Frequently Asked Questions
The Safety And Movement Monitoring System is a revolutionary MRI camera System/CCTV System, which allows a technologist to easily monitor the MRI patient while inside the magnet.
A Closed Circuit TV System is a limited or closed system of video monitors on a private network. This is also called a video surveillance system.
SAMM System works as a second pair of eyes for the technologists. This necessary system ensures safety and thorough observation for your patients during MRI scans.
The cameras, camera mounts, and cables are located in the MRI room, which is linked through an RF shielded cable to the technologist’s observation room. Inside the observation room, an HD monitor shows a live-feed video.
You may choose between our single or multi-camera SAMM System Packages. 1 to 4 cameras are available and can be mounted on any wall in the magnet room.
With more cameras, you can look through more vantage points in the MRI suite. We usually recommend 3 cameras: one placed in the front of the bore; one at the back of the bore; and, one directed at the door.
HD Video Camera with mount
Noise Isolation Filter
Camera Power Supply
Cables and Connectors
The price is dependent on the number of cameras, the strength of your magnet, and DVR options. SAMM Systems come in an array of options at affordable prices. You can find out more at SAMMSystems.com.
Absolutely. SAMM System is not only for watching patients. With the DVR option, you can record for training exercises or use the system as overnight surveillance. In addition, the system works as a layer of legal protection for your facility.
SAMM Systems work with up to a 3T system. Also, the SAMM System works with all major MRI scanners, such as GE, Siemens, Philips, and Toshiba.
We have all of SAMM Systems specifications available at SAMMSystems.com.
The entire SAMM System is RF shielded and filtered to remove any unwanted image artifacts. The RF shielding will also allow your SAMM System to deliver an uninterrupted HD video during your imaging process.
The SAMM System comes with a one-year warranty on all parts and labor.
The single-camera system gives a direct feed to the monitor. This feed can be taken and fed to a DVR (Purchased Separately) or provided by the customer.
A multiple camera SAMM systems has a video Multiplexor with a direct feed to the monitor. This feed can be taken and fed to a DVR (Purchased Separately) or provided by the customer.
Yes, the video feed can be split into multiple sources using an adapter (sold separately).