Global Point of Care

i-STAT 1

A handheld blood analyzer that delivers lab-quality, diagnostic results in minutes.

Lightweight, portable and easy to use, the i-STAT 1 blood analyzer operates with the advanced technology of i-STAT test cartridges. Together, they create the i-STAT System — a point-of-care-testing platform that provides healthcare professionals with diagnostic information when and where it’s needed.


1. Abbott Point of Care, Point-of-care testing reduces ED assessment steps and improves patient throughput 2180.1

2. Rooney and Schilling, Point-of-care testing in the overcrowded emergency department – can it make a difference? Critical Care 2014, 18:692