Product Specification Sheet APS826

Rev. 07/2013

NC305LCD Master Nurse-Call Stations (NC300II Series)

NC305LCD NC300II Series Master Station
Architects' And Engineers' Specifications
The nurses™ master station(s) shall be Alpha Communications® / TekTone NC305LCD or approved equal. The master station shall include the necessary signaling circuitry and firmware to receive and answer calls from all patient, staff, and duty stations; and receive calls from code and emergency stations on the NC300II System. The master station wiring shall be supervised.

The master station shall provide for handset or loudspeaker communication with patients and staff. Function buttons (with and without LEDs) shall be provided to initiate talk, reset operation, staff emergency request, nurse/aide request, paging operations, and nursefollower operations. Additional buttons for menu-driven programmable functions shall include monitor, capture and room priority programming. 

The NC305LCD master station shall also provide an integrated backlit COLOLCD VGA Display with 10.4" viewing area to display call activity and menu selections. A fully isolated serial port shall be available for connection to ancillary devices. The user shall be able to access system programming via keys on membrane keypad or a keyboard connected to a USB port on the master station. The master station shall be equipped with an integral handset, volume up and down control, color-keyed function buttons, tone-off button, call LED, busy LED, CE fault LED, 2.5" speaker, and electrostatic microphone. The master station shall also include a 12-button digital keypad for entry of station numbers, zone and station assignments; and for selection of menu functions. All buttons shall also switch to alpha character operation by depressing the switch marked ALPHA. Alpha-character operation shall allow for alphanumeric room numbering, room labeling, and calling of rooms so designated. 

All switches shall be of spill-resistant membrane switch design. The station housing shall be high-impact, flame retardant (UL® 94V-0) plastic and shall be desk mounted. The master station shall be UL® 1069 listed.

  • Keyboard port which accepts any standard USB keyboard.
  • UL® 1069 Listed
  • Supervised
  • Serial & Keyboard ports
  • Spill-proof membrane switch with alphabetic characters
  • Easy access to commonly used menu functions
  • Simultaneous display of 20 calls
  • Electrostatic microphone for clear voice communications
  • Simple, menu-driven programmable functions
  • Master-to-master intercom capability
  • Push-to-Talk button or handset intercom
  • Calls displayed by priority and origination
  • Calls identified by room and bed number
  • Programmable patient priority and privacy
  • Calls-waiting, calls-overtime and cord-out indication
  • View station configuration capability
  • Initiate STAT staff emergency request
  • Upgrade patient call
  • Distinct tones for high, medium and low-priority calls
  • Nurse follower function
  • Paging by zone or to all staff
  • Patient monitor single or group
  • Manual tone-silencing switch (for Routine calls only)
  • High priority calls override tone-off feature
  • Simplified multiplex wiring uses plug-in type connectors
  • Continuous display of nurse/aide location and nurse/aide requested
  • Use masters in parallel or independently
Dimensions: Console: 13.2" × 9" × 5.5" (335mm × 229mm × 140mm)
Capacity: Address up to 512 single or dual patient stations in up to 16 zones
Environments: Relative humidity should not exceed 80%
Plug-on connectors
System Protection: All outputs are protected by self-resettin current-limiting devices
Current Requirements: 0.75A @ 16VAC
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