Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., & B. Braun Medical Announce Collaboration Aimed at Improving Peripheral IV Access Success
Publication Date: 4/27/2017
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., with its market-leading vein finder technology, VeinViewer system, today announced an alliance with B. Braun Medical Inc., a leader in infusion therapy and pain management.
Publication Date: 2/15/2017
VeinViewer Implementation Achieves Reduction in Central Line Placements. Hunterdon Medical Center, a 178-bed non-profit community hospital, and Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. announced that use of the Christie VeinViewer Vision2 is helping to improve the level of care provided to their patients.
Publication Date: 2/10/2016
VeinViewer Vision to be used in nursing school simulation lab. The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing received an in-kind gift from Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. of a VeinViewer® Vision vein finder for the nursing school simulation lab.
Healthcare providers should use vein visualization technology according to Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice
Publication Date: 2/3/2016
Use of VeinViewer system benefits patient care and complies with Infusion Nurses Society. A key guideline used by healthcare facilities around the world, the INS Standards mandate the use of vein visualization technology in patients with difficult venous access or after failed venipuncture attempts.
Publication Date: 1/28/2016
Pullman Regional Hospital, a critical access hospital in eastern Washington, recently acquired a new technology, Christie VeinViewer® Vision2, designed to make venipuncture much easier and to increase first stick success by up to 100%.
Publication Date: 1/5/2016
Phlebotomy Training Specialists (PTS), a training program that offers national phlebotomy training & certification at locations throughout the United States, has adopted Christie® VeinViewer® near-infrared vein finder technology within its classrooms.
Publication Date: 11/4/2015
VeinViewer Flex will be used in educational programs to teach IV insertion techniques to families for self-infusions
Publication Date: 10/22/2015
BrightStar Care® of Ft. Lauderdale, a premier private-duty home healthcare agency, and Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., a global leader in portable vascular imaging systems, today reported use of the Christie VeinViewer® Flex vein finder has helped improve the care provided to BrightStar Care of Ft. Lauderdale home infusion clients. BrightStar Care of Ft. Lauderdale, a locally owned and operated Home Healthcare Agency within the BrightStar Care Franchise system, Improves Care for Infusion Therapy Clients
Christie VeinViewer Vein Imaging Devices Now Available in Attainia’s Equipment Planning Catalog System
Publication Date: 6/23/2015
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. announced that it has partnered with Attainia, an industry leader in healthcare equipment planning solutions, to make information on Christie’s VeinViewer products, the clinician preferred vein illumination system, available to users of Attainia’s cloud-based software solutions.
VeinViewer Study Presented at Infusion Nurses Conference Shows Significant Impact to Vein Preservation
Publication Date: 6/16/2015
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., the global leader in mobile vascular imaging systems today announced updated results in a quality improvement study evaluating the use of VeinViewer® technology for the reduction of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) in an adult, renal-compromised population. By utilizing VeinViewer by Christie, the first and only full field digital HD vein imaging device on the market, over 675 unnecessary PICC lines were avoided in 2013 and 2014 compared to their 2012 baseline, an average yearly decrease of over 20 percent.
Publication Date: 5/21/2015
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., manufacturer of VeinViewer® portable vascular imaging systems, today announced the expansion of its Memphis office as a result of sales growth and future initiatives.
Publication Date: 3/11/2015
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., announced placement of the Christie VeinViewer® HD vein illumination device in 15 Baylor Scott & White Health facilities across the state of Texas. More than 60 VeinViewer systems assist in intravenous (IV) catheter placement and blood draws.
Publication Date: 2/25/2015
The new online courses are an extension of the in-person utilization training already offered through the Christie Assure Program, a comprehensive set of services designed to help ensure successful implementation of Christie products and deliver continuous customer support and education.
Publication Date: 1/20/2015
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) – firefighters, first responders and paramedics – have a new first line of defense when it comes to difficult IV access.
Christie CARES Program Brings Support and Hope to Families at Memphis’ Dorothy Day House of Hospitality
Publication Date: 10/1/2014
Through the Christie CARES program, we held a back-to-school supply drive to help families staying at Dorothy Day House with much needed school items for the children, and we hope to help with future activities.
Final Results of VeinViewer Utilization Study at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Show Potential Savings of More Than $238,000 in 2013
Publication Date: 9/25/2014
By utilizing VeinViewer, the first and only full field digital HD vein imaging device on the market, close to 350 medically unnecessary PICC lines were avoided in 2013 compared to their 2012.
Christie VeinViewer Vascular Imaging Solution Used In 75 Percent Of Best Ranked Hospitals By US News And World Report
Publication Date: 9/5/2014
More than 75 percent of the most recognized, and highly regarded medical facilities in the US have adopted VeinViewer technology.
Christie FreshStart Program Helps Hospital Replace Current Vascular Imaging Devices With Hospital-Wide VeinViewer Solution
Publication Date: 8/12/2014
Citing the superior technology and unparalleled customer support provided by Christie, Wolfson Children’s Hospital replaces all of its current vein visualization devices with VeinViewers. The move makes the facility a Vascular Access Center of Excellence. Children’s hospital abandons competitive device; adopts VeinViewer technology instead
Publication Date: 4/28/2014
Industry Leading Vein Illumination Device Offers Longest Hands Free Reach in Market and First Customizable Color Selection. Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., the inventor and global leader of direct projection vascular imaging systems, today unveiled VeinViewer® Vision2. VeinViewer is the first and only vein illumination medical device that uses harmless near-infrared light, DLP®, and other technologies to illuminate an exclusive real-time HD digital image of subcutaneous vasculature and blood patterns directly onto the skin surface.
