Baxter Sigma Spectrum

March 29, 2018
Baxter Sigma Spectrum - Infusion Pump - Soma Technology, Inc.

Baxter Sigma Spectrum - Infusion Pump - Soma Technology, Inc.

Baxter Sigma Spectrum Features

The Baxter infusion pump was designed with features to help reduce errors when programming an IV infusion. Soma Technology gives you the option of choosing this smart infusion pump with software version 6.05 or 6.02. At the initial start, this infusion system automatically defaults to using the drug safety library. This drug safety library is one of the leading safety features on the Sigma Spectrum. It is small, lightweight, and easy-to-use especially with its bright easy-to-read display. The Baxter Sigma Spectrum offers wireless connectivity to integrate data into hospitals current EMR system and facilitate the transfer of data to and from the system for updating drug libraries as well as for continuous quality improvement reports.

The Sigma Spectrum is an infusion pump with a master drug library. It is intended to be used for the controlled administration of fluids. The intended routes of administration consist of intravenous, arterial, subcutaneous, epidural, or irrigation of fluid space. The Sigma Spectrum is suitable for a variety of patient care environments such as hospitals and outpatient care areas. This infusion pump is intended to reduce operator interaction through guided programming, which helps reduce errors.


Preventable medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States. Safety features are currently and will continue to become increasingly important when picking infusion systems. The Sigma Spectrum helps you make immediate use of a smart pump’s defining safety feature, the drug library. Prior to administration this drug library, and configurable limitations helps protect patients from errors when programming infusions. The difference with the Sigma Spectrum is that it’s designed to drive high drug library compliance from the moment you start utilizing the pump. The pumps drug library is updated wirelessly, with no power cycling or staff interaction needed. Although this is not intended to replace clinician-patient observation, this helps make sure the clinician is using the best available data. This infusion pump is the only pump on the market with Dose/Rate change (Titration) Error Prevention. This is designed to intercept does changes that could be inaccurate and potentially harmful. This unique feature provides an additional layer of safety parameters to help clinicians protect high-risk infusions.


Administering, preparing, and documenting IV medication can be a complex process. The DoseEdge Pharmacy workflow manager and the Sigma Spectrum Infusion system each help ensure the Infusion dose is prepared and administered correctly. The DoseEdge Pharmacy Workflow Manager provides visibility to the dose preparation and dispensing process, while the Sigma Spectrum Infusion system helps reduce errors when programming the IV Infusion.


The intuitive design and mobility of the Baxter Sigma Spectrum smart pump work with you and your patients when it comes to your mobility needs. Because of its small size and lightweight, the pump is easy to transport for nurses and patients. The large easy-to-read screen enhances clinical workflow and allows the infusion to be programmed in the drug library.

Demo and Refurbished Baxter Sigma Spectrums

Soma Technology continues to be the leader in refurbished capital medical equipment. Not only does Soma Technology technically refurbish products, they also cosmetically refurbished them too. Soma sells refurbished infusion pumps that are brought back to their OEM specifications. Each Infusion pump is brought back to its original manufacturer specifications though; disassembly, inspection, cleaning, repair, replacement of necessary parts, calibration, and specific cosmetic restoration. These products are able to function the same way they did the day they left the manufacturer.

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