The prize of the MOCIE - HUMANMEDITEK plasma sterilizer
- 2004-11-03 17:26:50
The prize of the Minister of Commerce, Industry and Energy -HUMANMEDITEK plasma sterilizer
[Korea Economic Daily]
‘Medical plasma sterilizer’ of HUMANMEDITEK(CEO Jung-Suek Ko) is used for sterilizing surgery tools and various hospital supplies.
This product discharges no toxic gas or pollutants by adopting sterilizing process using low-temperature plasma.
A person in the company explained, “Because of this, it is not harmful to environment and human body.”
Especially the plasma sterilizer shortened the sterilizing time to 65 minutes from more than 10 hours which is taken by existing sterilizer.
This made its customers be able to respond emergent surgery quickly and save 50% of expendables.
The company insisted, “About 200 thousand won can be saved per week.”
This product is emphasizing ‘aesthetics’ and ‘functionality’ with clean and simple image to add more reliability as a medical instrument.
Jung-Suek Ko, who is CEO of the company, emphasized, “Design is also as important as functionality in medical instrument.” And he said, “We gave life to dignity of high-priced product.”
The price of this product is 110 million won per unit.
The medical plasma sterilizer sought simplicity with the circle and the straight line dividing face and used delicate sculpturesque molding to attract public gaze.
It used vacuum pump without corrosiveness to save management cost for the instrument and use it semi-permanently.
It can be used by simply connecting electric power without separate pipe laying and installation.
This product has the effect to fresh inside air because it discharges small amount of oxygen and steam during sterilizing process.
One-touch screen type automatic control system allows you to see the sterilizing process by bare eyes.
This product won grand prize from the Korea Industrial Design Award in December last year and it had been selected as the World Class Product by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy in November of same year.
HUMANMEDITEK commenced to tap into domestic and international market with technological power.
Last May, it entered full-scale sales activity by making contract with 8 cooperative companies for domestic dealership.