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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

The pumps do what they are supposed to do. We don't struggle with them, and they perform as we...

Aug 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

The vendor might have trained us when we first got our pumps, but I don't know whether the vendor...

Aug 2020
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Director

Service and Support

B. Braun provided all the needed manufacturer guidance on how to clean and disinfect the pumps after...

May 2020
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Director

Interfacing and Integration

Nothing changes with B. Braun. They are a German company, and they don't make changes overnight....

Apr 2020
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

The rumor is that there is a third-party vendor who is supposed to be working on a syringe pump....

Apr 2020
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Director

Relationship

The engineering people keep their commitments. Even though I have been asking for a certain thing,...

Apr 2020
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Director

Sales and Contracting

B. Braun's sales team seems to be a typical sales team. We have been in situations where we...

Apr 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

B. Braun is working toward integration with our EMR. Currently, the Infusomat Space pump is very...

Apr 2020
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Manager

Technology

The one area where we feel the pump is lacking is concentration limits. The smart pumps don’t...

Apr 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

On the implementation side, B. Braun has a really good strategy of implementation that resulted in a...

Apr 2020
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

We are wireless with the Infusomat Space, so we have data sent out to B. Braun's online suite. We...

Apr 2020
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Director

Relationship

When it comes to keeping promises, B. Braun has pretty much done that within their ability. When...

Apr 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

With the Infusomat Space, we recently did our first wireless drug menu update, and it worked...

Apr 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

The pumps are good, but we are not at the point of supporting integration yet. Since we haven't done...

Apr 2020
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

In terms of B. Braun’s service being proactive, they have changed a bunch of representatives. When...

Apr 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Technology

Our biggest issue with the Infusomat Space is that the cords are not integrated. People take the...

Mar 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Functionality and Upgrades

The Infusomat Space is easy to use, and our nurses really love it.

Mar 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Functionality and Upgrades

B. Braun is always doing upgrades to the software and looking at what changes need to be made to the...

Mar 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Functionality and Upgrades

B. Braun is always looking for what we need, how things are going to work best in each environment,...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Technology

We have to go through the Wi-Fi, and some information isn't catching. When the information doesn't...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

Our initial training with the vendor was very good. The vendor's people came down at different hours...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

We have a lot of trouble with upgrades and integration. We have to do a lot of work ahead of time to...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Service and Support

The Infusomat Space pumps have a lot of really good features that I like. It isn't very difficult to...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Relationship

The vendor does keep their promises. There were some issues that we didn't know about, but the...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

The pumps are good, and the implementation was good. The nurses were used to the old pumps, so when...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

We have been working out some kinks since the implementation of the product.

Mar 2020
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Manager

Relationship

B. Braun has offered more executive involvement than any other vendor that I have worked with. I...

Mar 2020
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Manager

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

I know that we get some services that we are not paying for, so B. Braun doesn’t nickel-and-dime us....

Mar 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

The pumps do everything that B. Braun promised the pumps would do. There are limitations on the EMR...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Interfacing and Integration

The integration abilities from B. Braun are pretty good. B. Braun's integration abilities are better...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

There has been a delay with the update to B. Braun's software, but overall, the vendor is doing a...

Mar 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

We haven't had any major issues with the product. The feedback from our staff members has been...

Feb 2020
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Director

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

Based on the information that I know, the vendor does keep their promises. They don't...

Feb 2020
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Director

Implementation and Training

The quality and effectiveness of the vendor's implementation services definitely gets the highest...

Feb 2020
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Director

Service and Support

Everything with B. Braun has definitely been satisfactory. They have been in contact with me on a...

Feb 2020
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

In terms of the ease of use of the pumps, the nurses have never complained. There is no major...

Feb 2020
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

I would give the product a slightly lower score for driving tangible outcomes because we haven't...

Feb 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

I would give B. Braun the highest score for the product functionality meeting our needs. If someone...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Sales and Contracting

My complaint about the pump is that it has a lot of features that my staff members don't utilize....

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Functionality and Upgrades

When we find something wrong, our biomed person has to do one pump at a time. When we bought the...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Functionality and Upgrades

Even with the struggles that we have faced, I still like the solution better than the other ones...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Lessons Learned

I would tell others looking at the product to do their research. They need to know what works best...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

We have issues with doing boluses, and that is rather concerning because boluses are a big deal with...

