RAPIDPoint® 500e Blood Gas SystemInspired by Patients. Empowered by Technology.

The RAPIDPoint® 500e system elevates Siemens Healthineers blood gas offering to a new level, allowing you to spend more time focused on patient care. Implement a proven end-to-end blood gas solution that reduces the daily burden of device management and enables you to give your full care and attention where it matters most.

With an improved user experience, the analyzer transforms care delivery, setting an elevated standard in simplicity, quality assurance, and data security for healthcare organizations.

Features & Benefits

Integri-sense™ Technology – Redefining System and Sample Integrity

  • Comprehensive series of analyzer functional checks and flagging mechanisms deliver accurate test results
  • Performs frequent quality and blood integrity checks before, during, and after every patient sample
  • Helps reduce time to diagnosis and treatment with robust accuracy from sample to sample
  • Three levels of independent automatic quality control, multiple calibration routines, and advanced software algorithms enable reliable and clinically actionable test results
  • Siemens Healthineers-designed Integri-sense™ Technology—the guardian of patient results 

Heightened System and Data Security – Minimizing System Vulnerability

  • Provides latest defenses to guard confidential patient data coupled with leading built-in technology to protect your institution from external cybersecurity threats
  • WINDOWS 10 operating system with McAfee embedded anti-malware to block unknown and unauthorized programs from running
  • Two-step authentication process, encrypted password requirement for patient data transfer, and firewall to block hacking attempts

Simplicity - Allowing You More Time to Focus on Your Patients

  • Maintenance-free analyzer with user-friendly interface enables you to spend more time improving patient outcomes and less time acquiring results
  • Fully cartridge-based analyzer, with no maintenance requirements
  • Measurement cartridge includes planar sensors, sample probe, and CO-ox chamber (replaced with every new cartridge)
  • Unique sample port is part of the advanced clot management and air bubble detection mechanism
  • Only 100 µL of sample is necessary to run a full panel
  • Syringe and capillary samples handled the same, and operator variability eliminated with hands-free automatic sampling

We’ve created a detailed information kit for you, which contains our Security White Paper and videos to help you better understand the technology that differentiates the RAPIDPoint 500e Blood Gas System.

Assays

Parameters

Analyte

Blood Gas

pH
pCO2
pO2

Electrolytes

Na+
K+
Ca++
CI-

Metabolites

Glucose
Lactate

CO-oximetry

tHb
sO2
O2Hb
HHb
COHb
MetHb
Neonatal Total Bilirubin

Technical Specifications

Sample Size

Sample volume

100 µL

Sample Types

Whole blood (arterial, venous, mixed venous and capillary); pleural fluid.

Analysis

Time to results

Approximately 60 seconds

Quality Control

 

Automatic QC or ampule QC
Three levels of independent quality control solutions
Customizable QC schedule

Measurement Cartridge

Cartridge initialization time

Approximately 24 minutes

Use life

28 days onboard, or maximum number of tests

 Integrated Barcode Scanner

1D barcode symbologies

 Code 128, Codabar, Code 39, Character/Digit, Interleaved 2 of 5

2D barcode symbologies

PDF47, MicroPDF417, Datamatrix, QR Code, Micro QR Code, Aztec, and Maxicode

Operating System

MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10 IoT

Data Security

Patient data encryption

MCAFEE enabled anti-malware

Endpoint configuration

Firewall

Two-step operator authentification

No hard-coded password

USB on/off functionality

Communications

 

LIS
Wireless
Dual-port transmission via Ethernet and serial port
POCcelerator™ Data Management System
POCcelerator SE Data Management System
RAPIDComm and UniPOC™