Infusion Nurses Society Cites Christie Evidence; Recommends the Use of Infrared Light Technology to Help Improve Safety Practices with Short Peripheral Cathethers
Publication Date: 4/9/2014
Standard use of VeinViewer may Help Improve Patient Safety and Outcomes
Publication Date: 1/23/2014
Christie® Medical Holdings, Inc., a global leader in mobile vascular imaging systems, today announced that the company’s near-infrared VeinViewer® product, the first and only full field digital, HD imaging vein illumination device on the market, was awarded a new innovative technology designation from Novation, the leading health care supply chain expertise, analytics and contracting company for the more than 100,000 members, affiliates of national health care alliances VHA Inc. and UHC, as well as Children’s Hospital Association, and Provista.
Latest VeinViewer Utilization Study at Northern Kentucky’s St. Elizabeth Healthcare Results in Potential Savings of More Than $180,000 in Nine Months
Publication Date: 11/21/2013
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. and St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Kentucky announced the interim results of a quality improvement study evaluating the use of VeinViewer® for the reduction of medically unnecessary peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs)in an adult, renal-compromised population.
Interim VeinViewer Study at Mercy Hospital Shows Greater Than 30 Percent Reduction in Medically Unnecessary PICC Placements in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Publication Date: 10/16/2013
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. and Mercy Hospital Oklahoma City today announced the completion of a 210-patient prospective clinical study in the health center’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Christie Assure Program Expands to More Than 40 Countries Revolutionizing VeinViewer Training for Hospitals and Physician Offices
Publication Date: 8/26/2013
Christie Medical Holdings, announced the expansion of its industry-leading program to more than 40 countries.
New Christie Assure Program Revolutionizes VeinViewer Utilization Services at Hospitals Across America
Publication Date: 7/16/2013
Christie Medical Holdings launched a nationwide, industry-leading program for U.S. acute hospitals that use the HD VeinViewer vein illumination products designed to project vascular imaging on the surface of the skin.
Five-year program expected to lead industry in utilization training, clinical education and warranty offerings
Study of 3,000 Data Points Proving Accuracy of VeinViewer’s HD and Digital Full Field Technology In Near-Infrared Vascular Imaging Technologies
Publication Date: 6/3/2013
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., today announced the results of a 3,000 data points medical study that demonstrates the ability of VeinViewer, with Christie’s exclusive high definition image and digital full field technology.
Christie Medical Holdings introduces innovative image capture capability on hand-held VeinViewer Flex
Publication Date: 11/13/2012
Christie Medical Holdings Inc. today announced the company will soon introduce the innovative Image Capture capability, an addition to the ASSESS Imaging Suite on VeinViewer Flex, the company’s 5th generation VeinViewer device.
Christie Medical Holdings’ Philanthropy Program, Christie CARES, Makes Significant Donation of VeinViewer® Devices
Publication Date: 10/16/2012
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. today announced the company recently made a donation of three VeinViewer® devices to the Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer and Hematology Clinic as part of the Christie CARES program.
Publication Date: 10/18/2011
New product expands existing portfolio and reach into new medical markets. Christie Medical Holdings announced the market launch of the company’s newest product, VeinViewer Flex.
Publication Date: 6/8/2011
The FreshStart Competitive Trade-In Program offers customers the chance to turn in nonperforming vascular access visualization devices and receive a substantial credit toward the purchase of a VeinViewer unit.
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. Donates 10 VeinViewer Devices to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
Publication Date: 6/3/2011
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. today announced the company has donated 10 VeinViewer® vascular imaging devices to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® as part of Walmart’s annual in‐store fundraising campaign for the charity.
Publication Date: 3/8/2011
Christie Medical Holdings, maker of the VeinViewer imaging system, recently reported significant growth in the international market and is predicting another key milestone this year.
Publication Date: 11/10/2010
Study shows VeinViewer’s impact on PIV starts, patient experience and ROI. The first peer review journal article regarding the efficacy of the VeinViewer® imaging system was recently released in the September/October issue of Pediatric Nursing®. Adding to a sizeable existing body of evidence, this article reaches the upper echelon of the stringent level-of-evidence requirements for medical devices.
Publication Date: 9/30/2010
Christie Medical Holdings, makers of the VeinViewer imaging system, were recently honored by Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen and Matt Kisber, Economic and Community Development Commissioner, in the small business category for the Governor’s Award for Trade Excellence (GATE).
Publication Date: 7/15/2010
A silent auction of office equipment and furniture raises money for the Ronald McDonald House.
Publication Date: 5/5/2010
Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., formerly Luminetx® Corporation, has announced the launch of VeinViewer Vision, the third generation of VeinViewer technology. Like its predecessor, Vision uses near-infrared light and other patented technologies to project a digital image of patient vasculature directly onto the surface of the skin in real time.