Navigation Links
Baylor Scott & White Health Adopts Christie VeinViewer Imaging Device
Date:3/11/2015

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Christie Medical Holdings , Inc., a global leader in portable vascular imaging systems, today announced placement of the Christie VeinViewer® HD vein illumination device in 15 Baylor Scott & White Health facilities across the state of Texas. More than 60 VeinViewer systems assist in intravenous (IV) catheter placement and blood draws.  

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150310/180901

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150310/180902

The Christie VeinViewer system is the first and only device to use harmless near-infrared light to detect patient vasculature and then project a real-time, high definition image of the vein pattern directly on the skin surface. Nurses can quickly find more options for accessing a patient's veins. A more thorough assessment with VeinViewer means patients may avoid multiple needle sticks and possible future complications sometimes associated with IV access.

George Pinho, Christie's president, said, "We are really pleased that Baylor Scott & White Health chose the Christie VeinViewer imaging system, and the company's training and education. Only VeinViewer can provide pre-, during and post-access benefits throughout the entire vascular access procedure. It is also the only device of its kind that has been shown through clinical studies to increase both first-stick success and patient satisfaction by up to 100 percent while reducing medically unnecessary PICC lines by over 30 percent."

Through the industry-first Christie Assure Program™, Baylor Scott & White Health has five-year warranty support and an upgrade program to the latest Christie product platforms. Over 700 Baylor nurses have been trained by Christie clinicians. Clinicians can also take advantage of Christie-provided online education and training.    

About Christie Medical Holdings, Inc.

Christie Medical Holdings Inc. is a global company based in Memphis, Tenn., that discovers, develops and commercializes medical technologies. The company's market-leading product, VeinViewer system, is a mobile vascular imaging system that allows health care providers to clearly see accessible vasculature as a real time HD image, directly on the surface of the skin. Christie Medical Holdings Inc. is owned by Christie Digital Systems Inc., a global visual technologies company and a subsidiary of Ushio Inc., Japan. For more information on Christie Digital Systems or Christie Medical Holdings, visit www.christiemed.com.

Media Contacts:   
Carmen Robert 
Christie Public Relations  
Mobile – 519.572.5824  
Email

Follow us on Twitter @veinviewer   
Facebook: VeinViewer  

Christie® is a trademark of Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc., registered in the United States of America and certain other countries.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Christie Medical Holdings, Inc.
Copyright©2015 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Baylor Health Care System upgrades to Allscripts Sunrise 6.1 Electronic Health Record system
2. Sanomedics Hires Scott W. LeBel as Director of Specialty and Government Sales
3. BiOptix Expands Leadership Team with the Appointment of Dr. Scott Klakamp as Vice President of Chemistry and Biochemistry
4. Echo Therapeutics Announces Scott W. Hollander as President & Chief Executive Officer
5. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Receives FTC Second Request Under Hart-Scott-Rodino
6. Depomed Announces Appointment of R. Scott Shively as Chief Commercial Officer
7. Incentivated Helps Scottish Government Service Consumers by SMS
8. Pappas Ventures Promotes Scott Weiner to Partner
9. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage Adds Scottsdale Healthcare to Medicare Advantage Network
10. Healthcare Trust of America CEO Scott D. Peters Presents at the Arizona State University Real Estate Council
11. An Open Letter from Sterling Scott, CEO, GrowLife, Inc., Regarding the DOJ Position Change Regarding Marijuana
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/8/2019)... DANA POINT, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... October 08, ... ... of Niguel Coast Oral & Facial Surgery raise awareness of their advanced dental ... treatment. The Dana Point, CA oral surgeons welcome patients with heart conditions, diabetes, ...
(Date:10/8/2019)... ... October 08, 2019 , ... Respected oral and maxillofacial surgeon, ... & Maxillofacial Surgery. This cutting-edge practice serves both Washington, PA and Steubenville, OH ... to predictable jaw surgery with 3D imaging. Dr. Humberger was honored to join ...
(Date:10/8/2019)... ... October 08, 2019 , ... Fresno resident Regina Tanner has been selected ... living donor honoree. Regina will walk alongside the float, Light in the Darkness, during ... nurse and attorney, became a living organ donor in the fall of 2016 when ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/11/2019)... ... October 11, 2019 , ... Inland Detox, Inc. has just moved ... location has incredible views of the Temecula Valley and it’s the perfect place for ... facility offers both private rooms as well as double occupancy rooms, a 2nd home ...
(Date:10/10/2019)... PURCHASE, N.Y. (PRWEB) , ... October 10, 2019 ... ... of Sports Nutrition) Annual Conference, Nutrition 21 was excited to hear the significant ... studying the significant blood flow impact of Nitrosigine®. The clinical study poster entitled ...
(Date:10/8/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... October 08, 2019 , ... Dr. Amir ... disease in San Jose, CA experience relief from this common and treatable condition. Dr. ... order to save adults from living with uncomfortable symptoms, including tender and bleeding gums, ...
(Date:10/8/2019)... ... October 08, 2019 , ... Over the past three ... a standout in the sports restaurant category by providing a higher-quality product and experience ... fall menu as well as a "RAISE A MUG FOR THE CAUSE" campaign in ...
(Date:10/8/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... October 08, 2019 , ... ... MCN Healthcare to seamlessly integrate skills and procedures content from Dynamic ... to help nurses and allied health professionals master critical skills. MCN provides custom ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):