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Suction Systems for use with Ventilated Patients

Expand ICU capacity in your facility with endotracheal suction solutions that can be used across a variety of care settings. The following medical suction machines includes virus filters and disposable fluid collection to reduce risk of cross-contamination and help limit the spread of COVID-19.

Meet the needs of your COVID-19 patients with Medical Vacuum Solution

COVID-19 patients on mechanical ventilation require frequent endotracheal suction to remove
fluid secretions from their lungs and airways. See how our medical suction machines can help you to care for your patients.

Dominant Flex or Basic

Use cases COVID-19 patients

For use with ventilated patients to perform endotracheal suction, when access to power grid is guaranteed.

Aligns with NHS recommendation*, reduces risk of infection for caregiver with virus filter and disposable fluid collection system.

Use cases capacity expansion

Key component for enabling the expansion of ICU capacity beyond central vacuum system equipped facilities.

Aligns with NHS recommendation against the installation or use of central vacuum system in an infectious diseases unit*.

*NHS: Novel coronavirus (COVID19) standard operating procedure. Design note: COVID-19 ward for intubated patients.

Medela Dominant Flex surgical suction mobile with disposable jars

Vario 18

Use cases COVID-19 patients

For use with ventilated patients to perform endotracheal suction, when portability is needed, including battery powered option. Aligns with NHS recommendation*, reduces risk of infection for caregiver with virus filter and disposable fluid collection system.

Use cases capacity expansion

Key component for enabling the expansion of ICU capacity beyond central vacuum system equipped facilities.

Aligns with NHS recommendation against the installation or use of central vacuum system in an infectious diseases unit*

*NHS: Novel coronavirus (COVID19) standard operating procedure. Design note: COVID-19 ward for intubated patients

Medela Vario 18 c/i surgical suction with disposable system sideview

Thopaz+ takes chest drainage therapy to a new level of care

Unlike analogue systems, it reliably regulates the applied pressure at the patient’s chest and digitally (and quietly) monitors critical therapy indicators. Clinical data has demonstrated that Medela’s chest drainage therapy improves outcomes and streamlines the delivery of care.

  • Thopaz+ reduces chest tube duration and length of stay (in hospital).
  • Improves safety for people with chest drains.
  • Improves clinical decision-making through continuous objective monitoring of air leaks and fluid loss.
  • Increases patient mobility.
  • Clinical staff find Thopaz+ more convenient and easier to use than conventional chest drainage systems.
  • Visit our FAQ for more information about safe chest drain management.

Meet the needs of your COVID-19 patients with Medical Vacuum Solution

Visit our FAQ for more information about safe chest drain management

Thopaz+

Use cases COVID-19 patients

Chest tube and drainage systems can be used to treat pneumothorax, a rare but serios complication that can result from high-pressure mechanical ventilation, often required for COVID-19 patients

Disposable canisters reduce risk of infection to caregivers and patients.

Use cases capacity expansion

Compact, portable system  allows critical lung and cardiac patients  patients to be moved to suitable care settings away from dedicated COVID-19 wards.

Medela Thopaz Plus side view

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Meet the needs of your COVID-19 patients with Medical Vacuum Solution

Other patient treatments have to consider a strict reduction of infection risk of caregivers and patients as well. On top, patients' daily life should be as comfortable as possible for the duration of therapy.

Invia Motion

Use cases COVID-19 patients

Single-patient use eliminates concerns about system cleaning or cross-contamination.

At home use home reduces risk of infection spread from COVID patients in the hospital or care facility to non-COVID patients

Use cases capacity expansion

Accelerating discharge and supporting care in the home helps facilities free up beds for other critically ill patients.

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Invia Liberty

Use cases COVID-19 patients

Single-patient use eliminates concerns about system cleaning or cross-contamination.

At home use home reduces risk of infection spread from COVID patients in the hospital or care facility to non-COVID patients

Use cases capacity expansion

Accelerating discharge and supporting care in the home helps facilities free up beds for other critically ill patients.

Medela Invia Liberty for NPWT

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