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  1. Infusion Products
    Smiths Medical Cybersecurity Bulletin

    Smiths Medical is aware of, and currently monitoring, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) notification concerning the Cybersecurity Vulnerability, ICSA-20-168-01

  2. Infusion Products
    Smiths Medical and HCA Capital go live with smart pump programming at nine sites

    Smart pump programming will allow HCA Capital’s Medfusion® 4000 pumps to be programmed based on the clinician order, reducing programming errors.

  3. News
    Smiths Medical Announces Ventilator Training Alliance App Partnership
    Smiths Medical announced today it has joined several of the world’s other ventilator manufacturers in the Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) to support frontline medical providers access to a centralized repository of ventilator training. 
  4. Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (PIVC)
    Smiths Medical Acquires Access Scientific
    Smiths Medical acquires the business of Access Scientific, LLC, expanding vascular access offering.
  5. Infusion Products
    Use Of Extension Sets With Smiths Medical Infusion Pumps
    In line with recent FDA thinking regarding COVID-19, Smiths Medical is providing the following information about adding extension sets to infusion pump tubing to create length allowing the pumps to be placed outside patients’ rooms.
  6. Infusion Products
    A letter to our customers-COVID-19
    Supporting customers, the patients they serve, and our employees are our highest priorities here at Smiths Medical.
  7. Ventilation Products
    Smiths Group to produce 10,000 ventilators for the UK Government
    Smiths Group (“Smiths”) confirms that it is contracting with the UK Government for a significant ramp up in the production of its life saving Smiths Medical paraPAC plus™ ventilators.
  8. Ventilation Products
    Ventilator Challenge UK Consortium

    A consortium of significant UK industrial, technology and engineering businesses from across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors, has come together to produce medical ventilators for the UK.

  9. Respiratory Products
    HEPA Filter Information

    The current Coronavirus (aka COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2) pandemic is requiring containment to protect caregivers and their patients. Smiths Medical is receiving many requests for information on the use and performance of our HEPA filtration products.

  10. Ventilation Products
    Smiths Medical Significantly Ramping Up Weekly Production of Pneupac® paraPAC Ventilators
    Smiths Medical is ramping up production of its paraPac Plus ventilator at its Luton site to meet increased demand from the UK and across Europe.
  11. Respiratory Products
    Smiths Medical Announces Launch Of Oscillatory Positive Expiratory Pressure Educational Programme On Doctors.net.uk

    In 2017, lung disease accounted for 700,000 hospital admissions and over six million hospital bed days.1 this programme aims to reduce hospital admissions and hospital length of stays for patients with respiratory conditions.2,3

  12. Tracheostomy Products
    Smiths Medical Announces Launch Of Portex® Tracheostomy Tubes And Kits

    Smiths Medical announced today it has launched a new Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) tracheostomy tube portfolio to its family of tracheostomy tubes - BLUselect® tracheotomy tubes, and BLUperc® and BLUgriggs® percutaneous tracheostomy kits and trays.