Special needs infants require specific, gentle care including the performance of vital medical procedures. This newborn-size infant allows health care facilities and medical staff to teach special procedures and develop a nursing care plan for special needs infants. The Life/form Special Needs Infant was developed for a wide range of educational training, including beginning nursing students. Medical devices that can be used include tracheostomy tube and suction catheter, gastrostomy tube, nasogastric tube, and urethral catheter. Other general cares that may be practiced include bathing, diapering, and various dressing changes. Procedures that can be practiced include
- Tracheostomy care (placement and suctioning)
- size 3 mm neonatal
- Gastrostomy care (lavage and gavage)
- size 14 FR
- Nasogastric care (placement, lavage, gavage, and suctioning)
- size 8 FR or smaller
- Urethra catheterization (insertion, placement, and care)
- size 8 FR
- Colostomy stoma (basic care purposes only)
5 Year warranty. Soft carry bag included. Tracheostomy and gastrostomy tubes not included. Made in the USA by Nasco.
Q & A
Q: Can the inner cannula be changed out for the trach for this infant doll?
A: The inner cannula is made of plastic and is meant to be reused, but a new replacement can be purchased.
Q: Does this product come with the G-Tube?
A: This product does not come with any tubing. The trach tube can be purchased separately, but the NG and G-Tube are medical supplies that must be purchased elsewhere.
What this warranty covers:
Nasco warrants that if this product proves to be defective in materials or workmanship within 60 months from the date on which the product was purchased, Nasco will, at Nasco’s discretion, repair or replace the product.
What this warranty does not cover:
This warranty does not cover defects or damages resulting from the use of the product in other than its normal and customary manner.
This warranty does not cover defects or damages from unauthorized design modifications, improper usage, improper storage, abuse, failure to follow maintenance procedures as outlined in the owner’s instruction manual, or other acts that are not the fault of Nasco, including damage caused by shipping.
This warranty does not cover cases, accessories, stains, cosmetic appearance, or normal replacement of disposable items.
This warranty does not cover transport costs and all risks of transport relating to the warranty of the product.
Only products manufactured at Nasco Plastics receive this warranty. All other products sold through Nasco, but manufactured elsewhere, are subject to the warranties supplied by the product manufacturer. These warranties may differ from the Nasco warranty.
If repairs are covered by this warranty, the purchaser will pay only the incidental expenses associated with the repair, including any shipping, handling, and related costs for sending the product to Nasco and for sending the product back to the purchaser. However, if the repairs are not covered by this limited warranty, the purchaser will be liable for all repair costs in addition to the costs of shipping and handling.
This warranty will be granted only when the original invoice or complete, legible sales receipt (indicating the date of purchase and product type) is presented together with the defective product.
This warranty will not apply if the serial number on the product has been altered, removed, or made illegible.
Nasco reserves the right (at its sole discretion) to replace spare parts of defective products or low-cost products with new or refurbished spare parts or products.
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