Comprehensive Guide to Hillrom Welch Allyn Diagnostic Set

Comprehensive Guide to Hillrom Welch Allyn Diagnostic Set

A portable diagnostic set offers numerous advantages in healthcare settings, enhancing flexibility, efficiency, and patient care. Its mobility allows healthcare professionals to conduct on-the-go examinations, reducing patient waiting times and providing immediate point-of-care diagnostics. The convenience of portable sets improves overall workflow efficiency and patient satisfaction, particularly for specialized outreach programs or in areas with limited resources. These sets contribute to cost-effective solutions by eliminating the need for dedicated examination rooms, while also enhancing infection control measures through reduced patient movement. With user-friendly design and digital integration capabilities, portable diagnostic sets play a crucial role in improving accessibility to healthcare services, reaching a broader patient population and supporting modern healthcare delivery.

Hillrom Welch Allyn stands as a healthcare industry pioneer, crafting top-tier medical devices for a century. Renowned globally for their steadfast commitment to innovation, reliability, and precision, they have become a trusted choice for healthcare professionals. The Diagnostic Sets by Welch Allyn mirror this unwavering dedication to excellence providing cutting edge tools that set the standard for medical examination and diagnoses.

The diagnostic sets from Hillrom Welch Allyn comprise a variety of instruments meticulously crafted to support in-depth medical examinations. These sets commonly feature otoscopes, ophthalmoscopes, and supplementary components, furnishing clinicians with a comprehensive toolkit essential for thorough diagnostic assessment.

Hillrom Welch Allyn 71-PM3LXE Portable Diagnostic Set


Experience precision in healthcare with the Hillrom Welch Allyn 71-PM3LXE Portable Diagnostic Set. Equipped with the MacroView Plus Otoscope and PanOptic Plus ophthalmoscope, this premium set is tailored for accurate examinations of the ears, eyes and throat. Take your diagnostics to the next level by seamlessly transitioning to digital with the iExaminer bracket allowing you to digitally record observations and monitor treatment progress. The Li-Ion Plus USB-C power handle, provides a portable and long lasting solution, effortlessly combining precision, portability and convenience.  

PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope

The PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope undergoes a refined redesign, retaining its familiar form and tactile feedback. The PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope surpasses the PanOptic Basic, boasting a substantial 20X larger viewing area. Notably, the PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope incorporates QuickEye™ alignment technology, a sophisticated feature facilitating precise alignment of the optic disc by guiding the patient’s gaze. This technology involves strategically positioned lights on the patient side, aiding healthcare professionals in directing and coordinating the patient’s gaze more effectively. The outcome is expedited, and medical examination is simplified. The new PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope comes with a new extended warranty of 5 years.


  • 20X larger viewing area when compared to a standard or pocket ophthalmoscope.
  • Long-lasting LED illumination cuts down on the need for lamp replacement.
  • Quick Eye alignment lights on the patient side help you direct patient gaze.
  • Compatible with all Welch Allyn 3.5V power handles and wall transformer


MacroView Plus Otoscope

The recently revamped MacroView Plus Otoscope introduces a notably expanded viewing area, offering three time the size for ear examinations compared to a standard basic otoscope. Additionally, when coupled with Welch Allyn LumiView Clean ear specula, it delivers an impressive fourfold increase in brightness through an adult speculum in comparison to the original black specula.


  • Focus-free design
  • Long lasting LED illumination
  • Pair with LumiView Clear Ear Specula for brighter views
  • MacroView Plus Otoscope models are digitally capable for capturing and sharing images of the ear.

Switch from Optical to Digital: iExaminer

The MacroView Plus Otoscope is equipped for digital functionality, offering the option to acquire the Welch Allyn iExaminer smart bracket separately. This additional accessory allows users to capture and share ear images for consultations when seamlessly paired with a smart device and the iExaminer Pro App.


  • Universal bracket can be used on most smartphones.
  • New iExaminer Pro3.0 App to capture eye and ear examinations.
  • Available in Apple Store and Android Play Store

Li-Ion Plus Handle

The Welch Allyn Li-Ion Plus Handle stands as a pinnacle of innovation in diagnostic tools. Engineers with cutting-edge Lithium-Ion Technology, this handle provide a reliable and long lasting power source for various Welch Allyn Diagnostic instruments. Its lightweight and ergonomic design ensure user comfort during prolonged use, while the convenient USB-C charging capability adds a layer of versatility. The Li-Ion Plus Handle not only enhances the portability of diagnostic set but also contributes to the efficiency of healthcare professionals by minimising downtime associated with battery changes. With Welch Allyn’s commitment to precision and user centric design, the Li-Ion Plus Handle embodies excellence in modern medical instrumentation.


