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Atellica® Sample Handler Connect Monthly Maintenance PEP to Go Version 1.25 and Below

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SIEMENS Healthineers Atellica® Sample Handler Connect Monthly Maintenance PEP to Go Effective Date: 3/12/2018 | HOOD05162002822811 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2018 Atellica® Sample Handler Connect SIEMENS Monthly Maintenance Healthineers Monthly Maintenance  Clean the SHC fan filter  Inspect the SHC robot gripper tips 2 Effective Date: 3/12/2018 | HOOD05162002822811 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2018 Atellica® Sample Handler Connect SIEMENS Monthly Maintenance Healthineers Clean the SHC Fan Filter The operator must clean the SHC fan filter monthly to ensure proper airflow through the SHC, preventing overheating. 1. Grasp the top of the fan filter and pull it up and out of the slot. The fan filter is located in the lower area of the back SHC panel 2. Inspect the filter for damage A. If the filter is damaged, it must be discarded and replaced with a spare filter or a new filter B. If the filter is not damaged, clean the filter: 1) Rinse the filter with tap water 2) Tap the filter to remove excess water and let it air dry 3. Reinstall a spare fan filter with the plastic grid facing away from the SHC NOTE: The customer parts kit includes spare fan filters. When cleaning the filter, use a spare filter while the cleaned filter dries. When dry, place the cleaned filter in the customer parts kit for future use. 3 Effective Date: 3/12/2018 | HOOD05162002822811 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2018 Atellica® Sample Handler Connect SIEMENS Monthly Maintenance Healthineers Inspect the SHC Robot Gripper Tips 1. Pause or stop the SHC, and unlock the cover: A. Navigate to the SHC Status screen: System > Status > SHC icon B. Select the Pause or Stop button C. Select the Unlock Front Cover button D. Wait for the lock symbol to change to an unlock symbol 2. Open the SHC cover 4 4  If the cover is not opened within 30 seconds, the cover automatically locks 3. Manually rotate the robot arms so the grippers are easily accessible 4. Visually inspect the 6 gripper tips (3 on each gripper assembly) for any signs of wear or damage *This procedure is continued on the next slide NOTE: Pausing the SHC allows the system to return all SHC samples currently on the Atellica Magline® Transport to the SHC for transfer to the LAS before it enters the Paused state. Stopping the SHC stops the SHC immediately, potentially leaving SHC samples on the Atellica Magline Transport. 4 Effective Date: 3/12/2018 | HOOD05162002822811 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2018 Atellica® Sample Handler Connect SIEMENS Monthly Maintenance Healthineers Inspect the SHC Robot Gripper Tips (continued) 5. If any gripper tips show signs of wear or damage, replace all 6 gripper tips: A. Place paper towels below the SHC robot grippers to catch any gripper tips that may fall B. Grasp and pull each gripper tip away from the gripper finger so the retaining pin no longer holds the tip in place, and then pull the gripper tip off its gripper finger C. Place a new gripper tip on each of the 6 gripper fingers. Ensure the gripper tip retaining pin fits into the hole on the gripper tip D. Remove the paper towel from below the SHC robot grippers 6. Close the SHC cover 7. Lock the SHC cover by selecting the Lock Front Cover button on the SHC Status screen 8. Start the SHC by selecting the Resume icon on the SHC System Status screen 9. Mark the task as completed in the maintenance schedule 5 Effective Date: 3/12/2018 | HOOD05162002822811 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2018 SIEMENS Healthineers Please note that the learning material is for training purposes only! For the proper use of the software or hardware, please always use the Operator Manual or Instructions for Use (hereinafter collectively “Operator Manual”) issued by Siemens Healthineers. This material is to be used as training material only and shall by no means substitute the Operator Manual. Any material used in this training will not be updated on a regular basis and does not necessarily reflect the latest version of the software and hardware available at the time of the training. The Operator's Manual shall be used as your main reference, in particular for relevant safety information like warnings and cautions. Note: Some functions shown in this material are optional and might not be part of your system. Certain products, product related claims or functionalities (hereinafter collectively “Functionality”) may not (yet) be commercially available in your country. Due to regulatory requirements, the future availability of said Functionalities in any specific country is not guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens Healthineers sales representative for the most current information. The reproduction, transmission or distribution of this training or its contents is not permitted without express written authority. Offenders will be liable for damages. All names and data of patients, parameters and configuration dependent designations are fictional and examples only. All rights, including rights created by patent grant or registration of a utility model or design, are reserved. Atellica, and all associated marks are trademarks of Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks and brands are the property of their respective owners. Product availability varies by country and is subject to varying regulatory requirements. Please contact your local representative for availability. Copyright © Siemens Healthcare GmbH 2018 Global Siemens Healthineers Headquarters Henkestr. 127 91052 Erlangen, Germany Phone: +49 9131 84 0 siemens.com/healthineers 6 Effective Date: 3/12/2018 | HOOD05162002822811 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2018