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Accu-Chek Insight Flex Infusion Set

Accu-Chek LinkAssist Plus Insertion Device for use with Accu-Chek Insight Flex Infusion Set

How to use the Accu-Chek Insight Flex infusion set

Manual insertion

For assisted insertion using the Accu-Chek LinkAssist Plus insertion device, please follow the instructions below.

  • Please wash your hands before unpacking the infusion set.
  • Peel both parts of the adhesive liner away from the adhesive plaster.
  • Push the blue button until it stops. The introducer needle with the soft cannula snaps out.
  • Insert the infusion set at a 90° angle.
  • Press the adhesive plaster firmly onto the infusion site, ensuring that it makes good contact with the skin.
  • Holding the white ridged sides, pull the needle box away from the body to remove. The introducer needle snaps back into the needle box automatically.
  • Connect the primed infusion set to the cannula. Before resuming insulin pump therapy, fill the soft cannula with 0.7U of U-100 insulin.

Please refer to the Accu-Chek Insight Flex training chart for more information.

How to use the Accu-Chek LinkAssist Plus insertion device

These steps can be used with all Accu-Chek infusion sets which are compatible with the Accu-Chek LinkAssist Plus insertion device. For manual insertion instructions, please find specific instructions for each infusion set below.

  • Please wash your hands before unpacking the infusion set.
  • Insert the headset firmly into the insertion device, with the blue part of the adhesive backing paper pointing towards the blue safety release button. Ensure that you hear an audible click on insertion, this tells you that the cannula is correctly in place.
  • Peel both parts of the adhesive backing paper away from the adhesive plaster.
  • Hold the slider on both sides and pull it back until it stops. The introducer needle with the soft cannula snaps out.
  • Position the insertion device on your chosen infusion site. Press against the skin, ensuring that the blue safety release is no longer visible.
  • Press the release button to insert the cannula.
  • Remove the insertion device.
  • Press the adhesive plaster firmly onto the infusion site, ensuring that it makes good contact with the skin.
  • Holding the white ridged sides, pull the needle box away from the body to remove. The introducer needle snaps back into the needle box automatically.
  • Connect the primed tubing to the cannula. Before resuming insulin pump therapy, fill the soft cannula with 0.7U of U-100 insulin.
  • For storage, pull the slider back to the original position.

Please refer to the Accu-Chek LinkAssist Plus training chart for more information.

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Accu-Chek Insight Flex

Accu-Chek Insight FlexLink
Item Description

The Accu-Chek Insight Flex infusion sets are an easy and convenient way for people to connect to their insulin pump — no matter what their age or level of experience.

Product Manuals

Compatible pump

Accu-Chek Insight

Cannula

Teflon cannula

Length of cannula

6 mm, 8 mm and 10 mm

Diameter of cannula

fine (27 gauge)

Benefits and Features
  • 90º insertion angle
  • Teflon flexible cannula
  • Automatic or manual insertion
  • Available in 6mm, 8mm 10mm cannula lengths
Technical Specification
Insertion angle:

Straight, 90°

Cannula:

Teflon Cannula

Disconnection:

Yes, at site

Length of Cannula:

6 mm, 8 mm, 10 mm

Diameter of cannula:

Fine (27 Gauge)

Tubing length:

40 cm, 70 cm and 100 cm

Height:

6.3 mm (0.25 inches)

Pack size:

box of 10 cannulas only (tubing sold separately)

Compatible pump:

Accu-Chek Insight

Insertion tool:

Accu-Chek LinkAssist Plus