Gemstar Epidural Infusion Pumps

Updated May 7, 2013
Author: VerLee

Description: Operating & Programming the GemStar Epidural Infusion Pump


Operating & Programming the GemStar Epidural Infusion Pump

GEMSTAR EPIDURAL Pumps

Updated 9/12 Paula McKinley

UNLOCK KEYPAD
- Press STOP
- Enter UNLOCK CODE (call Paula, 6990, for Codes) [MMC: ***; Mercy: *****]
(you will hear multi-tones when pressing each number)
- Pump is now Unlocked

CHANGING A RATE
- Pump must be in STOP mode and Keypad UNLOCKED 
- Press CHANGE key
- Press #3 CHANGE PROGRAM
- Follow prompts and make appropriate changes
- Press YES/ENTER to confirm changes
- Press START

ADMINISTER A LOADING DOSE (BOLUS) USING GEMSTAR PUMP
- Pump must be in STOP mode and Keypad UNLOCKED
- Press YES/ENTER
- Press 0
- Follow prompts to give loading doses
- DELIVER THE LOADIND DOSE NOW? Press NO
- Press START
- DELIVER THE LOADING DOSE? Press YES

OBTAIN PCEA BOLUS TOTALS
- Pump must be in STOP mode and Keypad UNLOCKED
- Press OPTIONS
- Press HISTORIES
- Press SHIFT TOTALS
- This will display number of boluses delivered and number of bolus demands
- Scroll through the screen, the screen will read: End of shift totals CLEAR TOTALS? YES or NO
- Press YES/ENTER
- Press START


POWERING THE PUMP OFF
- Pump must be in the STOP mode
- Press and hold ON/OFF button



Gemstar Manual (pdf)