Needleless connectors offer a safe way to access IV lines without the use of a needle, which greatly reduces the risk of accidental needlestick injuries. B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) CARESITE® LAD is making access clear and easy for improved patient care.
Input from numerous clinicians provided the basis for the CARESITE design. The result is a device designed to help improve patient outcomes and clinician efficiency. CARESITE needleless connector with innovative positive displacement feature is designed to help reduce catheter occlusions while preventing healthcare workers from accidental needlestick injuries.
Designed with expert insight from clinicians who use them most, The CARESITE LAD is easy to:
- Visually inspect — with a clear outer housing that allows visible flush confirmation, and an open fluid path that has no fluid entrapment areas
- Clean — its smooth access surface facilitates effective cleaning and disinfection (see brochure in the Supplemental Information area and the full disinfection instructions in the Usage and Education area on this page. Also review best practices and proper aseptic techniques when accessing any type of needleless connector)
- Connect — minimal connection force is needed, allowing quick, effortless access with a LuerGuide top and easy syringe connection Grip — the ergonomic design is ideal for clinician handling and patient comfort, offering an easy-grip barrel designed to minimize slips and touch contamination