Who Needs Fall Prevention?

Fall Prevention consists of products that a caregiver can utilize to help monitor any person who is at risk of falling. Using products to monitor these individuals aids caregivers in responding quickly to the needs of those under their care. Who Needs Fall Prevention? For the next 19 years –10,000 people will turn 65 every day By 2050 there will be 1 BILLION seniors worldwide Fall rates are highest for…

DripAssist Veterinary Infusion Rate Monitor

Make every drop count in your canine blood transfusions. DripAssist turns your gravity drip set into a powerful transfusion tool that combines the highest level of cell viability with continuous and precise monitoring. DripAssist helps you accurately monitor the rate and volume of RBC tranfusions without a pump. Emerging research shows that mechanical delivery of RBCs is associated with a high risk of cell damage and loss. * Know how…

Using DripAssist to Improve Chemotherapy Delivery

A new, cost-effective approach to outpatient infusion care with DripAssist In outpatient infusion care environments with high patient loads, affordable and effective medication administration can be a challenge. Providers worldwide, ranging from oncology centers to rheumatology practices, use the DripAssist Infusion Rate Monitor as a cost effective solution for safe, accurate IV infusion management. DripAssist is a simple, affordable infusion rate monitor that easily attaches to any gravity drip set…

Reblog: When The Rate You Set Isn’t The Rate You Get

The uphill battle these nurses face is managing the incredibly dynamic system of gravity infusion while working to keep their patients on schedule for treatments and ensure fluids are administered reliably and accurately, all while managing their patient load. Even in perfect conditions, during any gravity IV treatment, the rate changes over time, and without the right tools, a 45 minute infusion can stretch into an hour or more. Venous…

Reblog: Adapting and evolving Nurse call systems as demand changes

As featured in Health Estates Journal, Medicare Systems, discusses some of the features and capabilities of modern nurse call systems – the functionality of which now extends well beyond their original purpose, explains what to look for when considering purchasing one, and looks ahead to what new features we can expect to be incorporated in the future. Nurse call systems have been a vital part of hospitals since the Victorian…

Reblog: Woman who abducted Newborn Sentenced to 18 Years

Several months ago we wrote a blog highlighting the devastating case of a woman who kidnapped a newborn from a Florida medical center and raised her as her own child for 19 years. She dressed in scrubs to disguise herself as a nurse, took the baby from the mother’s room just 8 hours after its birth, put the baby in a bag and fled. In June she was sentenced to…

If your call system goes down, don’t let your wards stand empty!

Installing a Medicare HTM Wireless Nurse Call System is quick and simple Panels are colour-coded to meet HTM guidelines for standard calls (orange), assistance calls (yellow), emergency calls (red), staff presence (green) and call accept (grey). Further the standard calls, assistance and emergency calls each have their own specific tone. Combination of visual and audible alerts provide care staff with a simple and safe method of correctly identifying the status…

Anti-Wandering Solutions

Anti-Wandering Door Alarm System Single Door Monitor System – TL-3005SYSR1 This “All in One” Anti-Wandering Single Door Monitor System functions with just a Door Alarm and a Resident Wristband. Simply mount the Door Monitor Alarm above any exit or doorway in your care facility plug it in, and place wristband on resident. Install in 4 easy steps: 1) Mount door alarm system, 2) Plug it in, 3) Put wristband on…

Fall Prevention And Anti Wandering Systems

Falls and wandering are becoming a big issue even in developing countries. Hospitals have stepped up their efforts to prevent falls. Injuries from falls are detrimental to the health of the patients and can create longer stays in the hospital and in some instances start a downward turn in their overall health. And unfortunately, sometimes falls can even cause death. Falls can be very expensive for the hospital as well…

Fall Monitors / Exit Alarms

Fall Monitors & Exit Alarms are designed to alert caregivers when an at-risk individual needs assistance – so you can get to them before they fall! Our monitors feature Corded, Cord Free, & Pull-String designs to fit any application and are ideal for bed exit monitoring, chair exit monitoring and door exit monitoring. Corded Fall Monitors: Our standard Fall Monitors are designed for use with our Corded Weight-Sensing Bed /…