Criticare VitalCare 506N3

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Criticare VitalCare 506N3 Features

The Criticare VitalCare 506N3 is a non-invasive blood pressure monitor. It can monitor up to three critical parameters; blood pressure, pulse oximetry, and predictive temperature. The machine can hold up to 100 blood pressure readings in its system while on a single battery charge. VitalCare was designed to make spot-checking and continuous monitoring easy and adaptable for each patient’s needs.

  • ComfortCuff NIBP measures on-inflation for faster, more comfortable readings.
  • Choice of CSI’s DOX or Nellcor OxiMax pulse oximetry.
  • Audible and visual alarms are adjustable for use in continuous monitoring.
  • Large responsive keys for fast spot-checks with an easy-to-clean membrane keypad.
  • Accommodates all patient types from adults to neonates.
  • Multi-patient trend memory.
  • Rechargeable battery with direct AC power.
  • Optional FILAC or Alaris TurboTemp predictive temperature for quick, accurate measurements.
  • Optional integrated printer for on-demand, automatic interval, trends, or multi-patient reports.

Criticare VitalCare 506N3 Specifications

Non-Invasive Blood Pressure

  • Technique: Oscillometric measure upon inflation
  • Measurement Time: <40 seconds typical; 0 to 300mmHg; standard adult cuff
  • Automatic Measurement
  • Cycles: 1 – 60 minute; 2 – 4 hour; STAT
  • Inflation Pressure Range: 30 to 300mmHg (Adult); 30 to 150mmHg (Pediatric); 20 to 150mmHg (Neonate)
  • Resolution: 1mmHg
  • Clinical Accuracy: SP-10:2002
  • Transducer Accuracy: ±2mmHg or ±2% of reading, whichever is greater, over the full range
  • STAT mode: 5 minutes of consecutive readings

Pulse Oximetry

  • Range: 1% to 99%
  • Resolution: 1%
  • Accuracy (DOX only): 70% to 99% range: ±2%; 50% to 69% range: ±3%; <50%: unspecified
  • Accuracy (OxiMax Only): 70% to 99% range: ±2%; <70%: unspecified
  • Method: Dual wavelength LED
  • Audio: Tone with each detected pulse; pitch varies with saturation

Heart (Pulse) Rate

  • Range: 20 to 300bpm
  • Accuracy (DOX only): Greater than ±1bpm or ±1%, of reading
  • Unspecified for <30 or >240 bpm
  • Accuracy (OxiMax only): Greater than ±1bpm or ±1%, of reading
  • Unspecified for <30 or >240 bpm
  • Update Time: Every second
  • Resolution: 1bpm
  • Pulse Volume: 10 levels or Off


  • Indication: Audible; Visual
  • Volume: 10 levels or Off
  • Silence: Yes; 2 minutes or permanent

Trend Memory

  • Memory: Last 24 hours
  • Parameters: SpO2, pulse rate, NIBP, temperature
  • Report Types: Single Patient or Multi-patient; Selectable formats


  • Type: LED
  • Parameters: NIBP, SpO2; temperature, pulse rate; pulse bar
  • Status: Alarm Silence; Sensor; Low Battery; External
  • Power; Patient Size
  • Text: Alphanumeric LCD
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch, Danish

System Output

  • Com Port: Serial, RS 232-compatible


  • Type: Thermal-array
  • Tabular Mode: 1 – 60 minute intervals; 2 – 24 hour intervals; Auto on BP; Auto on Alarm, Off


  • Weight: Base unit with battery: 6.95 lb; 3.15kg
  • Size: Base unit: 8.7” (H) x 7.1” (W) x 6.5” (D); 22cm (H) x 18c m (W) x 16.5cm (D)
  • Com Port: Serial, RS 232-compatible

Power Requirements

  • Voltage: 100 to 240 VAC, 50 to 60 Hz
  • Battery: Sealed lead acid; Life: 8 hours
  • Rechargeable: 6 hours


  • Operating Temperature: 32º to 113º F; 0º to 45º C
  • Storage Temperature: 23º to 122º F; -5º to 50º C
  • Operating Humidity: 15% to 90%, non-condensing


  • Type of Protection: Class I equipment
  • Degree of Protection: Type CF defibrillator-proof equipment
  • Protection against Ingress: IPX1 rating, Drip-Proof Equipment

Refurbished of The Criticare VitalCare 506n3 NIBP

Soma Tech Intl offers the Criticare Vitalcare 506N3 Non-invasive Blood Pressure Monitor up to 50% below OEM prices with the same service and warranty as new. The Criticare NIBP is not only technically refurbished but also cosmetically refurbished to make it work and look like new. When the refurbishing process starts on the VitalCare, it is carefully inspected and tested by our own in-house biomedical engineers who are highly skilled and certified to work on Non-invasive Blood Pressure Monitors. If necessary, parts are replaced to make sure that all aspects of the sequential compression devices are to the original engineering manufacturer’s specifications. This ensures that the unit is working the same way that it originally left the manufacturer. After the Critical VitalCare Monitor is working like new it undergoes a special cosmetic restoration process. The VitalCare 506n3 is cleaned, minor scratches and dents are repaired, it’s painted, and new decals are replaced if necessary. After this strenuous refurbishing process, the unit functions and looks like new. Soma Tech Intl is ISO 13485 certified and ensures that the best quality is given to all capital medical equipment that they sell. Before the Critical VitlaCare 506n3 NIBP is labeled patient-ready and packed up for shipment, it goes through one last quality control test that makes sure all aspects are again working as they should. If you are looking to buy refurbished Criticare VilatCare Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Monitor contact soma at [email protected] or call us at 1-800-GET-SOMA.

Soma Tech Intl is actively looking to purchase Critical VitalCare 506N3 NIBP monitors If you or your facility is looking to sell your NIBP monitors, be sure to contact Soma Tech Intl. Soma has a dedicated and experienced purchasing department that helps you through the entire process. Selling your used or pre-owned Criticare NIBP Monitors takes out the middle man in the equation. This also ensures that your medical facility gets top dollar for your equipment. Soma is 100% HIPPA compliant and makes sure that your equipment gets to our facility in the same condition that it left yours. Soma Tech Intl also gives the option for trade-in credit on your medical equipment. If you or your facility is looking to regain space for new equipment, or if you are looking to upgrade your current equipment, contact Soma Techn Intl’s purchasing department at [email protected] or send us a message on our Sell to Soma website.

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