Abbott Lifecare PCA 3

This next-generation LifeCare PCA system offers an unmatched combination of features for patient-controlled analgesia therapy, including, integral bar code reader for medication identification of prefilled and custom-filled vials with pharmacy-generated bar codes, multiple medication rule sets for as many as 18 clinical care area, bar-coded, prefilled medication vials, stored protocols for quick, accurate programming of standing orders and easy-to-use design based on human factors research.

Description

The LifeCare PCA 3 Infusion System is the most advanced PCA device to help address wrong dose and wrong drug errors. The LifeCare PCA 3 uses an integrated approach to patient­-controlled analgesia and helps to enhance patient safety and efficiency through bar code technology and advanced software design. Pre-­Filled bar­-coded drug syringes provide quality and enhanced safety.

Specifications

The LifeCare PCA 3 Infusion System is the most advanced PCA device to help address wrong dose and wrong drug errors. The LifeCare PCA 3 uses an integrated approach to patient­-controlled analgesia and helps to enhance patient safety and efficiency through bar code technology and advanced software design. Pre-­Filled bar­-coded drug syringes provide quality and enhanced safety.

Features
  • Designed to help reduce medication errors, enhance utility and increase efficiency. 
  • Built-­in bar code reader automatically identifies drug name and drug concentration. 
  • Review screens confirm data input before infusion begins.
  • Advanced software, soft­-function keys and numeric keypad Stored speed protocol function saves time and increases compliance with standing orders.