The product description says there is an alarm when a fever is detected. You will hear a beep and the reading will be displayed on the LCD screen. The following products, if approved by your healthcare facility, may also be used. Green back light, easy to read screen 4-in-1 multiple functions ear, forehead, room and clock. When taking the ear temperature, please ensure that you gently pull the ear up before inserting the thermometer.
When switch on the device, it will show the last tenperature. Every time when you operate, the backlight will be on for 15 secends. Therefore, it is NORMAL to get 1-2°F (0.6-1.2°C) difference between an ear measurement versus a forehead measurement. The «— °C/°F» temperature unit will start blinking.
Once the sensor is aligned with the eardrum, press F2 and let go after 1 secLegal DisclaimerThis product is not intended to substitute for advice given by a physician, pharmacist, or other licensed health-care professional. For your needs, may we suggest that you clean the ear probe with an alcohol dipped cotton swab after each use. Temperatures taken in the ear for example are usually higher than temperatures taken on the forehead — but usually only from 0.5 F — 1.0 F higher. A variance of 1-2 degrees is certainly unusual. Can this thermometer be used on a newborn?