Independent with the HAMILTON-MR1.

Until now, we ventilated our ICU patients during MRI scanning with an anesthesia ventilator. Therefore, we had to consult an anesthetist every time to handle the equipment. With the HAMILTON-MR1, we are now completely independent.

Dr. Adrian Wäckerlin
Head of ICU, Grisons Cantonal Hospital
Grisons Cantonal Hospital, Chur, Switzerland

Grisons Cantonal Hospital, Chur, Switzerland
Grisons Cantonal Hospital is the primary hospital of South East Switzerland and the biggest public employer in Grisons. Chur Hospital provides a comprehensive range of modern medical and surgical care in 33 fields including cancer treatment, cardiovascular surgery, and a Women’s Hospital.

Key facts

  • Founded in: 1912
  • Total number of beds: 351
  • Number of ICU beds: 11
  • ICU staff number: 52
  • Hamilton Medical ventilators in use: 7 HAMILTON-S1, 1 HAMILTON-MR1, 2 HAMILTON-T1, 5 HAMILTON-G5
  • Patient groups: adult, pediatric, neonatal