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Nurse Resources

News Coverage

Keynote Lecture:
Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care International Symposium

March 17, 2022
Press Release

Deborah Heart and Lung Center Introduces
the Ivenix Infusion System to the Hospital

March 14, 2022
Press Release

Fort HealthCare Partners with Ivenix to Provide Unprecedented Infusion Safety

January 13, 2022
Press Release

Ivenix Wins Fierce Innovation Awards for Drug Delivery Technology and Best New Product

December 13, 2021
News Coverage

A Review of Infusion Pump Drug Library Data and New Technology to Optimize the Drug Library Update Process

November 17, 2021

Spray down for disinfecting the Ivenix LVP is encouraged

October 25, 2021

Infusion safety in specialty areas – it can be simpler!

October 18, 2021
Webinar

Webinar Recording: A Review of Infusion Pump Drug Library Data & New Technology

In this insightful webinar Sean O’Neill, PharmD joins Sue Niemeier MHA, BSN, RN, Chip Royer, RPh, and Lauren McCormick, RPh to discuss the latest in drug library infusion data analytics and new technologies for addressing the pain points of drug library authoring and management.

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Fentanyl infusions and addressing human error in using smart pump technology

October 14, 2021

Achieving Compliance with The Joint Commission’s Sentinel Event Alert

August 10, 2021

Ivenix Creates a Fundamentally Different Infusion Therapy Experience

June 17, 2021
Product Brief

Large Volume Pump (LVP): Compatible Cleaning Solutions and Disinfectants

Large Volume Pump: Ivenix Infusion System: Proper care and maintenance of the Ivenix Large Volume Pump (LVP) will help ensure optimal performance and longevity of the device.

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Analyzing the actual total cost of ownership (TCO) for a hospital infusion pump

November 10, 2020
Infographic

Total Cost of Ownership of an Innovative Infusion System

Download our infographic on the total cost of ownership of the Ivenix Infusion System, designed from the ground up to prevent infusion related harm.

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Publication

Developing a Smart Infusion Pump Dedicated to Infusion Safety

By Eric A. Smith & George Gray. Comprehensive usability engineering and risk analysis effort helped produce a smart infusion pump with new safety. Ergonomics in Design

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Clinical Excellence

COVID-19 Resources

Managing infusion therapy in the age of COVID-19. Challenges and Solutions in Infusion Delivery.

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Brochure

The Ivenix Infusion System Brochure

Meet The Ivenix Infusion System. Built from the ground up to leverage the power of the digital age, enhance patient safety, and fundamentally transform infusion delivery.

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Brochure

Ivenix Corporate Brochure

The Infusion System That Changes Everything. Download our brochure to learn how we are rethinking infusion delivery to set new standards in safety, simplicity & interoperability.

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Product Brief

Infusion Pump Evaluation Guidelines

Download the Ivenix brief for the Top Ten questions to consider in helping to reduce the potential for infusion errors.

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Infusion Spotlight

Cleveland Area Hospital Infusion Spotlight Story

“Ivenix Demonstrates Infusion Efficiency, Ease-of-Use at Progressive Critical Access Hospital,” clinicians praise Ivenix Infusion System’s advanced performance in simulated environment.”. Download this Infusion Spotlight Story to learn more from Cleveland Area Hospital on their hands-on experience with the Ivenix Infusion System.

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Infusion Insight: Secondary Infusions Deserve Primary Concern

July 24, 2018
Webinar

Go with the Flow: Insights into Complex Infusion Delivery Systems

Watch this webinar (supported by Ivenix and the AAMI Foundation’s National Coalition to Promote the Save Use of Complex Healthcare Technology) as two experts in infusion pump use, design, and safety provide information about complex infusion technology in the clinical environment.

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White Paper

Interoperable Smart Pumps Support Patient Safety

HIMSS Analytics 2018 Smart Pump Interoperability Study reveals providers’ priorities and challenges related to smart pump integration. Download your free white paper for an in-depth review of the results of the recent study conducted by HIMSS Analytics and Ivenix.

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Webinar

Webinar: 2018 Smart Pump Interoperability Study

Complimentary webinar presents results from the 2018 Smart Pump Interoperability Study, conducted in partnership with HIMSS Analytics

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Infusion Interoperability – What’s In It for Nurses?

May 18, 2018

Infusion Insight:
Going with the Flow in Infusion Delivery Can be Harmful to Patient Care

May 16, 2018
Publication

Infusion Pump Performance: Flow Accuracy & Continuity Often Don’t Add Up

In this article, published in Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare, clinical implications of variability in flow accuracy are explored, as well as a new paradigm for pump technology to ensure high-quality patient care and safety.

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Celebrating Nursing Excellence & Advocacy

May 7, 2018
Publication

The Future of Infusion Systems: Simplicity, Interoperability, & Security

Insights on the heightened need for simplicity and security in infusion system design amidst the increasing trend toward interoperability between infusion pump systems and the EMR.