  • Housing design changed.
  • Auto-Off Feature (3min)
  • Low battery indicator
  • New design Rheostat – No Green Button
  • USB-C charging port
  • Can be charged using Desk Charger, Charging Pod and USB-C charging cable. Fast Charge to 75% capacity in 20 minutes
  • Acce0ts existing 3.5V heads.
  • Precise light control 5 stop setting
  • Visually linear dimming
  • 5 Hours on time when fully charged.


User Friendly Interface

In the rapidly evolving healthcare environment, healthcare professionals require devices that are not only user friendly but also provide a seamless and intuitive experience. The latest Welch Allyn Portable Diagnostic Set distinguishes itself by delivering practitioners a streamlined and intuitive interface within this dynamic healthcare environment.

The user-friendly interface is meticulously designed with practitioners in mind featuring intuitive controls that allow for swift and efficient operation. With just a twist of the handle, you can easily switch between the PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope and Macroview Plus Otoscope. The ergonomic layout ensures that practitioners can focus on patient care rather than grappling with complex settings.

Welch Allyn’s LED Technology

Welch Allyn uses the latest LED light technology in their portable diagnostic set to provide bright and consistent illumination for medical examination. The use of LED’s ensures a reliable light source with consistent colour temperature. With the use of LED technology, it allows for a more stable colour temperature which is crucial in medical examination. Consistent colour temperature ensures that healthcare professionals can trust the authenticity of the colours they observe during their examinations.

LED lights are also known for their longevity and energy efficiency. Welch Allyn’s incorporation of LED technology in its devices often results in longer lasting light sources, reducing the need for frequent bulb replacements. This not only saves costs but also ensures that the diagnostic instruments are always ready for use.

An additional advantage of utilising LED lighting in contrast to traditional light sources is its lower heat emission. This proves beneficial in diagnostic instruments, where the reduction of heat is crucial for ensuring patient comfort and preserving the longevity of the equipment.

New Welch Allyn LumiView Clear Specula

Navigating the challenges of patient care comes with numerous responsibilities. Welch Allyn presents a distinct advantage that enhances the physical examination process. The LumiView Clear Specula is designed to amplify clarity of any medical examination when paired with the Welch Allyn Plus Otoscope. These specula offer a disposable solution, effectively minimising the risk of cross contamination. Welch Allyn understands the importance of seamless and safe patient care as this product aims to simplify and elevate any diagnostic experience.


  • Disposable
  • 4X light output vs. a 4.25mm adult black ear specula
  • Compatible with Welch Allyn Otoscopes
  • Available in two sizes: Paediatric and Adult
  • Available to order
    • WEL52432-CLR
    • WEL52434-CLR

Non-Portable Diagnostic Sets - Desk sets 

For those who prefer a more stationary diagnostic solution, Hillrom Welch Allyn presents the sophisticated Hillrom Welch Allyn 71-PM3LDE-6 Desk Set. This comprehensive set features the premium MacroView Plus Otoscope, the PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope and two Li-Ion Plus USB-C handles, forming an extensive toolkit tailored for healthcare professionals. Its redesigned form prioritizes a compact and portable profile, facilitating convenient drop in recharging for the two Li-Ion Plus handles. The desk set shows exceptional versatility, boasting compatibility with a range of Hillrom Welch Allyn Lithium Ion, Lithium Ion Plus and other battery handles including 3.5V or 2.5V NiCad, Lithium Ion and PocketScope Handles. With precision portability and digital connectivity as its guiding principles, the Hillrom Welch Allyn 71-Pm3LDE-6 Desk Set establishes a remarkable standard in the realm of advanced diagnostics.


The Hillrom Welch Allyn Diagnostic Sets are the go to choice for precise medical diagnostics. Featuring the exemplary PanOptic Plus Ophthalmoscope and MacroView Plus, these sets showcase advanced optics, ergonomic design and innovative technologies. Whether you’re an experienced healthcare professional or just starting, investing in Welch Allyn Diagnostic Set ensures you get value for your money and a guarantee of high quality. As medical technology progresses, Welch Allyn continues to lead the way, empowering healthcare professionals with tools that not only meet but exceed the standard of patient care. In the world of Welch Allyn Diagnostic Sets, precision meets practicality with each instrument crafted meticulously to contribute to the advancement of healthcare.

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