Val-A-Sure Cooler Temperature Validation Kit Support

Access documentation and information to perform simple, accurate, standardized blood transport cooler validations, as well as instructions to get your device recalibrated annually.

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Easy to follow instructions and graphics to guide you through validation procedures, the software setup and temperature download. Instructions are provided for validations with and without the bag-sealer Probe.

Simply open the file, edit to match your facility’s protocol, print and sign to complete your validation documentation.

A helpful PDF format checklist of cooler validation suggestions and recommendations compiled from years of working with blood banks and conducting field trials.

MS Word document - Easily capture validation details for more specific manual record-keeping.

MS Word document - Suggested cooler label format and content, for creating your own cooler validation labels.

Validation Procedures and Temperature Recorder Configuration Video Instructions.

Provides instructions for three different recommended validation procedures, with or without probes, for different size blood banks with different transport cooler needs and the configuration of the temperature recorder and downloading temperature data.

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Validation with 2 Units and 1 Recorder

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Validation with 2 Units with Probe and 1 Recorder

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Validation with 4 Units and 2 Recorders

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Recorder Configuration and Temperature Data Download

Regulations require annual calibration of temperature-measuring devices using instrumentation and standards that are traceable to the United States Department of Commerce – National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Re-calibrated temperature recorders (and probes) will be returned with a certificate of calibration good for one year from date of calibration.

Important: Be certain to send your Purchase Order to Temptime prior to shipping the recorders.

Email: tempmonitoring@zebra.com

Fax: 973-630-6102

Phone: 973-630-6050

  • Include a copy of the Purchase Order inside the package so it can be matched to the work order when received.
  • Price per calibration is $59.50 plus shipping and handling.
  • Carefully pack your LogTag temperature recorders (and probes) to ensure they will not be damaged during shipment to our calibration lab.
  • ·If your LogTag temperature recorders were supplied with probes, be sure to include the probes that were previously match-calibrated to a specific temperature recorder.

 

Ship to:

MDQ Calibration Lab
Attn: Temptime Corp.
879 Maple Street
Contoocook, NH 03229-3319

The typical time required is 7 to 10 business days to calibrate recorders.