Genius 3 Instructions for Use March 2018.pdf
Instructions for use
Taking a Temperature
Inspect the patient’s ear anatomy for proper probe
placement. (No blood or fluid should be present.)
Remove the thermometer from the base.
Inspect the probe lens. It should be shiny and free of cracks
or debris without a probe cover attached. (Clean lens with a
dry lint-free swab or lens wipe if needed.)
Attach a probe cover by aligning the silver tip with a probe
cover and push straight down until you hear a snap. Inspect
the membrane on the end of the probe cover. If a hole or
tear is visible, discard and attach a new probe cover.
Ensure the probe cover is securely seated on the probe. The
silver probe should not be showing. A probe cover MUST
Insert the tapered probe tip. Align the probe at the entrance
of the patient’s ear canal. Immediately press the large
triangular scan button located in the center of the handle. A
triple beep will sound when the scan is completed.
Press the eject button to dispose of the probe cover in a
Return the thermometer to the base unit for storage. The
LCD display will go into “sleep” mode after 10 seconds
To recall the last temperature, press and release the scan
button before loading another probe cover. Loading a new
probe cover will erase the last temperature taken from
Use ONLY the approved cleaning methods outlined in the Operating Manual.
To change the
temperature display, press
and hold the Cº/Fº button
for 2 seconds when the
LCD screen is active.
To use the 60-second pulse
timer, press and hold the
clock icon button for 2
seconds to activate.
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Press and release the
clock icon button once to
begin. (Beeps will be heard
at 15-second intervals.)
The thermometer will
automatically shut off at 60
seconds. If finished before
a full 60 seconds, press and
release the clock icon button
again to deactivate.