The Joint Commission issues Sentinel Event Alert on optimizing medication safety with smart infusion pumps

A new Sentinel Event Alert from The Joint Commission, “Optimizing smart infusion pump safety with DERS,” describes how built-in dose error reduction software (DERS) can improve patient safety.

Hensler Bone Press Receives CE Certification

Hensler Surgical Technologies has announced its newly obtained CE mark for the Hensler Bone Press (HBP).

Healthmark Offers New Anti-Fatigue Mat

Healthmark Industries has introduced an Anti-Fatigue Mat to its Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) product line.

Cardinal Health awarded Strategic National Stockpile contract for PPE storage and distribution

With its expansive distribution network, Cardinal Health can provide rapid deployment and delivery of SNS product throughout the U.S. and its territories.

Butterfly Bean Bag Positioner

David Scott Company created the Butterfly Steep Trendelenburg Gel Bean Bag.

Positioner in conjunction with a leading Boston-based Harvard Medical School surgeon. The polyurethane positioner is designed as an aid in securing patients when in steep Trendelenburg and is ideal for robotic surgery. This is the only steep Trendelenburg positioner that offers an integral gel layer for pressure management attributes, comfort and patient safety. The positioner has wings that support and cradle the patient around the upper arm and shoulders. These wings can be molded into the shoulders to secure the patient without the need for shoulder supports. The Butterfly has six individual, replaceable securing straps that anchor it to OR table side rails and offers IV access to the forearm, while the lower wings protect the patient’s hands.



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