Patent Number: 6,945,821

Title: Connector

Abstract: The present invention relates to an adapter, wherein the adapter has a housing with a rear face, a front face, an outside perimeter face. A first connector is located on the rear face. A second connector and a third connector are located on the front face. A mounting piece is located on the outside perimeter face. The first connector is designed to mate with a connector located on an interface unit coupled to a medical facility communication system. The second connector is designed to mate with a connector on a first end of a communications cable. The second end of the communications cable is connected to an interface, such as a hospital bed interface. The mounting piece has mounting holes that allow the adapter to be attached to the interface unit.

Inventors: Stoner; Mark Peter (Dassel, MN), Heinsch; John Joseph (Watertown, MN), Osterkamp; David Leland (Dassel, MN)

Assignee: Crest Health Care

International Classification: H01R 31/06 (20060101); H01R 13/621 (20060101); H01R 033/90 ()

Expiration Date: 09/20/2022