Core, developers of medical infusion delivery systems, will be introducing the Sapphire
infusion pump at the upcoming MEDICA Show in Dusseldorf, Germany,
November 16-19, 2011. The lightweight, accurate and highly versatile infusion
pump is a comprehensive multi therapy, drug delivery solution for the
healthcare industry, including hospitals, institutions, clinics and homecare
markets. Q Cores first generation infusion pump system has been available in Europe since 2009.
Sapphires proprietary advanced, proven, reliable magnetic
flow control technology reduces the pumps moving parts thus increasing the
units life cycle and keeping down maintenance costs. The pumps drug delivery
technology enables it to be as accurate as syringe pumps in all ranges.
With a color touch screen akin to mobile data devices, the
safe pump is a versatile, easy to use platform. By combining various colors,
font sizes and schemes, the platform indicates treatment parameters and
provides differing alarm notifications allowing caregivers to efficiently
implement diverse treatments and programs.
“Q Cores Sapphire is a complete, precise, single-platform
medical infusion solution for supplying an array of therapies,” said Dr. Boaz
Eitan, CEO and Chairman of Q Core. “Sapphire meets the need for low cost of
ownership pumps that institutional, hospital and ambulatory care require as
healthcare professionals seek to cut costs and increase safety. Sapphire is
future ready with built-in extra slots for all forms of connectivity, pump
locator and other smart capabilities, as well as software that can be adapted to
meet changing needs.”
“The platform is very user friendly, with a touch screen and
embedded safety features that enable nurses and other professionals to quickly
learn how to use the pump and operate the Sapphire for their patients, the
pumps ultimate beneficiaries,” Dr. Eitan added.
Standing out in the market, the Sapphire family satisfies a
wide range of increasingly challenging drug delivery needs and its readily
adaptable to ever-developing clinical requirements. The Sapphire multi-therapy pump is the
flagship product in a line that also includes dedicated models for TPN, PCA,
epidural and drug-specific delivery.
ABOUT Q CORE
Privately owned, Q Core is the innovation leader in medical infusion delivery
systems. As a medical device company totally focused on the medical infusion
pump market, Q Core continuously invests in R&D to develop the most
versatile, accurate and reliable infusion pump systems available. Based on
proprietary, patented technology, Q Core delivers multi-therapy and dedicated
infusion pump systems and disposables (sets) for hospital and ambulatory care
environments. Q Cores infusion pump systems improve drug delivery safety for
patients and medical staff and offer outstanding reliability and low-cost
maintenance that together ensure a low total cost of ownership. The platform is
adaptable to changing regulatory, connectivity and other market requirements,
enabling hospitals to be confident of long-term value from their infusion pump
investment. Q Core has a fast-growing
worldwide sales and distribution network, with professional representation in
all major markets.