McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Thu, 07/18/2024 - 18:12

Gradual reopening continues on downtown campus. See Campus Public Safety website for details.

La réouverture graduelle du campus du centre-ville se poursuit. Complément d'information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention.

Anesthetic machine reservation

Anesthetic machines and accessories are available to use in CMARC facilities at no cost.

  • Laboratory personnel must provide their own isoflurane. Isoflurane can be purchased through the CMARC pharmacy.

  • The anesthetic machine must be returned with a full isoflurane reservoir. If the reservoir is not full at the time the machine is returned, the cost of isoflurane will charged to the user.

  • The anesthetic machine and its accessories should be returned in their original state. If material is found to be missing or damaged, it will be charged to the user.

  • Machines used in Biocontainment Level 2 room require disinfection of the anesthetic machine and gas sterilization of its components. Charges will be assumed by the user.


Booking the anesthetic machine

  • For Goodman Cancer Centre, Genome, and McIntyre facilities, the anesthetic system is automatically reserved when booking a hood in the procedure room.

  • To reserve the anesthetic machine in other areas, complete the PDF icon Anesthetic Machine Request form. Submit all requests by e-mail to rts.arc [at] (subject: Anesthetic%20Machine%20reservation) at least 5 working days prior to date required. An e-mail confirmation will be sent.




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