ARKRAY USA

Safe. Easy to use. Cost effective.

Assure ID Safety Pen Needles, from the brand you trust for safety and quality, offer features you require at a more cost-effective price than the market leaders.
Assure ID Safety Pen Needles are now available in two models: Assure ID DUO-Shield (with back-end shield for your protection) and Assure ID Standard (without back-end shield).

Features

LEADING SIZES

5mm
8mm

Assure® ID
Standard

5mm
8mm

Assure® ID
DUO-Shield

SAFETY

  • Safety shields, front and back (DUO-Shield), automatically engage after injection
  • ClearPrime™ safety shield allows view of priming drops to ensure safe operation and delivery
  • Safety shield remains intact until injection to protect against accidental needle stick
  • Double-click technology ensures safe operation

COMFORT

  • Visible needle for precision injection placement
  • Needle lubrication designed to support smooth injections

UNIVERSAL FIT

  • Fits securely to major pen devices from leading manufacturers, including:
    • Sanofi: ClikSTAR®, SoloSTAR®, JuniorSTAR®
    • Lilly: KwikPen, HumaPen®, Humalog® Pen
    • Novo Nordisk: FlexTouch®, NovoPen®, FlexPen®, InnoLet®, Victoza®
    • Owen Mumford: Autopen®

Best Practices In-Service Program for Rapid Implementation of Staff Training

ARKRAY offers live product in-servicing via webcam to demonstrate correct product usage and facilitate staff education in a timely manner.

We enable the execution of safe, reliable and accountable care to residents with diabetes in Long-Term Care Facilities.

Contact your ARKRAY Account Manager to schedule your Best Practices In-Service Program Training.

Instructions for Use: Standard

Before injection, consult the pen injector device manual for proper use and control of insulin flow. If you are using for the first time and have questions, please contact your physician or healthcare professional.

Attaching the needle to the pen injection device

Step 1

Remove the seal from the safety pen needle by peeling back carefully and discard.

For your safety

  • Once the seal is removed, do not place fingers on the back end of the needle to avoid a needle stick.
  • Do not remove the ClearPrime safety shield from the safety pen needle until instructed to do so.

Step 2

Attach the safety pen needle securely to the pen injection device by twisting (as shown) clockwise until it is attached securely.

For your safety

  • Do not remove the ClearPrime™ safety shield as it serves as a safety shield to prevent a needle stick before injection. The cover should remain intact until ready to inject.

Priming the pen injection device

Step 3

Prime the pen injection device according to the instructions for the pen injection device. Note: you can see the priming drops through the ClearPrime safety shield.

For your safety

  • Do not remove the ClearPrime safety shield as it serves as a safety shield to prevent a needle stick before injection. The cover should remain intact until ready to inject and during transportation to the patient’s side.

Performing the injection

Step 4

When you are by the patient and ready to inject, remove the ClearPrime safety shield from the safety pen needle to expose the needle.

For your safety

  • Do not place your fingers on the front end of the needle to avoid a needle stick.

Step 5

Inject into the skin as recommended by your physician with or without a skin lift.

For your safety

  • Do not place your fingers on the front end of the needle to avoid a needle stick.

Step 6

Hold the injection for 5 to 10 seconds before withdrawing from the injection site as recommended by your physician to ensure delivery of the full dose and to prevent leakage of medication.

Step 7

Remove the needle from the injection site by lifting straight up from the injection site.

For your safety

  • Do not remove the needle at an angle.
  • The automatic safety shield will engage and cover the shielded needle when you lift the pen injection device from the patient’s skin.
  • Do not place fingers on the front end of the needle to prevent a needle stick.
  • Do not twist on the safety shield at any time.

Step 8

Attach the clear cover securely over the shielded needle by pushing the cover over the shielded needle and white barrel.

For your safety

  • Do not grasp or twist on the colored safety shield (purple–5mm and turquoise–8mm) or the lower white barrel of the safety pen needle at any time to prevent damage to the safety mechanism and to prevent a needle stick.
  • Do not remove the needle before placing the cover back on the shielded needle.

