Glucose

PURPOSE OF TEST

The Accu-Chek INFORM II meter is considered a waived test by the FDA usded to obtain rapid assessment of blood glucose concentration results at the point of care. The test is to be used for monitoring glucose levels and should not be used for diagnosis.

POLICY

Fingerstick Glucose

SUPPLIES

Glucose Testing Supplies

MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION

Operators Manual

Control Soulution Package Insert

Test Strip Package Insert

MEMOS

POCT Glucose Testing Alert Reminder – June 2017

Glucose Testing on Critically Ill Patients – June 2014 – (Click for: Selected Reference Articles)

Lancets – Single Use Only – September 2010

IDA Pages (Clinical Indications, Documentation Plan, Clinical Actions)

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INITIAL ORIENTATION, TRAINING & COMPETENCY

Initial Orientation & Training – This must be completed (once) with all new staff trained to use this test.

Glucose Training Tutorial

Competency Test – This must be completed by all testing personnel 1) twice in the first year; and 2) annually thereafter.

QUALITY CONTROL

QC Information

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEETS (MSDS)

Glucose Test Strips

Control Solutions

Linearity Kit

Battery