Feb 2020
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Manager

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

The vendor doesn’t charge for every little thing. There are certain things that we chose not to go...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

The vendor was very hands on in terms of training and supplying information from technical and...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Sales and Contracting

The pumps work as the vendor promoted. We haven’t really established that connection with our EMR....

Feb 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

I am happy with the pumps, but I am not happy with the software. The software doesn’t give good...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

Our end users are able to navigate the library well. We can go into alphabetical sections, and we...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Service and Support

The vendor has been responsive to feedback that we have given them about things. As an organization,...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Service and Support

The vendor has done very well with ongoing support. They are very responsive in terms of support....

Feb 2020
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Manager

Relationship

I haven’t had any recent contact with the executives, but they were extremely engaged in the...

Feb 2020
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Manager

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

I have some concerns with receiving our money’s worth because of some of the limitations that the...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

We have very good compliance with our drug library, but we had that with our previous pump too, so I...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

I have worked on a few different pump platforms. There are things that I really like about B....

Feb 2020
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Manager

Relationship

I would tell others that the vendor is very committed. The vendor has been there for us through our...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

Some competitors do a better job with their dose-over-time rates. A previous pump that I used could...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

There are some really positive things with the pumps, but there are some drawbacks to what the...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Relationship

The vendor has a wonderful team. I haven’t experienced that level of engagement in any other...

Feb 2020
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Director

Implementation and Training

Our implementation specialist was wonderful. Whenever that person said that something would be done...

Feb 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

We recently had to update the drug library, and that process was a little cumbersome.

Feb 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

The B. Braun system is fine, but I probably wouldn't buy it again if I were starting over again...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Relationship

B. Braun was actually really good to work with, and I would say that they keep their promises. The...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

The implementation services from B. Braun were really smooth. The vendor was here with support for...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Service and Support

We haven't needed a ton of ongoing support from B. Braun. The support teams are there when we need...

Feb 2020
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Director

Interfacing and Integration

When I came on board, B. Braun was able to provide me with a bit of support from an education...

Feb 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

The safety piece is huge. It is so cumbersome and direct that there ends up being a lot of...

Feb 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

There are a lot of nuances to maintaining accuracy, and that makes the pump a little cumbersome for...

Feb 2020
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Director

Implementation and Training

The big issue with the pumps has to do with how they are implemented, and we were not completely...

Feb 2020
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Director

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

The infusion pump drives tangible outcomes from a safety point. It does drive general outcomes too.

Feb 2020
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Manager

Win/Loss - Why they were selected (by current clients)

Things with B. Braun are going okay. We purchased the pumps for an infusion center, and we had a...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Relationship

I would buy the pumps again, but that decision is up to the people at corporate. The vendor keeps...

Feb 2020
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Manager

Interfacing and Integration

There is no integration with the B. Braun pumps right now, but I would like to see more of that....

Feb 2020
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Director

Win/Loss - Why they were selected (by current clients)

I would buy B. Braun’s pumps again, but that is with the caveat that there isn't anything else out...

Feb 2020
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Director

Service and Support

We had several major hiccups after we went live, and some of that had to do with the representative...

Feb 2020
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Director

Implementation and Training

The initial training was great. B. Braun did a lot of work on-site.

Feb 2020
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Director

Service and Support

When we were having problems with B. Braun’s pumps, we needed answers due to the impact the problems...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Lessons Learned

We get our money’s worth from the B. Braun system. I would recommend the system to others, but I...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Lessons Learned

I am satisfied with the B. Braun pumps. I don’t have any problems. The only struggle we have is when...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Service and Support

We have always had pharmacists from B. Braun that we can reach out to who can help us. Those...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Functionality and Upgrades

I don’t think we have issues with B. Braun. Initially, we had to send some of the pumps back because...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Implementation and Training

For the most part, B. Braun has been very helpful in getting me the tools I need to set up the...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Functionality and Upgrades

Sometimes, implementing all of the B. Braun pumps can be very complicated. Things are so much nicer...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Functionality and Upgrades

I like how stackable the B. Braun pumps are, and I like that we can have multiple drugs in the...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Functionality and Upgrades

We can’t pull data out of the B. Braun system, but the pumps do work as intended when it comes to...

Feb 2020
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Nurse

Technology

We don’t have new technology from B. Braun. There are warnings and other things on the pumps that...

Feb 2020