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Physio-Control and Aircraft Medical Launch Strategic Partnership

Physio-Control and Aircraft Medical have entered a strategic partnership that will include Physio-Control distributing the McGRATH® MAC EMS Video Laryngoscope to Emergency Medical Services (EMS) customers throughout the United States. The McGRATH® MAC EMS Video Laryngoscope combines direct and indirect view … Continue reading

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Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC acquires a majority stake in North American Rescue, LLC

NEW YORK — Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC (“Blue Wolf”), the New York-based private equity firm, today announced that, through an affiliate, it has acquired a majority stake in North American Rescue, LLC (“NAR” or “the Company”), a leading supplier … Continue reading

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EMS Today 2015

It was great to reconnect with so many old friends at EMS Today in Baltimore. The exhibit hall was packed and steady for the first evening and Friday morning. Later Friday and Saturday I got around the hall and said … Continue reading

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Philips redesign prompts another Class I recall

Heart Sync is the 2nd company to face an FDA Class I recall of defibrillator electrodes due to design changes in automated external defibrillators made by Royal Philips. Royal Philips’ (NYSE:PHG) revamped connector design for 2 of its automatic external … Continue reading

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Ebola Disinfection for EMS

St. Louis, MO (December 17, 2014) – EA Medical LLC, a specialty medical distributor, introduces the Lumalier EDU-435 Disinfection Lamp, which uses Ultraviolet Germicidal Energy (“C” wavelength) to kill Ebola. The EDU-435 was designed to meet the specialized disinfection needs … Continue reading

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EMS Chief: What EMS crews experienced the first day of the Ferguson shooting

EMS Chief Chris Cebollero talks about what his crews encountered in the first minutes on the scene of the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo., which led to looting and riots the next day. http://paramedictv.ems1.com/videos/3738575073001-ems-chief-what-ems-crews-experienced-the-first-day-of-the-ferguson-shooting/

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New ambulance chassis includes innovative safety improvements

The Type 1 ambulance features innovative enhancements, like mobility seating, designed with provider safety and functionality in mind During a recent and detailed tour of the new Demers Type 1 MXP 170 ambulance, given by Greg Tucci, regional sales manager for Demers … Continue reading

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