Field Service Options
Diamond Diagnostics is pleased to offer laboratories in the United States, Canada and the European Union several service options to make the acquisition
of refurbished instrumentation seamless while offering existing instrumentation in your laboratory more cost-effective service arrangements. Covering 23
manufacturers and over 250 models, Diamond provides our customers and prospective customers with various options custom-tailored to the laboratory’s needs.
Field Service Options
All units sold by Diamond Diagnostics or units qualified by Diamond Diagnostics are eligible for Field Service coverage. Service plans are the best way to maximize your instrument investment and avoid the high costs associated with instrument failure. Our plans are designed to support optimum instrument performance, ensure reproducible results and minimize down-time. Our service plans provide a timely response from our dedicated engineers who certified on an ongoing basis to ensure top-notch results, even in the most complex laboratory environments.
The following classifications
Gold Field Service
The most popular plan available to laboratories, The Gold plan provides coverage for your instrumentation with full labor, travel and material costs included to keep your system operational. Support is delivered within 1 business day during normal business hours, Monday – Friday. Gold offers a balance of the needed support with a reasonable and fixed cost structure.
Silver Field Service
For the laboratory looking to have the flexibility of superior service without the commitment to a full year service plan, the Silver plan is the appropriate choice. Silver allows the client to pay a reduced hourly rate with support guaranteed within 1 business day. Travel costs are fixed and the client is responsible for any material costs incurred.
Bronze Field Service
For the laboratory unable to commit but looking for continuous support, the Bronze plan is the appropriate choice. The Bronze plan provides ultimate flexibility without the commitment. The client pays a standardized hourly rate with support provided within 2 business days. Travel costs are fixed and the client is responsible for any material costs incurred.
For the laboratory looking to manage manufacture recommended preventative maintenance (PM) schedules for instrumentation at a fixed cost. The PM Service Plan will increase the reliability and reduce the risk and costs of unplanned maintenance and equipment downtime. Our plans are scheduled and planned around your specific instrument and operational needs.
Depot Service, Type 1
For the laboratory looking to maximize the life of their instrumentation while effectively managing repair costs. The Depot Repair is a per diem plan designed for any size instrument needing major repair, complete rebuild or recycling.
Depot Service, Type 2
For the laboratory looking to maximize the life of their instrumentation while effectively managing repair costs. Annual Depot Repair is an annual based plan designed for small to mid-sized instruments needing maintenance or repairs and can be easily shipped by your local carrier to our Depot Service Facility in Holliston, MA.
For the laboratory employing qualified service professionals, the Virtual Plan may be a suitable choice to replace or supplement Field Services. The Virtual plan offers its customers support by email and telephone, within business hours with communication directly with Clinical Engineering staff specialized in the model of instrumentation that the laboratory is utilizing. The Virtual Plan is annual.