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Publication

The Quest to Reduce Infusion Errors

Considerations for nurses when evaluating new or existing infusion technology, with the goal of reducing infusion errors and improving patient safety.

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White Paper

Infusion Pump Alarms: Improving Intravenous Therapy

Download your free white paper and learn more about opportunities to improve infusion pump alarms and alarm management.

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Clinical Excellence

Innovations in Practice: Secondary Infusions – A Common Source of Missed or Under Delivery

Examine trends of use errors with secondary delivery and what innovations have occurred in the last 10-15 years.

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Publication

When Accuracy & Flow Don’t Add Up: The Case for New Design in Large Volume Pumps

Susan Niemeier, Chief Nursing Officer for Ivenix, offers insights around the need for a new paradigm in pump technology to enhance performance in a variety of real-world clinical conditions. 

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White Paper

Supporting Medication Safety: Improving Intravenous Therapy

Download your free white paper and learn more about how infusion systems can enhance medication safety through empowering clinician’s use of the “Five Rights”.

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Product Brief

Ivenix Infusion System for Nurses

Download the product brief and learn how the Ivenix Infusion System is designed to help nurses focus on patients, and simplify every step of infusion delivery, to enhance safety, and to inform care.

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Everything Begins and Ends with Patient Safety

March 15, 2018

IV Nurse Day 2018 – Celebrating the Dedication and Skill of IV Nurses

January 25, 2018

Infusion Insight: Small Volume Parenteral Shortages Shouldn’t Mean Big Problems for Pharmacists and Nurses

December 13, 2017
Publication

Patient Safety Webinar Series Focuses on Multiple IV Line Safety

Learn from human factors experts who have researched the causes and strategies for overcoming the risks associated with multiple line infusions

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Infusion Insight: The AAMI Foundation’s National Coalition to Promote the Safe Use of Complex Healthcare Technology

July 18, 2017
Clinical Excellence

Factors Affecting Large Volume Infusion Pump Accuracy and Flow

This study examines the short term flow accuracy of three large volume infusion pumps and explores the clinical impact of flow variability for high risk medications with short half-lives.

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Clinical Excellence

Clinical Perspectives: The Need for Innovation in Infusion Pump Fluid Delivery

There is a need for innovation in the infusion industry. Learn about the perspectives of clinicians and why more sophisticated pump technology is needed.

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Celebrating National Nurses Week

May 8, 2017

Infusion Insight: The AAMI Foundation’s National Coalition for Infusion Therapy Safety

April 11, 2017
Publication

Improving the Safe Use of Multiple IV Infusions

Despite growing awareness of the factors that lead to errors in programming a single intravenous (IV) infusion, minimal research has been conducted into the errors that can result from administering multiple IV infusions to a single patient.

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Publication

Optimizing Patient Outcomes: Questions Senior Hospital Leaders Should Ask About Infusion Therapy Safety

This guide can be used to inform the hospital’s C-suite on the importance of supporting efforts to improve patient safety—and reduce costs—through the use of smart pump technology.

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Publication

Harbingers of Healthcare Information Technology

Sue Niemeier, Chief Nursing Officer for Ivenix, is featured as a Harbinger of Healthcare Information Technology in the Journal of Informatics Nursing.

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Infusion Insight: Every Day is Patient Safety Day

March 23, 2017
Clinical Excellence

Strategies in Making the Journey to Smart Pump BCMA-EMR Interoperability

This poster highlights what’s involved in making the journey to smart pump-BCMA-EMR interoperability.

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Infusion Insight: Turning Data into Knowledge

February 8, 2017
Publication

Patient Safety Webinar Series Features Smart Pump Alarm Management

Learn how Palomar Health addressed non-actionable smart pump alarms to reduce alarm fatigue.

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Happy IV Nurse Day!

January 25, 2017

Welcome to the New Ivenix Blog

December 1, 2016
Publication

New Webinar – Nursing Informatics Perspective On Intelligent Infusion Systems

The American Nursing Informatics Association (ANIA) is hosting a continuing education webinar focusing on the role of nursing informatics in advancing infusion system safety, efficiency, and usability.

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Publication

Reflections on the Current State of Infusion Therapy

The article reviews the current state of intravenous (IV) technology and delineates aspects that would benefit from improved design and development.

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Publication

IV Smart Pumps: The Impact of a Simplified User Interface on Clinical Use

A pilot study was conducted to measure the differences in programming times and the frequency of programming use errors among three IV smart pumps.

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Publication

Why Are Our Infusion Pumps Not Smarter or Safer?

Thoughts from Matthew Weinger, MD on the current state of smart pumps.

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Publication

Infusing Patients Safely: Priority Issues From the AAMI/FDA Infusion Device Summit

The Medical Device Safety Council/Infusion launched by the AAMI Foundation organized working groups to oversee the progression of solutions to 13 priorities, and worked with many people who have shared their time and expertise to infusion initiatives.

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