Problems with VAC dsg/KCI - page 2

Was wondering if anyone out there had an alternative to the VAC sponge for negative pressure wound care? We have had nothing but troouble with KCI and there money hungry administration in the last... Read More

  1. by   woundcareRN
    The KCI Vac works because of its foam. The other devices I have tried are useless.
  2. by   woundcareRN
    Quote from teresalpn
    Im A Tx Nurse At A Nursing Home..we Have Used The Kci And Blue Sky Wound Vacs....the Blue Sky Is The Best In My Opinion..they Worked Wonders On The Wounds.......
    You must not see many wounds! The Blue Sky Neg Pressure Device is garbage, and the KCI Vac is the only device out there proven to help promote wound healing. Also KCI is the only company out there the employes RN's to do education.
  3. by   colter517
    Quote from Tugdog
    a wound vac (generic term)

    Actually, wound vac is registered with KCI. Blue Sky and other competitors are not supposed to say they are a wound vac.