Kangaroo 224

The Kangaroo 224 Enteral Feeding Pump is designed to infuse a regulated flow of nutritional formula into patients who lack a desire to eat or are unable to adequately ingest nutrition orally. Ideal for home health care and nursing home patients the Kangaroo 224 enteral feeding pump is among the easiest-to-use pumps available today.

Description

The Kangaroo 224 Enteral Feeding Pump is designed to infuse a regulated flow of nutritional formula into patients who lack a desire to eat or are unable to adequately ingest nutrition. Ideal for home health care and nursing home patients the Kangaroo 224 enteral feeding pump is among the easiest-­to-­use pumps available today.

Specifications
 Type Infusion Device:   Volumetric
Pumping Mechanism:  Rotary Peristalic
Pump Set Required:  Sherwood Medical Kangaroo® Feeding Pump Administration Sets
Operating Range:  5-300 ml/hr increments
Memory of Settings When Pump is Off: 24 hours for all settings
Accuracy: ±10% of selected flow rate
Occlusion Pressure: 12 psi (82.7 kPa) Nominal
Alarms:  • Flow Error
• Low Battery
• Hold Error
• No Set
• System Error
Battery: • Rechargeable
• Automatically charges when pump is plugged into wall outlet. Recharge time for fully discharged battery is approximately 15 hours.
• A new battery, when fully charged, will operate for approximately 24 hours at 125 milliliters per hour.
Dimensions: Approximately 7.25" High x 5.5" Wide x 4.25" Deep
Weight: Approximately 3.625 Ibs.
Case Material: ABS Plastic -FIRE RESISTANT
Power Requirements: 120V, 60 Hz, 1 Amp
Alarms/Alerts: Near Empty: 
 
  • ­ Volume Limit
  • ­ System Malfunction
  • ­ Depleted Battery
  • ­ Invalid Size
  • ­ Check Clutch
  • ­ Deliver
  • ­ Battery Charging
  • ­ Priming
  Empty: 
 
  • ­ Occlusion
  • ­ Low Battery
  • ­ Syringe Pops Out
  • ­ Invalid Number
  • ­ Stop/Program
  • ­ Battery In Use
  • ­ Battery Depleted/Plug in AC
  • ­ Standby Mode
   
Features
  • Portable operation-­built in battery
  • Wide flow rate range
  • 50-­300 ml/hr in 5 ml/hr increments
  • Small and lightweight for easy transport
  • Touch panel operation
  • Shut off and activation of audible and visible alarms when:
    • feeding container is empty
    • feeding tube becomes occluded
    • drop sensors blocked
    • battery low (alarms 15 minutes before pump shut off)
    • unit is left on "HOLD" longer than 2 1/2 minutes
    • pump set is improperly loaded
    • self diagnosed problem which requires technical servicing
    • pump motor malfunction
  • Automatic systems check after pump has been turned ON
  • Large LED display
  • Removable power cord
  • Low occlusion pressure. Pump will not overcome back pressure greater than approximately 12psi (82.7kPa)
  • Integral pole clamp
  • Use of safety interlock pump sets to prevent free flow from inadvertent misload of pump set onto pump
  • Pump running indicator lights
  • DC motor with intermittent operation
  • Adjustable alarm volume
  • Memory of flow rate, dose, and volume delivered settings for 24 hours after pump shut off