Peritoneal Dialysis Training – Inpatient Staff


Review of Staysafe CAPD, the Liberty Select Cycler including operation and troubleshooting.

Every 4 weeks 8:30am CST

8:30am CST


8 Hours + 30 Minutes Lunch

The participant will:

  1. Learn StaySafe CAPD (PIN Technology and Review PD Supplies, Ancillaries and Fluids)
    a) Review Fresenius StaySafe CAPD Products, Solutions and Ancillaries
    b) Discuss purpose, description and correct use of PIN Technology

  2. StaySafe CAPD (Demonstration and Troubleshooting)
    a) Demonstrate StaySafe CAPD Procedures (per IFU)
    b) Describe how to Troubleshoot CAPD and access CAPD Troubleshooting Resources

  3. Liberty Cycler Products, Components and Procedures
    a) Review Fresenius Liberty Select Cycler Products, Solutions and Ancillaries
    b) Discuss correct use of Liberty Select Cycler PIN Technology
    c) Identify Exterior Components/Features of Liberty Select Cycler
    d) Program “My Settings” Screens – Therapy (PD Prescription), Patient, Options and Hardware
    e) Demonstrate Liberty Cycler Procedures:

    • Cycler Set Up, Connect Patient and Initiate PD Treatment
    • Monitor PD Treatment and Respond to Alarms (using Status Bars, Screen Messages, “My Records” and User’s Guide)
    • Respond to Power Failure and Power Fail Recovery Check
    • STAT Drain and Bypass (including rationale for use)
    • End PD Treatment, Disconnect Patient and remove Cassette/Cycler Set
  4. 1 Hour: Troubleshooting Patient/Cycler Problems
    a) Identify strategies for Troubleshooting Common Patient and Cycler Problems
    b) Discuss signs/symptoms, common causes and clinical interventions for Drain Complications
    c) Identify How/Where to access Liberty Cycler Troubleshooting Resources


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