Lab-accurate without the wait.

This revolutionary, handheld analyzer provides reliable test results in just minutes, using as little as two drops of blood and a test cartridge.

The i-STAT® 1 handheld system performs a comprehensive panel of critical tests. Utilizing self-contained test cartridges, along with the Precision PCx™ and PCx Plus™ glucose test strips, the i-STAT 1 system delivers lab-accurate testing for Blood Gases, Electrolytes, Chemistries, Coagulation, Hematology, Glucose, and Cardiac Markers (cTnI).


It is portable, reliable, and includes these important features:

  • Easy To Use

Cartridges are self-contained and the system is simple to learn and operate

  • Lab-Accurate Results

Advanced biosensor technology and real time quality assurance provides extremely accurate testing


  • Small Sample Size

Just a few drops of blood per cartridge

  • Ready When You Need It

Test results in as little as two minutes