Monthly Archives: March 2012

Asahi Kasei Announces Agreement to Acquire ZOLL Medical

TOKYO & CHELMSFORD, Mass., Mar 12, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) Asahi Kasei, through a U.S. subsidiary, will make a cash tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of ZOLL common stock for $93 per share. The purchase price represents … Continue reading

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Top New Products at EMS Today Part 1

EMS Today 2012 in Baltimore last weekend was an astounding event. More than two dozen brand new products and companies were exhibiting. This was the 30th year of EMS Today, and maybe the best. In 1982, the Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) … Continue reading

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Reducing Hospital Readmissions

By Patricia Hines, R.N., and Bonnie Barndt-Maglio, R.N. on H&HN Daily The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have been focusing on reducing acute care readmissions within 30 days of discharge through its Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program. Hospitals with higher than expected … Continue reading

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Best Fire & EMS Blog Contest

Announcing Fire & EMS Blog of the Year 2012 Contest Blogs have become an important part of our industry online, providing their readers with a personal and engaging place to learn and converse. Nominate your Favorite Fire and EMS Blog. Click … Continue reading

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EMS Safety Systems, Strategies and Solutions Summit

The 2012 TRB EMS Safety Systems, Strategies and Solutions Summit was held from the Keck Center in Washington DC, Feb 29, 2012 and was simulcast at EMS Today. It featured an opening address from EMS Today by AJ Heightman. At … Continue reading

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