The Zaky - Information for Hospitals

POSTER: "Improving The Frequency And Duration Of Skin To Skin Holding To Promote Parental Confidence In NICU" with The Zaky ZAK

POSTER: "Improving The Frequency And Duration Of Skin To Skin Holding To Promote Parental Confidence In NICU" with The Zaky ZAK

by Elizabeth Jeanson PT DPT; Sheri Fischer, MSN RN CBC; Andrea Bunn DNP RN; David Munson, MD; Jessica Schnyders BSN RN; Nate Harris BSN RN Sa...
"Parents should be allowed to fall asleep during SSC or Kangaroo Care (KC)"

"Parents should be allowed to fall asleep during SSC or Kangaroo Care (KC)"

These Standards were released during the Gravens' Conference, March 2020.  The Developmental Care Standards for Infants in Intensive Care is the R...
4 reasons why The Zaky ZAK is the best Kangaroo Care Device

4 reasons why The Zaky ZAK is the best Kangaroo Care Device

1 - ENGINEERED SAFE AND EASY TO USE: Device made to implement kangaroo care by increasing safety, frequency, duration, satisfaction, and healthcar...
Publication: Parent-Training with Kangaroo Care [using The Zaky ZAK] Impacts Infant Neurophysiological Development & Mother-Infant Neuroendocrine Activity

Publication: Parent-Training with Kangaroo Care [using The Zaky ZAK] Impacts Infant Neurophysiological Development & Mother-Infant Neuroendocrine Activity

Infants were full-term (> 37 weeks GA). Mothers assigned to the Kangaroo Care Group were given a KC wrap (Nurtured by Design's  The Zaky ZAK/Ka...
Publication: Neonatal Skin-to-Skin Contact [With The Zaky ZAK]: Implications for Learning and Autonomic Nervous System Function in Infants With Congenital Heart Disease

Publication: Neonatal Skin-to-Skin Contact [With The Zaky ZAK]: Implications for Learning and Autonomic Nervous System Function in Infants With Congenital Heart Disease

The Zaky ZAK is the tool used for skin to skin in this study: The publication that reports the results of Skin to Skin Contact/Kangaroo Care with i...
Sizing of The Zaky ZAK

Sizing of The Zaky ZAK

One frequently asked question is how do i size The Zaky ZAK? The Zaky ZAK is engineered to provide consistent level of care, reliably and  fit each...
The Zaky ZAK for Delivery, OR, and Postpartum.

The Zaky ZAK for Delivery, OR, and Postpartum.

Some background The Zaky ZAK is the only device for skin to skin and kangaroo care that applies engineering and ergonomics principles and best prac...
Publication: Kangaroo Care Implementation [with The Zaky ZAK] - Quality Improvement Project

Publication: Kangaroo Care Implementation [with The Zaky ZAK] - Quality Improvement Project

The Sobreviver Project (Survive) By Mary Coughlin, RN, MS, NNP, Caring Essentials Collaborative, LLC. Boston. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews...
What is "Eat/Sleep/Console Method of Care" for babies experiencing NAS?

What is "Eat/Sleep/Console Method of Care" for babies experiencing NAS?

The Zaky provides the best non-pharmacological harm reduction support to baby and mom, and the positive sensorial stimulation and complement to medical care that promotes sense of security, attachment, and sleep.  It includes The Zaky ZAK, The Zaky HUG, and The Zaky ZEN that combined, it provides care around the clock non-pharmacologic support to babies experiencing NAS.

Cochrane Library Publication: Effect of Facilitated Tucking Created with Simulated Hands [The Zaky HUG] on Physiological Pain Indicators during Venipuncture in Premature Infants

Cochrane Library Publication: Effect of Facilitated Tucking Created with Simulated Hands [The Zaky HUG] on Physiological Pain Indicators during Venipuncture in Premature Infants

Adults often suggest a patient to "relax, because if you relax you will feel less pain."  The Zaky HUG relaxed the babies of this study and indeed...
[The Zaky HUG for NAS babies] Pediatric Experts Find Aromatherapy Effective for Promoting Infant Healing, NAS Recovery

[The Zaky HUG for NAS babies] Pediatric Experts Find Aromatherapy Effective for Promoting Infant Healing, NAS Recovery

by Elizabeth Adams, University of Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 12, 2017) — Pulling away the seal of a fresh aromatherapy patch, Dr. John Daniel to...
Publication: RCT: Neuroprotective Core Measure 2: Partnering with Families - Effects of a Weighted Maternally-Scented Parental Simulation Device [The Zaky HUG] on Premature Infants in Neonatal Intensive Care

Publication: RCT: Neuroprotective Core Measure 2: Partnering with Families - Effects of a Weighted Maternally-Scented Parental Simulation Device [The Zaky HUG] on Premature Infants in Neonatal Intensive Care

Publication The Zaky HUG: Neuroprotective Core Measure 2: Partnering with Families - Effects of a Weighted Maternally-Scented Parental Simulation Device [The Zaky] on Premature Infants in Neonatal Intensive Care