Monoplace Hyperbaric Chamber IV pump

PLEASE NOTE:   Posts made to this forum should not be considered as the expressed opinions of, nor should be considered endorsed by, the Medication Safety Officer’s Society (MSOS) or the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP). 

Make sure your email is up-to-date
In order to continue to receive updates from MSOS, as well as forum posts and other valuable information as a member of MSOS, please be sure to update your email address with us, whenever it changes. If you need assistance doing so, please send an email to

3 posts / 0 new
Last post
Jeff Ferber
Jeff Ferber's picture
Last seen: 8 hours 14 min ago
Joined: 01/10/2024 - 17:03
Monoplace Hyperbaric Chamber IV pump

One of our facilities is developing a hyperbaric chamber service. Pharmacy was not initially consulted on this and we recently found out they have bought IV pumps for use in the hyperbaric chambers. Since they are monoplace chambers the pumps have to be able to generate 30 psi or more without alarming. Something most cannot do. The pumps they purchased are Zyno Medical Z-800F pumps. From a DERS standpoint the Zyno pump does not appear to have that capability, which is against our policy. What are others using for pumps in monoplace hyperbaric chambers and if using the Zyno medical pump have you been able to program any safeguards into the pump?

Thank you,