Press Releases

HeartSine Wins Two Prestigious Management Awards for its Success in Expanding Global Business

HeartSine, a world leader in personal and public access defibrillators, has won two prestigious BVCA (British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association) Management Team Awards for the Northern Ireland region:  Private Equity-backed Management Team of the Year (Mid Market) Award and International Impact Management Team of the Year Award.

Open to management teams of mid-market private equity-backed companies, the Private …

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Plans for schools in England to purchase defibrillators at a reduced price

The Department for Education (DfE) in the United Kingdom has announced plans that would allow schools to purchase lifesaving defibrillators at a lower cost; a deal which will hopefully be in place for the beginning of the Autumn term.

The plans were welcomed by HeartSine Chief Executive, Declan O’Mahoney, who said:

“There is a misconception that Sudden Cardiac Arrest …

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HeartSine Appoints Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs

HeartSine Technologies, a world leader in personal and public access defibrillators, has appointed Paul Phillips as Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs.  Based in the company’s Northern Ireland manufacturing facility, Phillips will lead HeartSine’s global quality, regulatory and compliance teams in Europe and the U.S.

Phillips is a seasoned medical technology industry executive with over 35 …

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Utah State Parks Uses AAA Donation to Purchase HeartSine Samaritan Public Access Defibrillators to Help Ensure the Safety of Visitors

Utah State Parks, which manages numerous parks and access to waterways, is using part of a $75,000 donation from AAA Utah to obtain HeartSine® samaritan® Public Access Defibrillators (PADs) to protect its visitors who are often in remote locations where access to emergency services is limited.

By obtaining the Automatic External Defibrillators (AED), Utah State Parks is seeking to increase …

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HeartSine to Present Research Findings on Novel CPR Advisor Technology

Dr Peter O’Hare of HeartSine’s Clinical Engineering Research Group has been invited to present research on the company’s patented CPR Advisor platform at Resuscitation 2014, the Congress of the European Resuscitation Council (ERC).

During his presentation entitled “The Correlation between the Impedance Cardiogram and End-tidal Carbon Dioxide during Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Cardiac Arrest,” Dr O’Hare will discuss how CPR Advisor …

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HeartSine Quality Expert Appointed to RQA Medical Devices Committee

Due to her wealth of experience, Colette McIntyre, HeartSine’s Good Laboratory Practice/Good Clinical Practice Specialist, has been appointed to the medical devices committee of the Research Quality Association (RQA).

The RQA, an association for professionals working in research in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, chemicals and medical devices, drives quality and integrity in scientific research and development by developing and promoting quality …

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Save a Life in an Instant-Gram Challenge: Saving a Life in the Time it Takes to Open an Instagram Account

On Valentine’s Day the heart is front and foremost on people’s minds.  It is also a day where you remind your loved ones of how much they mean to you; but do you know what to do if a loved one’s heart stops working due to Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)?  Simon’s Fund does.

To show the world just how …

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HeartSine AED Protects Jamaican Olympic Bobsled Team

With all the challenges the Jamaican bobsled team had to contend with in returning to the Olympics after a twelve-year hiatus, HeartSine Technologies wanted to ensure that the team was protected in case of a sudden cardiac arrest emergency at its Wyoming training facility.

HeartSine Technologies has donated an …

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Taunton, Massachusetts Middle School Receives AED from Student Saved after Sudden Cardiac Arrest

When Nurse Bernadette Bagni was summoned to a departing bus at Benjamin A. Friedman Middle School to assist a student who became unconscious, she didn’t anticipate the severity of the need for help.  Immediately upon seeing 12-year old Brooke Conlon slumped in her seat, she recognized the signs of sudden cardiac arrest.  As a certified CPR instructor, Bagni knew to …

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HeartSine Supports Youth Cardiac Screening through Simon’s Fund with AED Donation and Loan for Chain of Survival Relay

In addition to providing life-saving defibrillators, HeartSine Technologies supports efforts to prevent sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) through a number of non-profit agencies, including Simon’s Fund.

On behalf of Simon’s Fund, HeartSine is donating a samaritan PAD automatic external defibrillator (AED) to the Ukrainian Soccer Club, a non-profit organization that develops and promotes soccer in the Eastern Pennsylvania region.  The club …

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