Kangaroo EPump and Joey Feeding Pump Discontinuation

Attached is a letter from Cardinal Health, the manufacturer of the Kangaroo Joey, EPump and Connect enteral feeding pumps and bags.  In the letter, you will see that the Kangaroo Joey and the Kangaroo EPump are being discontinued on September 30, 2024. As many of our clients are Enteral Feeding Clients, and many are using the Kangaroo Joey Feeding pump and bags that go with it, to feed themselves, or their loved ones, access the Ontario ADP Program for the feeding grant.  We wanted to give you some information as it is understood. If you have purchased a Joey Feeding…
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Important Changes to Tube Feeding Connections

Important Changes to Tube Feeding Connections

COMING SOON.... ENFIT CONNECTIONS Just so you are aware, the Kangaroo pump feeding bags are no longer coming with the white end. If you are needing to continue to feed with a non-Enfit (legacy) connection, you will need to save the little white adapters that are on your current feed bags. At the moment, we are able to purchase both the Enfit and Legacy G-Tube extensions, however, the switchover is coming soon. I have also included optional adapter that can be purchased to connect slip tip or catheter syringes to an Enfit extension. NB:  The G-Tube extensions will still connect…
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Enabling Dose Feature on Kangaroo Connect Feeding Pump

Enabling Dose Feature on Kangaroo Connect Feeding Pump

To be able to access the Advance Settings to Enable the Dose Feature, you must begin with the Connect Pump off. Turn the pump on While the Kangaroos are jumping, Press and Let go on the First Arrow at the TopBio Tec ModeTouch the Second arrow down  - View OptionsScroll down to DoseClick Select to Enable Dose featureRestart the pump
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Setting Up and Operating the Kangaroo™ Connect Enteral Feeding Pump

ChaptersTimes Stamps 0:27s   Charging the Kangaroo Connect 1:39s   Prepare to Feed 3:48s   Adjust Feed Rate 5:01s   Adjust Dose Settings 6.51s   Adjust Bolus Feed 7.29s   Adjust KTO (Keep Tube Open) Settings 8:16s   Temporary Lock Screen Setting 8:55s   Maintenance and Trouble Shooting 9:04s   Cleaning After Feeding Use 10:06s  Notifications and Alarms
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What is Weighted Blanket Therapy? by Hush Blankets

What is Weighted Blanket Therapy? by Hush Blankets

What is Weighted Blanket Therapy? ~by Hush Blankets Weighted blankets have been around for some time now, and they’ve recently begun taking the world by storm. Now, you might have heard an acquaintance raving about their weighted blanket on Facebook or Instagram, or seen one of the numerous online reviews about weighted blankets… Curious to learn more about weighted blankets, and discover what is weighted blanket therapy? In this blog post, we tell you all you need to know about weighted blankets, and how they can bring a sense of calm and well-being to your life. Ready? Let’s jump right…
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