Rev. 2 - 03/07
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ARCHITECTS' AND ENGINEERS'
Psychiatric station(s) shall be Alpha Communica-
tions®/Tektone Model IR216 or approved equal and
shall be supervised from the central equipment. Model
IR216 shall include solid state LSI/microprocessor
technology, yellow call-placed indicator, key switch,
and combination red in-use indicator and reset button.
Activation of the key switch shall place a non-resettable
call at the nurse master station and shall power enable
the staff emergency button on the associated staff
emergency station. The key switch shall not deacti-
vate the speaker/microphone station.
All station components shall be mounted on a rugged
extruded aluminum panel. Connections shall be plug-in
Contractor shall observe all local and national electri-
cal and building codes.
The IR216 Enhanced Psychiatric Station provides for audible,
visual and digital communication to and from the Central Equip-
ment, including the nurse's master station(s). The station is
intended for use in psychiatric wards or other high security
hospital areas and is normally flush mounted at the entrance to
Activation of the station key switch places a non-resettable call
to the nurse master station(s) and power enables the associated
staff emergency station (model SF336 or SF338) located in the
ward. Call placement is indicated by the call-placed light on the
station panel and at the associated dome lamp. The in-use light
on the panel indicates that the ward is being monitored at the nurse
master station via the speaker/microphone located in the ward.
If a staff member should require emergency assistance, the staff
emergency station (model SF336 or SF338)