UMTEC Vein Finder is a medical device that uses near-infrared light technology to make it easier for healthcare professionals to locate veins in patients. The device emits a particular wavelength of light absorbed by hemoglobin in the blood, which illuminates the veins and makes them more visible. This makes it easier for healthcare professionals to find veins and insert needles for procedures such as blood tests or intravenous (IV) injections.
The UMTEC Vein Finder is a portable device that is easy to use and can be used on patients of all ages. It benefits patients with difficult-to-find veins, such as dark skin, obesity, or other medical conditions that make veins harder to see. The device can be used in various settings, including hospitals, clinics, and even in the field, by emergency medical technicians.
Overall, the UMTEC Vein Finder is a valuable tool for healthcare professionals that can improve patient comfort and reduce the risk of complications from needle insertion. Healthcare professionals can provide faster and more effective care to their patients by making it easier to locate veins.