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  • This is a list of projects currently being worked on by Standards Australia's Standards Development Team.

    Project Code
    Project Title
    • AS/NZS 2500

      Guide to the safe use of electricity in patient care

    • AS/NZS 60601.2.27

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-27: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electrocardiographic monitoring equipment

  • The constitution of a Technical Committee consists of the Nominating Organisations that represent various interest groups across the industries. These Nominating Organisations are currently participating in Standards Australia’s Standards Development activity. The Nominating Organisation appoints a representative to represent the views of that organisation’s interest group during the development of a Standard.

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    Organisation
    Title
    • IEC

      Common aspects of electrical equipment used in medical practice

    • IEC

      Diagnostic imaging equipment

    • IEC

      Electromedical equipment

    • IEC

      Electrical equipment in medical practice

    • IEC

      Ultrasonics

  • Below is the list of current Standards developed and published by Standards Australia. This list does not display the obsolete, superseded, available superseded and withdrawn Standards. The published Standards are documents that set out specifications and procedures designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistently perform the way they are intended to.

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    Publication Title
    • AS 60601.2.10:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.10: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of nerve and muscle stimulators (IEC 60601-2-10:2016 (ED. 2.1), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.10:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.10: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of nerve and muscle stimulators (IEC 60601-2-10:2016 (ED. 2.1), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.19:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.19: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infant incubators (IEC 60601-2-19:2009 (ED 2.1), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.20:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.20: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infant transport incubators (IEC 60601-2-20:2016 (ED. 2.1) MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.20:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.20: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infant transport incubators (IEC 60601-2-20:2016 (ED. 2.1) MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.23:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.23: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of transcutaneous partial pressure monitoring equipment (IEC 60601-2-23:2011 (ED. 3.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.24:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.24: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infusion pumps and controllers (IEC 60601-2-24:2012 (ED. 2.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.24:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.24: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infusion pumps and controllers (IEC 60601-2-24:2012 (ED. 2.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.26:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.26: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electroencephalographs (IEC 60601-2-26:2012 (ED. 3.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.26:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.26: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electroencephalographs (IEC 60601-2-26:2012 (ED. 3.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.26:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.26: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electroencephalographs (IEC 60601-2-26:2012 (ED. 3.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.26:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.26: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electroencephalographs (IEC 60601-2-26:2012 (ED. 3.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.3:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.3: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of short-wave therapy equipment (IEC 60601-2-3:2016 (ED.3.1), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.4:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.4: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of cardiac defibrillators (IEC 60601-2-4:2010 (ED. 3.0, MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.5:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.5: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of ultrasonic physiotherapy equipment (IEC 60601-2-5:2009 (ED 3.0), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.54:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.54: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of X-ray equipment for radiography and radioscopy (IEC 60601-2-54:2018 (ED. 1.2), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.54:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.54: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of X-ray equipment for radiography and radioscopy (IEC 60601-2-54:2018 (ED. 1.2), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.54:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.54: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of X-ray equipment for radiography and radioscopy (IEC 60601-2-54:2018 (ED. 1.2), MOD)

    • AS 60601.2.6:2018

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 2.6: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of microwave therapy equipment (IEC 60601-2-6:2016 (ED 2.1), MOD)

    • AS IEC 60601.1.10:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.10: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for the development of physiologic closed-loop controllers

    • AS IEC 60601.1.11:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.11: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems used

    • AS IEC 60601.1.12:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.12: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems inten

    • AS IEC 60601.1.2:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.2: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral standard: Electromagnetic compatibility──Requirements and tests

    • AS IEC 60601.1.6:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.6: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral standard: Usability

    • AS IEC 60601.1.6:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.6: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral standard: Usability

    • AS IEC 60601.1.6:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.6: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral standard: Usability

    • AS IEC 60601.1.6:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.6: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral standard: Usability

    • AS IEC 60601.1.8:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.8: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: General requirements, tests and guidance for alarm systems in medical electrical equ

    • AS IEC 60601.1.9:2017

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.9: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance──Collateral Standard: Requirements for environmentally conscious design

