Navigation Links
B. Braun Infusion Systems Complete Interoperability Test for HIMSS10 Interoperability Showcase
Date:2/25/2010

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- With calls for greater efficiency, safety and an expanded use of electronic health records shaping the healthcare environment, interoperability and systems integration are taking on added importance in the healthcare marketplace. B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) is placing greater emphasis on infusion therapy systems that seamlessly interface and interoperate with healthcare facility information systems.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO )

B. Braun's Infusion Pumps, DoseTrac™ Infusion Management Software and DoseLink™ Interfaces successfully completed key portions of the Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP), a federally-recognized Interoperability Specifications test, at the Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise 2010 Connectathon in Chicago in January.

The Connectathon is the healthcare information technology (IT) industry's largest interoperability testing event. Nearly 60 vendors tested more than 130 healthcare IT systems.

"The emphasis in the healthcare industry today is on developing healthcare systems that can interface, interoperate and have the ability to transmit patient and clinical information electronically to reduce errors and deliver more effective treatment to patients," said Scott Zaffrin, Manager, Connectivity Marketing & Operations for B. Braun Medical Inc. "Our suite of infusion system products is designed to do just that. We look forward to another opportunity to interact with healthcare professionals and demonstrate our solutions using the kind of clinical scenarios our customers face every day."

B. Braun will demonstrate the Outlook ® Safety Infusion System, DoseTrac™ and DoseLink

(B. Braun's IHE compliant HL7 interfaces) systems and its medication administration and electronic health record interoperability at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's HIMSS10 Interoperability Showcase at booth 233 in the Atlanta Convention Center during the HIMSS Conference & Exhibition, March 1-4 in Atlanta.

Designed as a HIMSS Health Information Exchange (HIE)-based environment, the Showcase includes clinical scenarios enabled by the standards-based IHE technical framework and HITSP federally-recognized Interoperability Specifications.

B. Braun will demonstrate the interoperability of its DoseTrac™ Infusion Management Software, DoseLink™ Interfaces and Outlook® Safety Infusion Systems using two-way communication with numerous vendors including Cerner, Epic, GE Centricity, Draeger, Philips, Capsule and more.

B. Braun Infusion Pumps deliver critical IV medications to patients and communicate this infusion data to the company's DoseTrac™ Infusion Management Software. Infusion data is wirelessly communicated to the DoseTrac™ software, which collects and stores real-time infusion data, allowing caregivers to view it from any workstation. Its open architecture design and the use of its DoseLink™ IHE HL7 Compliant Interfaces allows it to interface with any hospital or pharmacy information management system. DoseTrac™ is the only software of its type to offer both real-time displays of infusion data as well as comprehensive retrospective reporting capabilities.

About B. Braun

B. Braun is a leading manufacturer of infusion therapy and pain management products with an environmentally-friendly focus. Guided by the company's "Sharing Expertise®" philosophy, B. Braun addresses the critical issues of infection prevention, medication safety and environmental responsibility by promoting best practices that help clinicians reduce medication errors, prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) and achieve sustainability objectives.

Consistently recognized by Frost & Sullivan and KLAS for its medical technology and support services, B. Braun employees share their knowledge with colleagues and customers to improve working processes in hospitals and medical practices and to enhance the safety of patients and healthcare professionals. For more information, call 800-227-2862, e-mail us at inquiry.us@bbraun.com or visit B. Braun at www.bbraunusa.com.

SOURCE B. Braun

Back to top

RELATED LINKS
http://www.bbraunusa.com

'/>"/>

SOURCE B. Braun
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. MEDRAD and B. Braun Melsungen AG Collaborate to Promote Breakthrough Medical Treatment for Cardiovascular Disease
2. B. Braun Introduces WHIN(R) Safe Huber Needle
3. B. Braun and Amerinet Sign to Expand Infusion Therapy Offerings
4. B. Braun Awarded Contract With HealthTrust Purchasing Group to Provide Pain Management Solutions
5. B. Braun Medical Inc. to Demonstrate Infusion Systems Technologies at HIMSS 2009 Interoperability Showcase
6. I3, the Developer of Innovative Infusion Therapy Solutions, to Present at Medtech Insight In3 Conference in Las Vegas, March 4-5, 2010
7. Healthcare Industry Celebrates 25 Years of Advanced Pain Management With PCA Infusion System
8. Worlds First Cardiac Adult Stem Cell Patient Receives Infusion
9. Trellis(R) Peripheral Infusion System Removes Blood Clots in Largest Reported Prospective Endovascular DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Patient Series
10. Phase I/II Study of Targeted Gene Delivery In Vivo - Intravenous Infusions of REXIN-G - Demonstrates Dose-Dependent Anti-Tumor Activity Without Toxicity in Patients With Progressive Chemo-Resistant Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcoma (ASCO 2008)
11. TARGETED GENE DELIVERY SIGNALS CANCER VACCINATION IN VIVO: Intravenous Infusions of Rexin-G Followed by Reximmune-C Induce Tumor Necrosis and Recruitment of Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Cancerous Lesions (ASCO 2008)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/17/2017)... -- From the company that brought a full line of equine first ... new line of companion animal pet first aid kits.  EquiMedic ... aid, has developed two sizes of small pet first aid kits ... Featuring a small and a large companion pet first aid ... not a newcomer to working with small animals either. Corporate owners, ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... HOUSTON , Jan. 17, 2017  OrthoAccel ® ... Clinical Orthodontics (JCO) has published "The Effect of ... adolescent patients. Conducted by Dr. S. Jay Bowman ... treating Class II malocclusions, AcceleDent,s SoftPulse Technology ® ... crown while also reducing the number of days to ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... to their offering. ... The global fluoropolymer market in the healthcare industry to grow ... Global Fluoropolymer Market in the Healthcare Industry 2016-2020, has been ... experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:1/17/2017)... Louisiana (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... Senior Medical Center joined the Peoples Health network on Dec. 1, 2016. ... beneficiaries. , “JenCare Senior Medical Center is an exciting addition to our provider ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... Livingston, NJ (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... services and financial planning assistance to communities throughout the region, is launching a charity ... , Heart disease is by far the deadliest killer in America, and is responsible ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... eliminate cyber threats in real-time, today announced a strategic partnership with TechLab ... Malaysia. Joining other Seceon partners, TechLab Security has become a strategic partner and ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... Many people make New Year’s resolutions or renew their ... is making it easier for people who want to kick off 2017 with better ... existing patients. , These special offers include: , , A ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... Recently, patients ... in Southwest Michigan, joined other volunteers and organizations in support of the annual Binder ... children and families dressed up in colorful costumes of all designs coming out to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):