Help your teams improve patient outcomes across the continuum of care, from the hospital to the clinic, long-term facility to home, with medical supplies and clinical expertise you can rely on.
Every I.V. site presents the potential for infection, dislodgement, skin damage, and other complications. These complications can cause patient discomfort and pain, extended hospital stays, additional therapy and surgical intervention - even increased patient mortality.
3M science has allowed for unique innovations that give you what you need to secure and protect every I.V. catheter—from insertion to removal.
Our broad portfolio makes it easy for you to choose and use the right products: from transparent barrier films and securement devices, to antimicrobial dressings and disinfecting caps.
We can help you deliver compassionate care with evidence based solutions to protect patient and clinician safety, help prevent the risks of costly complications and improve patient satisfaction.
A Normothermic Patient is a Safer, Happier, Less Expensive Patient
Unintended hypothermia is easily preventable. Studies show that warming patients by maintaining a core temperature of 36ºC or higher, helps to improve outcomes by reducing the frequency of complications often associated with inadvertent hypothermia. The consequences of hypothermia include higher mortality rates, longer hospital stays and an increased rate of wound infection.1-6 3M is dedicated to providing patient warming solutions that help to enhance patient recovery. Contact us now to find out how 3M can help your organization to achieve its patient warming goals.
3M™ Ioban 2™ Antimicrobial Incise Drapes are designed to help reduce the risk of SSIs.
The 3M Surgical Site Care Bundle features every area clinical practice that reduces the risk of infection, from pre-op to intra-op to post-op, helping health care trusts to improve patient safety, deliver quality education, and easily manage costs. In this way, we are able to offer the broadest range of products to help prevent surgical site infection across the patient pathway.
Contact a clinical specialist to learn more about how 3M can partner with your organisation.
Protecting your patient's skin is of utmost importance. Help protect your patient's skin from breakdown caused by incontinence, medical adhesive related skin injuries (MARSI), chronic wounds, diabetes, ostomy care, or fungal infections.
Click here to learn how 3M™ Cavilon™ Skin Care products provide simple, soothing relief for vulnerable skin.