Elastomeric IV Infusion Pumps (disposable) information

You asked

Please provide data from each hospital, including the volume purchased and the brand of pump.

  • Which Brand(s) do you purchase?
  • What model do you purchase?
  • What quantities do you purchase on an annual basis?
  • Who are the main clinicians responsible within your CCG for the prescribing and administration of elastomeric devices?
  • What medicines do you fill the devices with?
  • Do you fill elastomeric devices in your pharmacy aseptic unit if you have one?

Advise if you purchase pre-filled elastomeric devices from a commercial compounder and if so:

  • What drugs are provided pre-filled?
  • What quantities do you purchase on an annual basis?

Our response

Manchester CCG does not hold the information you have requested.  Your query should be redirected to the appropriate provider – Manchester Foundation Trust (www.mft.nhs.uk)