How to use the Braun Touchless + forehead thermometer
Getting varying readings? Unsure how to position? Follow the tips in this helpful video for best accuracy, every time.
Or follow this easy Quick Start Guide...
Taking temperature: Step-by-Step guide
1. Remove cap
2. Power on
Press and release the power button once. The backlight will come on and the start-up sequence begins.
When the thermometer is ready and correctly positioned, a horizontal line of dashes (“---“) will appear on the screen.
3. Position correctly
Place thermometer between the eyebrows and hold on forehead, OR up to 5cm away from forehead.
For touchless readings, a yellow guidance light will show you where you are aiming.
4. Press temperature button
5. Read temperature
To repeat, go to step 3.
Positioning – Do’s and Don’ts
Important – Patient MUST be inside for 30 minutes before use.
DO – Check what’s on screen as you position. If “0-5cm” appears, move thermometer closer to forehead.
DO - Clear hair from forehead
DO – Hold parallel to forehead (ie. not angled up or down)
DO – Hold the thermometer still. DO NOT “swipe”
NOTE: Thermometer needs to be correctly positioned BEFORE the start button is pressed to take temperature.