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What's up with NPWT?

Discussion in 'Medela' started by anonymous, Aug 14, 2015 at 2:58 PM.

  1. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Now that Apria went with Molnlycke. Molnlycke went with Tally and your LTC company went with KCI, it looks like you guys are pretty much on your own. I like the pump but the organization and the chance for success seems a long shot.
     
  2. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Challenges ahead for sure. Apria had problems and complaint from many customers that used the pump
     
  3. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Go back to the Molnlycke site troll
     
  4. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Apria had numerous customers complaining about pump functionality. The system had fluid gathering in tubing and left at wound site. Customer service (800) recommended poking a pin hole to help the problem.
     
  5. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Can anyone help me trouble shoot the avance pump? Wound is macerated, should I increase pressure?
     
  6. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

     
  7. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    This is a real problem and widely known. Had a wound clinic tell my customer these pumps are a risk to the patient.
     
  8. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    The reason why wound site was macerated and there were issues with the Pump - was not with the pump itself but the pump tubing and the dressing tubing. It was all single-lumen. Not good. As of July - the tubing has been upgraded to the double lumen just like KCI so you will not have the "pooling" at wound site or have any "fluid locks". The Swiss DO make a great pump and more clinicians I know love using the pump that not.
     
  9. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Apria and Medela in bed together again with the Invia NPWT system? Any thoughts?
     
  10. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Any insight on the current state of this company?
     
  11. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    Not good
     
  12. anonymous

    anonymous Guest

    How’s that? Fantastic response from someone responding to an old thread from a competitor ...

    Own your own game/market