Step 9

Remove the safety pen needle from the pen injection device by twisting counter-clockwise with your fingers on the clear cover. Immediately dispose of used safety pen needle in an approved sharps container and according to your sharps safety protocol.

For your safety

  • Do not grasp the needle by the back end at any time to prevent a needle stick.
Assure ID Standard Safety Pen Needle Training Guide

Instructions for Use: DUO-Shield

Before injection, consult the pen injector device manual for proper use and control of insulin flow. If you are using for the first time and have questions, please contact your physician or healthcare professional.

Attaching the needle to the pen injection device

Step 1

Remove the seal from the safety pen needle by peeling back carefully and discard.

For your safety

  • Once the seal is removed, do not place fingers on the back end of the needle to avoid a needle stick.
  • Do not remove the ClearPrime safety shield from the safety pen needle until instructed to do so.

Step 2

Attach the safety pen needle securely to the pen injection device by twisting (as shown) clockwise until it is attached securely.

For your safety

  • Do not remove the ClearPrime safety shield as it serves as a safety shield to prevent a needle stick before injection. The cover should remain intact until ready to inject.

Priming the pen injection device

Step 3

Prime the pen injection device according to the instructions for the pen injection device. Note: you can see the priming drops through the ClearPrime safety shield.

For your safety

  • Do not remove the ClearPrime safety shield as it serves as a safety shield to prevent a needle stick before injection. The cover should remain intact until ready to inject and during transportation to the patient’s side.

Performing the injection

Step 4

When you are by the patient and ready to inject, remove the ClearPrime safety shield from the safety pen needle to expose the needle.

For your safety

  • Do not place your fingers on the front end of the needle to avoid a needle stick.

Step 5

Inject into the skin as recommended by your physician with or without a skin lift.

For your safety

  • Do not place your fingers on the front end of the needle to avoid a needle stick.

Step 6

Hold the injection for 5 to 10 seconds before withdrawing from the injection site as recommended by your physician to ensure delivery of the full dose and to prevent leakage of medication.

Step 7

Remove the needle from the injection site by lifting straight up from the injection site. The patient-end safety mechanism is activated automatically when needle is withdrawn from the skin.

For your safety

  • Do not remove the needle at an angle.
  • The automatic patient-end safety shield will engage and cover the shielded needle when you lift the pen injection device from the patient’s skin.
  • Do not place fingers on the front end of the needle to prevent a needle stick.
  • Do not twist on the safety shield at any time.

Step 8

Attach the clear cover securely over the patient-end safety shield by pushing the cover over the shielded needle and white barrel.

For your safety

  • Do not grasp or twist on the colored patient-end safety shield (purple–5mm and turquoise–8mm) or the lower white barrel of the safety pen needle at any time to prevent damage to the safety mechanism and to prevent a needle stick.
  • Do not remove the needle before placing the cover back on the shielded needle.

Step 9

Remove the safety pen needle from the pen injector device by twisting counter-clockwise with your fingers on the clear cover. The pen connection-end safety shield will automatically engage when removed to assist in needlestick prevention. Dispose of in a sharps container.

For your safety

  • The automatic pen connection-end safety mechanism will engage and cover the shielded needle when removed from the pen injector device.
  • Do not grasp the needle by the back end at any time to prevent a needle stick.

Ordering Information

5mm
Assure® ID
DUO-Shield

Product Name Gauge Length (in. | mm) Qty. Case Qty. Product # UPC 015482 NDC 08317
Assure ID DUO-Shield 30 3/16" | 5mm 100 1200 272530 272531 2725-30
Assure ID DUO-Shield 30 5/16" | 8mm 100 1200 272830 272838 2728-30

Assure® ID
DUO-Shield

8mm
Assure® ID
Standard

Product Name Gauge Length (in. | mm) Qty. Case Qty. Product # UPC 015482 NDC 08317
Assure ID Standard 30 3/16" | 5mm 100 1200 275130 275303 2751-30
Assure ID Standard 30 5/16" | 8mm 100 1200 278130 278304 2781-30

Assure® ID
Standard

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