Viterion Vitacast Quick Guide-Patient Instructions for Use

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  • IMPORTANT: Read this prior to operating the Vitacast 1000. If you have questions on how to use the Vitacast, connecting your health devices or on your health condition, contact your Care Coordinator. Always use the Vitacast as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

    Getting Started with the Viterion Vitacast 1000SM

    1Vitacast1000SMtouchscreentablet 1poweradapter,5volt,3.0Afor120V,60HzAC 1touchscreenstylus.Youmayuseeitheryourfingertiporthestylustopressthescreenbuttons.

    Contact your healthcare practitioner if the contents are missing or damaged.

    PlacetheVitacastonastablesurface,suchasatable,nearanelectricaloutlet.Attachthepoweradaptertotheroundoutletatthebackofthetablet(marked5V)andplugtheotherendintotheelectricaloutlet.ThiswillalsochargetheVitacastsinternalbattery.Whenfullychargedaftertwohours,theVitacastcanbedisconnectedfromitspoweradapterandusedportablyforapproximately30minutes.

    ItisrecommendedthattheVitacastremainconnectedtoelectricalpowerforeverydayuse,evenwhenthepoweristurnedoff.

    1 Check package contents

    PressthePowerOn/Offbuttoninthelowerrighthandcorner.TheVitacastwillstartupandtheWelcomeScreenwillappear.

    Ensure that the Vitacast is connected to cellular service. Youllseeagreenlightindicatoratthelowerleftofthetabletindicatingthatithasautomaticallyconnectedtoservice.

    Press the Tutorial button on the screen. ThisisavideowhichexplainsthefeaturesoftheVitacast1000inafewminutes.Itsavailabletoyouatanytime.

    AttheendoftheTutorial,theWelcomeScreenwillreappear.Press the Start App button on the screen. YoumayalsoskiptheTutorialandstartyourprogram.

    IMPORTANT:Ifnonetworkisavailable,thelightwillremainredandyouwillseeanerrormessage,Failtoconnecttotheserver.Ifthisoccurs,tryanotherlocationwhereservicemaybestronger.Ifyoucontinuetoreceivethismessage,contactyourCareCoordinator.

    2 Power on and connect

    Enter your passcode (provided by your doctor or Care Coordinator).Thisensuresthatyourunitandyourinformationissecure.Ifyouenteritincorrectly,thescreenwillpromptyoutoenteritagain.

    3 Log in

    Step 2

    Step 3

  • TouchtheMeasureicontotakeyourdailyreadings.

    The Measure screen will display only the vital signs selected for you by your practitioner as part of your daily schedule.

    5 Take your daily readings

    a) ConnectyourhealthmonitoringdeviceviaBluetoothLEorUSBcable.TheVitacastwillautomaticallydisplayyourscreenforthereading.

    b) Ifyoutakeyourreadingsmanually,youwillseetheManualEntryscreen.EnteryourreadingusingthenumberkeysontherightandpressOK.Usethebackbuttontocorrectyourentryifnecessary.

    c)Forbothscreens,afteryoucompleteenteringyourinformation,youllseeyourreadingontheconfirmationscreenbelow.PressOK.Thiswillrecordandsendyourinformationtoyourhealthcarepractitioner.

    TIP: The Vitacast will power down and sleep after 15 minutes of no activity. Touch the Power On/Off button to restart and log in.

    6 Start your daily checkup

    Step 6a Bluetooth LE or USB cable

    Step 6b Manual Entry Step 6c confirming your entry. Press OK to record and send your data.

    Step 5

    4 Review the Main MenuYoucangodirectlytoyourdailyreadingsbytouchingtheMeasureiconontheMainMenu,orreviewyourdailySchedule,QuestionsorAdviceMessages.TheVitacastwillpromptyoutotakeyourscheduledactivitiesatthetimethathasbeensetbyyourdoctororcaremanager(see Step 9).Otherwise,theMainMenuwillappear.

