Advancing patient safety in infusion therapy and vascular accessDiscover How
ivWatch, LLC is a medical device manufacturer focused on improving patient safety and effectiveness of intravenous (IV) therapy through early detection of peripheral IV infiltration and extravasation events.
A Common Procedure with a Common Problem.
An infiltration is the leaking of fluid or medication in the tissue surrounding the vein when an IV fails.
“Early detection of IV infiltration is key to improving patient safety. The ivWatch Model 400 provides that capability through continuous monitoring of the IV site. ”
“I believe this will be a paradigm shifting technology, causing a dramatic reduction in the frequency and severity of infiltration injuries that we see.”