Special needs infants require specific yet gentle care which includes the performance of vital medical procedures. This newborn-size infant allows healthcare facilities and medical staff to teach special procedures and develop a nursing care plan for special needs infants. The Life/form® Special Needs Infant was developed for a wide range of educational training, including beginning nursing students. Medical devices that can be used include: tracheostomy tube and suction catheter, gastrostomy tube, nasogastric tube, and urethral catheter. Other general cares that may be practiced include: bathing, diapering, and various dressing changes. Five-year warranty. Soft carry bag included. Tracheostomy and gastrostomy tubes not included.
Procedures that can be practiced include:
Tracheostomy care (placement and suctioning) - size 3.0 mm neonatal
Gastrostomy care (lavage and gavage) - size 14 FR
Nasogastric care (placement, lavage, gavage, and suctioning) - size 8 FR or smaller
Urethral catheterization (insertion, placement, and care) - size 8 FR
Colostomy stoma (attachment of ostomy bag and basic care purposes only)
About this Brand
ISO-9001 certified Nasco got its start in 1941 making teaching aids for vocational agriculture. In the decades since, it has grown to a leader in healthcare education kits, simulators, and lab sampling products. Nasco Healthcare focuses on training and simulation products, particularly its Life/form® and Simulaids brands. It offers a wide range of anatomically correct replicas and fully interactive manikin simulators for healthcare and EMS training.
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