    Step 4

  • TouchtheAdviceMessageicontoreceiveAdviceMessagesfromyourpractitioneronmaintainingyourhealth.Youllseethemasalistwithenvelopeicons.Touchonthearrowtoopen.Afterthelastmessageiscompleted,touchOKtoreturntotheAdviceMessagelistorifcompleted,theMainMenu.

    Thesemessagesincludehelpfulpointersonmedication,dietandexercise;appointmentreminders;andifyoushouldcontactyourdoctorsoffice.

    8 Take some healthy advice

    ThiswillsaveandsendyourdataafteryoucompleteyourreadingsandQuestions.Your information is now on its way to your Care Coordinator.

    10 Press OK to send your data

    TheSchedulescreenwillappearatthestartofandduringyourdailyscheduledactivitiesassetbyyourhealthcarepractitioner.(YoumayalsotouchtheScheduleicontoseeyourScheduleatanytime.)Thecurrentdayishighlightedinthecenterofthescreen.ScrollupanddownthescreentoviewwhenyoushouldtakeyourreadingsandtoseeyourAdviceMessagesandQuestions.Toviewyourpastthreedaysandnextthreedays,touchthedaystoleftandright.VitacastwillalsochimetoremindyoutocompleteScheduleitems.

    Whenyouhavecompletedeachitem,agreencheckmarkwillappear.Yourinformationhasbeensavedandsent.

    Ifnotcompleted,oneoftheseiconswillappear:

    Skippeditem

    Timedoutitem

    Returntocompletethemassoonasyouareable.

    9 Stick to your schedule

    Step 9

    Step 10

    Step 8

    7 Answer a few questionsTouchtheQuestionsiconontheMainMenutostart.Theseareshorthealth-relatedquestionssentbyyourhealthcarepractitioner.Answerbytouchingoneofthechoicesprovided.Afteranswering,youwillautomaticallymoveontothenextquestion.AfterthelastQuestioniscompleted,touchOKtosendyourdataandreturntotheMainMenu.

    Step 7

  • Viterion Corporation 565 Taxter Road, Suite 175 Elmsford, NY 10523

    Viterion and Viterion Vitacast are service marks of Viterion Corporation. Bluetooth and the

    Bluetooth logo are registered trademarks of Bluetooth SIG, Inc.

    2016 Viterion Corporation Viterion Part No. 7000-1008

    Issued July 2016

    viterion.com | (800) 866-0133 | [email protected]

    For your safety

    Operation and storage Usebetween41Fand104F(5Cand40C)temperatureand25%to90%

    relativehumidity,non-condensing Storebetween14Fand104F(-10Cand40C)temperatureand25%to90%

    relativehumidity,non-condensing Donotuseorstorenearwater,chemicalsorcausticgases

    FCC Notice:ThisdevicehasbeentestedandfoundtocomplywiththelimitsforaClassBdigitaldevice,pursuanttoPart15oftheFCCRules.

    For software version 1.1.0.en or higher

    Notforactivepatientmonitoring Donotusemeasurementresultsforself-diagnosisortreatment.Consultyourphysician. Featuressubjecttochangewithoutnotice Onlyusewithapprovedaccessories Donotletunsupervisedchildrenusethisdevice Keepoutofreachofinfantsandpets Ifpoweradapterdoesnotworkorisdamaged,contactyourCareCoordinator.Donotuse

    withanyotherpoweradapternotsuppliedbyViterion.

    Caution: Federal Law restricts this device to sale to or on the order of a licensed healthcare practitioner

    Intended Use

    The Viterion Vitacast 1000 assists healthcare practitioners in remotely monitoring vital signs and other physiological parameters that have been selected for their patients. The information is used to customize care for and advise individual patients. It is not intended for: continuous monitoring of patients, monitoring of critical care patients, emergency use or patient diagnosis.

    Additional Important InformationVitacast 1000