    • AS IEC 60601.2.22:2014

      Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of surgical, cosmetic, therapeutic and diagnostic laser equipment

    • AS IEC 60601.2.57:2014

      Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of non-laser light source equipment intended for therapeutic, diagnostic, monitoring and cosmetic/aesthetic use

    • AS/NZS 2500-2004

      Guide to the safe use of electricity in patient care

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.1-1995

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: Safety requirements for medical electrical systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.1-1995 AMDT 1

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: Safety requirements for medical electrical systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.1.4-1997

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - General requirements for safety - Collateral Standard: Programmable electrical medical systems

    • AS/NZS 3200.2.25-1993

      Approval and test specification - Medical electrical equipment - Particular requirements for safety - Electrocardiographs

    • AS/NZS 3551:2012 Amd 2:2016

      Management programs for medical equipment

    • AS/NZS 3551-2012

      Management programs for medical equipment

    • AS/NZS 3551-2012 AMDT 1

      Management programs for medical equipment

    • AS/NZS 4173:2018

      Safe Use of Lasers and Intense Light Sources in Health Care

    • AS/NZS 4184.2.6-1995 AMDT 1

      Evaluation and routine testing in medical imaging departments - Constancy tests - X-ray equipment for computed tomography

    • AS/NZS 4334-1995 AMDT 1

      Graphic symbols for use on medical electrical equipment

    • AS/NZS 4356.1:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 1: Determination of the entrance field size

    • AS/NZS 4356.1-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the entrance field size

    • AS/NZS 4356.2:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 2: Determination of the conversion factor

    • AS/NZS 4356.2-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the conversion factor

    • AS/NZS 4356.3:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 3: Determination of the luminance distribution and luminance non-uniformity

    • AS/NZS 4356.3-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the luminance distribution and luminance non-uniformity

    • AS/NZS 4356.4:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 4: Determination of the image distortion

    • AS/NZS 4356.4-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the image distortion

    • AS/NZS 4356.5:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 5: Determination of the detective quantum efficiency

    • AS/NZS 4356.5-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the detective quantum efficiency

    • AS/NZS 4356.6:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 6: Determination of the contrast ratio and veiling glare index

    • AS/NZS 4356.6-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the contrast ratio and veiling glare index

    • AS/NZS 4356.7:1996 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Part 7: Determination of the modulation transfer function

    • AS/NZS 4356.7-1996

      Medical electrical equipment - Characteristics of electro-optical X-ray image intensifiers - Determination of the modulation transfer function

    • AS/NZS 4374-1996 AMDT 1

      Ultrasonics - Hand-held probe Doppler foetal heartbeat detectors - Performance requirements and methods of measurement and reporting

    • AS/NZS 4580:1999 Rec:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Digital imaging and communications in medicine (DICOM) - Radiotherapy objects

    • AS/NZS 4580-1999

      Medical electrical equipment - Digital imaging and communications in medicine (DICOM) - Radiotherapy objects

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.1.3:2015

      Medical electrical equipment, Part 1.3: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance - Collateral Standard: Radiation protection in diagnostic X-ray equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.1:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 1: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.1:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.1: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electron accelerators in the range 1 MeV to 50 MeV

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.16:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.16: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of haemodialysis, haemodiafiltration and haemofiltration equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.17:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.17: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of automatically-controlled brachytherapy afterloading equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.18:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.18: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of endoscopic equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.2:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-2: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of high frequency surgical equipment and high frequency surgical accessories

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.21:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.21: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of infant radiant warmers

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.25:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.25: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electrocardiographs

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.27:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-27: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electrocardiographic monitoring equipment

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.28:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.28: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of X-ray tube assemblies for medical diagnosis

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.29:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.29: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of radiotherapy simulators

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.31:2016

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.31: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of external cardiac pacemakers with internal power source

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.45:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.45: Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of mammographic X-ray equipment and mammographic stereotactic devices

    • AS/NZS IEC 60601.2.8:2015

      Medical electrical equipment - Part 2.8: Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of therapeutic X-ray equipment operating in the range 10 kV to 1 MV

  • The Sub Committees within the Technical Committee are listed here.

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