2 What's New?
What's New in Release J.0
Flexible, Patient-oriented Workflow (with PIIC iX only)
With the IntelliVue Information Center iX, more flexible, patient-oriented workflows are supported
for admitting, tracking and transferring patients. This allows you to adapt monitor use to the patient
data flow models in your specific facility and department.
When the patient monitor is connected to an IntelliVue Information Center iX, an extended
comparison of patient data allows more intelligent admission and transfer procedures. A
key can be used to search through the patient lists at the Information Center and other connected
systems and take over the corresponding data found.
A transfer can be initiated in the unit at the monitor, on patient arrival or patient departure, or centrally
at the Information Center.
When used together with an Information Center iX, extended equipment management functionality is
now available. Depending on how equipment is used in your facility, there are various ways to
associate devices with patients, beds or monitors.
Additionally there are mechanisms to automatically free up equipment that is no longer used. Using the
patient and caregiver data.
New NMT Module
A new NMT module enables the evaluation of muscle relaxation of patients under Neuromuscular
Block by measuring the strength of muscle reaction after electrically stimulating the dedicated motor
Alarm Functionality Enhancements
Pause Yellow Alarms (with PIIC iX only) - up until now, the
switched off or paused all red and yellow alarms. Now an alarm priority configuration setting is
available to have only yellow alarms affected.
can no longer be switched off or paused. The
the permanent key from the screen to avoid unintentional switching off of alarms. Alarms can still
be switched off or paused, in the
Alarms paused after Standby mode - alarms are automatically paused for 1 minute after Standby
mode to allow time for patient connection.
Capture 12-Lead ECG Enhancements (with PIIC iX only)
The existing 12-Lead ECG capture functionality has been extended to offer:
Download of analysis results from the IntelliVue Information Center.
Download of 12-Lead captures from the IntelliVue Information Center for review at the patient
window you have an overview of all equipment being used for a patient, together with
not allowed - when the alarm priority is set to
key can be removed from the screen - a configuration setting removes
key is disabled.