In a recent letter to customers and healthcare professionals, Hospira, Inc., the maker of the Plum A+/A+3 infuser, advised consumers to check for error codes. This error code, accompanied by an audible alarm, is caused by the battery not being fully recharged after 8 hours. The infuser does not need to be returned, but it is recommended that users replace the battery every six months.
The Plum A+(r) infusion system has many features that improve caregiver productivity, including fully automated secondary drug delivery, concurrent flow, variable occlusion pressure, bar-code reader, and more. The Plum A+(r) is an affordable and convenient infusion system that also includes a variety of accessories. The error codes listed below are indicative of possible problems with the infusion system. The following is a list of possible causes and corrective actions.
The Plum A+ infusion pump is a multi-therapy infusion device, a universal infusion pump that delivers multiple therapies to patients at the same time. The Plum A+ Infusion Pump is patient-ready and has over 325,000 pumps installed worldwide. With Hospira MedNet safety software, it is an effective solution for care providers and patients alike. Other benefits of the Plum A+ pump include the ability to upgrade it to Hospira MedNet safety software.
In some cases, the infuser has been damaged during radiation, cleaning or by another factor. To correct the issue, you should replace damaged parts. Also, you should check if the infuser and its accessories are correctly assembled. If the self-testing method does not yield results, you should contact Hospira. If you need further assistance, you can consult with a medical technician or call Hospira.