My experience is that leasing is a common practice and a number of companies
offer this option depending upon the client, equipment and etc.  Just ask the
persons whose equipment your looking at.  Leasing does have the advantage of
creating a lower cost per month than purchase.  Look at the disadvantages as

Shelly Burns wrote:

> Has anyone been involved in leasing duplex equipment?  Our hospital feels it
> is less costly than to buy and are offering me this option.  Is there lease
> to buy?  Do all machine companies offer this?  How do you judge when it is
> time to buy?
> Thanks for any input.
> Shelly Burns LPN, RVT
> Summa Health System
> Akron, Ohio  44309