Medical monitoring

Widespread Vaccine Storage Negligence Comes to National Attention

As Recently Reported on Good Morning America
CHESTERLAND OH—June 6, 2012

Accsense A2-05 Temperature Monitor

Accsense A2-05 Temperature Monitor

A recent segment on Good Morning America featured at http://gma.yahoo.com/doctors-improperly-storing-vaccines-192330733–abc-news-topstories.html presents startling proof of widespread negligence in vaccine storage: “An investigation by the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Inspector General (HHS OIG) found that many providers of immunizations meant for low-income children don’t store the vaccines at proper temperatures, potentially rendering them ineffective and placing children at risk for contracting serious diseases.” Read more on our Press Releases page.

7 Reasons to Install Accsense for Medical Temperature Monitoring

Accsense Wireless and Wired Automated Monitoring Systems
CHESTERLAND OH—May 17, 2012

Accsense A2-05 Temperature Monitor on a Medical Freezer

Accsense A2-05 Temperature Monitor on a Medical Freezer

Pharmacies, hospitals and biorepositories store high-value but extremely temperature-sensitive products such as vaccines and medicine, prompting the need for automated systems to accurately record and/or archive both temperature and humidity. However, the sheer variety of available solutions can make the selection process a lengthy one. To help them choose an ideal device, the applications specialists at CAS DataLoggers present 7 compelling reasons for customers monitoring their medical refrigerators, freezers, and liquid nitrogen tanks to use Accsense wired and wireless monitoring systems. Read more on our Datalogging Tutorials page.

Monitoring Freezers and Cryogenic Tanks in a Biobank

Accsense Wired Pods Enable Title 21 CFR Part 11 Compliance
CHESTERLAND OH—March 20, 2012

BiobankCAS DataLoggers recently provided the wired temperature monitoring solution for a biorepository storing a wide range of life science materials including blood and tissue samples, common and experimental drugs, and many other high-value specimens and goods. Every material stored in the repository’s medical refrigerators, freezers and cryogenic tanks required continual temperature monitoring and data archiving to preserve the inventory as well as ensure compliance with the FDA’s Title 21 CFR Part 11 and other regulatory demands. Additionally, management often had to prevent sudden temperature fluctuations caused by staff opening the doors too frequently, so they planned to install wall switches and set up door alarms. Read the entire article on our applications note page.

CAS DataLoggers Introduces Pharmaceutical Temperature Monitor

Accsense Cloud-Based Wireless Solution Monitors Medical Freezers
CHESTERLAND OH—March 14, 2012

Pharmacies across the country constantly work to comply with increasingly demanding FDA regulations, especially 21-CFR part 11, in the storage of their temperature-sensitive life science products. Unfortunately, medical freezers often fluctuate in temperature due to uneven cooling and prolonged door opening among other causes, and these risks can be tough for staff to identify–is the door opening too frequently or is something else to blame? CAS DataLoggers now offers pharmacies an ideal solution with the Accsense A1-08 Wireless Temperature Data Logger, an automated wireless temperature monitoring and alarming system designed to protect customers’ life science materials. Read the entire article on our product announcement page.

CAS DataLoggers Chosen by Alaska Clinics to Monitor Vaccines

Providing Accsense Wireless Temperature Monitoring and Alarm Systems
CHESTERLAND OH—January 23, 2012

Alaska’s Department of Health and Social Services recently chose CAS DataLoggers and its advanced Accsense systems to provide the temperature monitoring solution for the extensive Alaska Immunization Program which had distributed vaccines to Alaskans for over three decades, all at no cost to providers. The program’s 26 remote public health centers handled both storage and dispensation of critical medicines and vaccines as part of an ongoing universal vaccine distribution program for childhood and adolescent vaccine-preventable disease control and prevention. Read the entire article here.