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New Data Shows Nurses & Their Families Are At Significantly Higher Risk for Covid-19 Infection & Hospitalization vs. General Public

A series of new studies underscores the alarming toll that COVID-19 takes on frontline nurses and, ultimately, their families. The studies show that patient-facing nurses and their households have a three- and two-fold increased risk of COVID-19 hospitalization, respectively. Based on this mounting body of scientific evidence, and compounded by a severe thermometer shortage, Exergen …

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Doctors, Nurses, and Pharmacists Name Exergen TemporalScanner Best Forehead Thermometer

New York Magazine Says Healthcare Practitioners Recommend TemporalScanner for Consumers and Their Own Families New York Magazine recently asked nearly 50 physicians, nurses, and pharmacists for their recommended medicine cabinet essentials, including thermometers. Topping the list for thermometers in two separate articles was the Exergen TemporalScanner, which was recommended by medical experts, not just for …

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Exergen Medical Expands Sales into India

Innovative Non-Invasive Infrared Thermometers Now Available to Indian Patients Exergen Corporation, a global leader in infrared temperature measurement technologies for medical applications, announced today that it has appointed Anil Dass as Director of Sales in India. Anil Dass will be in charge of the sales operations of Exergen’s Medical Division in India. Exergen Medical will …

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Is it a Cold or the Flu?

The Flu Almost Always Brings a Fever, According to Exergen According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), influenza-like illness activity is now widespread in 48 states, making this the worst flu season since 2003. From 2010  to 2019, the annual death rate from the flu has increased from approximately 12,000 deaths per …

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Rest in Peace, Our Friend Irving Erlichman

Over 90 years young and still going strong in his second career after his retirement in 1985 from Polaroid: The Ultimate Secret

An Accurate Thermometer is First Line of Defense in Preventing a Measles Epidemic

Thermometers are Must-Pack Items for Summer Travel Before they zip up the duffle bag or shut the suitcase, parents across the country have one more thing to pack before they head off for vacation this summer: an accurate thermometer. Reported measles epidemic cases have exceeded 1,000 in the first six months of 2019 — the …

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Increasing Safety, Reliability and Speed for Diagnostic Procedures

Help Your Customers Increase Safety, Reliability & Speed with Exergen’s IR Sensors. For processes such as diagnostic procedures, skin treatments and medical interventions where blood or saline solutions are involved, temperature monitoring and control are essential in the success and reliability of the procedure. Employing IRt/c technology increases the speed and reliability of the procedures …

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Point-of-Care Testing (POCT)

POCT can include blood glucose testing, blood gas, metabolites and electrolytes analysis, etc. Tests are performed on portable instruments, with the use of disposable test strips or cartridges. The challenge with POCT instruments is to provide the complexity of conventional lab equipment in small, portable devices.

Exergen Sensors Ensure Safety, Efficacy in Fluid Infusion for Medical Procedures

In a broad spectrum of medical procedures, infusing normothermic fluid is the key to better patient outcomes. That’s particularly true in trauma situations when quick delivery of blood products to patients is essential for their survival. In many of these instances, medical professionals rely on portable fluid infusion devices that can warm and infuse fluids …

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Increased Temporal Scanner Hospital Use Increases Medicare Reimbursement

A new national survey was recently conducted to explore methods of thermometry used in hospitals, patients’ thermometry preferences and a possible correlation between the way patients had their temperatures taken and satisfaction with their hospital experience.

Exergen Medical Assists Identifying Fevers in Children – Exergen Temporal Scanner

Nurses are on the frontline of patient care and it's always been the mission of Exergen – creators of the Exergen Temporal Scanner – to support their work and help make their jobs easier and more effective. More than a billion temperatures are taken a year and every nurse needs the best temporal thermometer they …

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Temporal Artery Thermometry is Accurate for Preterm Neonates

Babies Exhibit Less Fussiness and Crying with the TAT A new study published in the Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, Neonatal Nursing 1 shows that Exergen temporal artery temperature measurements (Temporal Artery Thermometry) are as accurate as axillary temperature measurements in low-birth-weight neonates in the NICU. The study further affirms that nurses spent less time measuring with temporal thermometers than …

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Exergen Reduces Hospital Costs by 90%

Exergen Corporation has announced that two new studies from Postgraduate Medical Journal indicate that when used throughout a hospital, Exergen TemporalScanners deliver substantial cost savings while providing accuracy and ease of use, as supported by more than 70 peer-reviewed published studies for all ages and clinical settings. 10 Times Less Expensive Temporal Scanner The first …

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Temporal Artery Thermometry (TAT) – Accurate for Preterm Neonates

Exergen's Temporal Artery Thermometer Causes Less Fussiness and Crying from Babies Babies Exhibit Less Fussiness and Crying with the TAT A new study published in the Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, Neonatal Nursing1 shows that Exergen temporal artery temperature measurements are as accurate as axillary temperature measurements in low-birth-weight neonates in the NICU. The study further affirms …

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The Importance of Identifying Fevers in Children

Nurses are on the frontline of patient care and it's always been the mission of Exergen – creators of the Exergen TemporalScanner – to support their work and help make their jobs easier and more effective. More than a billion temperatures are taken a year and every nurse needs a thermometer they can rely on …

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Exergen Temporal Thermometers Reduces Hospital Costs by 90%

Exergen Corporation announces that two new studies from Postgraduate Medical Journal indicate that when used throughout a hospital, Exergen TemporalScanners deliver substantial cost savings while providing accuracy. Cost Minimization with Exergen The first study, “Cost minimization analysis of thermometry in two different hospital systems,” from University Hospital Centre Zagreb and University of Michigan Hospitals. Each …

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