Capnography Start-up Program

 

The decision to bring Microstream™ capnography monitoring into your facility or clinical practice demonstrates a commitment to clinical excellence and patient safety. By navigating through the Covidien Implementation Connection, you can access “Keys to Success” tips, education and tools to help you facilitate a successful capnography implementation, promote clinical adoption and manage ongoing utilization of the capnography solution.
 

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Clinical Videos

Clinical Information Reference Tools:

(Please see White Papers section for additional resources)

Watch a video about the importance of monitoring etCO2 with pediatric patients

Melissa Langhan, MD, reviews the importance of capnography to monitor pediatric patients in the emergency medicine environment.

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View a clinical perspective on etCO2 monitoring with patients on PCA pumps

Ray Maddox, PharmD, Director of Clinical Pharmacy, Research and Pulmonary Medicine, discusses the value of monitoring etCO2 with patients on PCA pumps.

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View a video about monitoring etCO2 during radiology procedures

Karen Green, a radiology charge nurse, discusses her experience using capnography monitoring to aid in patient care.

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Watch a video about the value of Microstream™ technology features

Geri Healy-Dame, Director of Respiratory Care, talks about the value of Smart Capnography™ Algorithms.

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View a respiratory therapist’s opinion on the importance of capnography monitoring

Jeff Ferriera, Registered Respiratory Therapist, explains his views on capnography monitoring across areas of care in the hospital.

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Watch a video about the value of capnography

Geri Healy-Dame, Director of Respiratory Care, discusses the value of capnography to help improve patient safety.

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Learn how a Director of Respiratory Care is currently using capnography monitoring.

Geri Healy-Dame, Director of Respiratory Care, reviews how capngography monitoring is used at her facility.

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View a video on the importance of education and alarm management

Geri Healy-Dame, Director of Respiratory Care, talks about alarm management as well as clinician and patient education.

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View a video about SpO2 and etCO2 monitoring for quality patient care.

Ruben Restrepo, MD, RRT, FAARC provides his perspective on using etCO2 monitoring as 'the fifth vital sign'.

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Watch a video to see how Microstream™ capnography matters in improving patient safety

Overview of Microstream™ technology.

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Watch a video about improving patient safety with etCO2 monitoring

Charise Petrovitch, Chief of Anesthesia, VA Medical Center, Washington, DC, explains her views on using capnography to improve patient safety.

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Normal and Abnormal etCO2 Waveform Poster

Available in print, contact your Medtronic sales representative and reference this code: 13-PM-0231.

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Arterial Gradient Tech Brief

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Capnography Monitoring Implementation Checklist

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Capnography Training Facilitator Guide

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Capnography Policy and Procedure Guide

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