15 Flow Meter Oxygen – 15l/min & Humidifier
HUMIDIFIER Humidifier Bottle with Lid – 150ml