Resolving Reagent Loader Jams on the Atellica® IM Analyzer Job Aid Version 1.25 and Below

This job aid describes how to resolve reagent loader jams on the Atellica® IM Analyzer.

Atellica® IM Analyzer SIEMENS Healthineers Resolving Reagent Loader Jams Job Aid 3 Issue: Reagent Loader Offline / Jams (Reagent Loader Offline/Path Obstructions) Description: The Reagent Loader can go offline for several reasons, including Motion Errors, Reagent Pack jams, etc. Online Help Reference: Removing IM Reagent Loader Path Obstructions Troubleshooting Steps: 1. Pause the IM analyzer and wait for processing tests to complete 2. Unlock and open the back cover, and manually remove any reagent loader path obstructions 3. Ensure the reagent probes are clear of the reagent compartment shutter. If not, manually move the probes to the right over the probe rinse stations while avoiding pushing on the probe tips 4. Open the reagent compartment shutter and ensure there are no packs tilted over or laying flat. If appropriate, remove these packs from the reagent compartment 5. Close the reagent compartment shutter and the back cover 6. To re-initialize the latch and tray, on the Command bar, navigate to Inventory > Reagent Overview 4 and select Resume Work 7. Ensure all loader path obstructions are cleared and select Yes 8. To resume the analyzer, navigate to the System Status screen for the analyzer and select 1 Effective Date: 11-OCT-2020| HOOD05162003129475 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthineers, 2020 * This procedure is continued on the next slide. Atellica® IM Analyzer SIEMENS Healthineers Resolving Reagent Loader Jams Job Aid Troubleshooting Steps (continued): SIEMENS Healthineers Reagent Loader 9. Check the Inventory > Reagent Loader screen for the Resume Work Off button (this button will only be visible if there is an error) and select, if present 1 Reagent Drawer 10. If problem persists, contact the local technical support provider for assistance 2 Unlock Drawer 3 Clear All 4 Manual Entry 9 Resume Work 5 ? NOTE: This view is from the module console. 2 Effective Date: 11-OCT-2020| HOOD05162003129475 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthineers, 2020 SIEMENS Healthineers Please note that the learning material is for training purposes only. For the proper use of the software or hardware, please always use the Operator Manual or Instructions for Use (hereinafter collectively “Operator Manual”) issued by Siemens Healthineers. This material is to be used as training material only and shall by no means substitute the Operator Manual. Any material used in this training will not be updated on a regular basis and does not necessarily reflect the latest version of the software and hardware available at the time of the training. The Operator's Manual shall be used as your main reference, in particular for relevant safety information like warnings and cautions. Note: Some functions shown in this material are optional and might not be part of your system. Certain products, product related claims or functionalities (hereinafter collectively “Functionality”) may not (yet) be commercially available in your country. Due to regulatory requirements, the future availability of said Functionalities in any specific country is not guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens Healthineers sales representative for the most current information. The reproduction, transmission or distribution of this training or its contents is not permitted without express written authority. Offenders will be liable for damages. All names and data of patients, parameters and configuration dependent designations are fictional and examples only. All rights, including rights created by patent grant or registration of a utility model or design, are reserved. Atellica, and all associated marks are trademarks of Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks and brands are the property of their respective owners. Product availability varies by country and is subject to varying regulatory requirements. Please contact your local representative for availability. Copyright © Siemens Healthcare GmbH 2020 Siemens Healthineers Headquarters Siemens Healthcare GmbH Henkestr. 127 91052 Erlangen, Germany Telephone: +49 9131 84-0 3 Effective Date: 11-OCT-2020| HOOD05162003129475 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthineers, 2020