Press Releases

Stryker completes acquisition of Physio-Control International, Inc.

Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Physio-Control International, Inc. (Physio-Control).

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HeartSine Technologies Expands Sales Team to Meet Major Expansion Plans in Latin America

HeartSine® Technologies is pleased to announce plans to expand sales of its lifesaving automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in Latin America with the appointment of two Latin America Commercial Division Managers, Michelle Durán and Bruno Giraldo.

Durán and Giraldo, both based in Colombia, will be responsible for overseeing the growth and development of commercial business activities throughout Latin America, while creating …

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HeartSine Quality Expert Appointed Chairperson of RQA Medical Devices Committee

Colette McIntyre, HeartSine’s Good Laboratory Practice/Good Clinical Practice Specialist, has been appointed Chairperson of the Medical Devices Committee of the Research Quality Association (RQA) within just a year of being appointed to the committee.

In her new role, McIntyre will continue to focus on supporting RQA’s objectives, as well as developing additional training materials to help professionals in the medical …

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HeartSine Adds Hindi Language to Family of Lifesaving AEDs

HeartSine® Technologies has expanded its line of automated external defibrillators to include Hindi language versions of the HeartSine samaritan® PAD 350P, 360P and 500P.

Available immediately in India through the company’s Authorized Distributor Aska Equipments Ltd, the new Hindi AEDs are in addition to the English language versions already offered throughout the country.

“Offering both Hindi and English language versions …

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HeartSine Welcomes HIQA Recommendations for a National Public Access Defibrillation Programme

National scheme needed to reduce 5000 deaths in Ireland each year from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

HeartSine® Technologies has today endorsed the recommendation by the Health Information and Quality Authority for a targeted public access automated external defibrillator (AED) programme to be introduced in Ireland and for the setting up of a registry to identify locations of all existing AED devices …

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HeartSine Technologies Helps Train Local Bray Community in Defibrillator Use

Bray Cardiac First Responders (CFR) will now be able to train more people from the local community in using defibrillators thanks to a donation by Belfast-based HeartSine Technologies.

David Greville from Heartsafety Solutions, the distributor of HeartSine defibrillators in the Republic of Ireland, donated a defibrillator trainer on Thursday 6th November in the Taylor Centre.

David Greville said:

“After meeting …

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HeartSine to Showcase CPR Advisor for its samaritan PAD 500P Automated External Defibrillator at Medica

HeartSine Technologies’ CPR Advisor™ uses revolutionary ICG technology to provide real-time visible and audible feedback to the rescuer on the quality of compressions during a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).  HeartSine will showcase this patented technology which requires no additional leads or external sensors at the upcoming Medica trade fair.

Because Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) is crucial to deliver oxygenated blood …

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Taekwondo Headquarters in Korea Receives HeartSine Defibrillator  

The World Taekwondo Headquarters, Kukkiwon, in Korea has received a defibrillator donated by H&D, the authorized distributor of HeartSine® Technologies in Korea.

Earlier this month, H&D donated the HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) to Kukkiwon with the promise of promoting the importance of AEDs to their local and international members, which is extremely significant given the fact that Taekwondo …

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Lilly-May Page Trust Fundraiser Tees Off With HeartSine Sponsorship

On Friday 17th October, the Lilly-May Page Trust held a fundraising Golf Day, sponsored by HeartSine® Technologies, with the aim of increasing awareness of the importance of defibrillators and raising money to place the lifesaving devices within schools in the area.

The Trust was founded when five-year old Lilly-May Page collapsed and tragically died when being picked up at school …

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Foster Welcomes Defibrillator Donation to Enniskillen Rugby Club

MLA for Fermanagh and South Tyrone, Arlene Foster, has welcomed the donation of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) from Belfast-based manufacturer, HeartSine® Technologies to Enniskillen Rugby Football Club.

The HeartSine samaritan® PAD defibrillator will be installed in the rugby club to enable greater public access to vital, lifesaving equipment in cases of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), which can strike anyone …

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