Welch Allyn Connex® Vital Signs Monitor

Welch Allyn Connex® Vital Signs Monitor

Connex

Overview

The Connex Vital Signs Monitor (VSM) is an advanced, touch screen monitor featuring bright, vivid colors with minimal knobs or buttons for ease of cleaning—perfect for hospital general care floors and for surgery centers and other ambulatory care offices. The Connex VSM helps clinicians dramatically improve patient safety and the time it takes for vitals capture. A wide range of optional configurations help clinicians to reduce/improve common challenges including falls, pressure ulcers, respiratory distress, EMR documentation, early warnings/detection, white coat hypertension and accuracy of vitals information.

Functions:

  • SureBP® technology measures BP as cuff is inflating
  • Supports adult, pediatric and neonatal
  • Pulse rate and MAP included
  • SureTemp Plus thermometry
  • Masimo or Nellcor Pulse Oximetry
  • Integrated thermal printer

Features and Benefits:

  • Get immediate access to accurate patient vitals
  • Wireless capability allows data to be sent to the EMR anytime, anywhere
  • Profiles controls alarms and configures to specific workflows
  • Advanced patient ID verifies patient name
  • Connects to all leading EHR systems to reduce documentation errors
  • Interval programs for automatic readings
  • Use across procedure, triage and general exam environments for both spot check and continuous monitoring
  • Save vitals information with the patient name for future reference
  • Only one step away from the home screen for any function or parameter
  • Fast recharging Lithium-Ion battery

Advanced Patient ID:

  • Two-way wireless communication associates patient ID numbers and names for positive identification at the bedside.
  • Customizable ID fields, including simultaneous display of multiple forms of ID.

Comprehensive Patient Documentation:

  • Patient modifiers and qualifiers (e.g. body position, pain, and respiration) can be documented on the device.
  • Eliminates the need for a bedside computer, or to locate a PC and transcribe data later.

Patient Data Protection:

  • Patient-identifiable data protected with customizable options:
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Screen blackouts
  • Automated, configurable deletion of patient information.
  • Rules to check record completeness before saving.

Integrated, Best-in-Class Wireless Technology:

  • Allows the monitor to act as a true mobile device.
  • Works with your current wireless network to make integration simple and seamless.
  • Delivers up-to-date patient demographics, ensuring proper ID at the point of care.

For More Information:

The Welch Allyn sales brochure can be found here.

HL7 interface specifications can be found here.

A Configuration Logic and Ordering Guide may be found here.

The manufacturer’s web site may be found here.

A comparison sheet of Welch Allyn Vital Signs Devices and Monitors can be found here.