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Tucson Rural EMS
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Saving Lives in Tucson: Mobile Telehealth Connects Rural EMS to Emergency Physicians

As deputy chief of the Rio Rico Medical and Fire District in Tucson, Arizona, Richard Johnson values the support that telemedicine gives to his emergency medical services (EMS) responders. The district was look...

Improved EMS to Hospital Communications
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Oakland County Medical Control Authority Joins EMS on AIR to Discuss Life-Saving Work with GD

The advent of new mobile telehealth technology is changing the face of the industry—particularly with the growing ability for EMS agencies and hospitals to exchange more than simple audio transmissions. Today, ...

Website with Telehealth Best Practices
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General Devices Unveils its Redesigned Website to Better Serve Customers

Gain access to telehealth best practices, ROI and client success stories on the new GD website March 8, 2021 – Ridgefield, NJ – GD (General Devices), a leading provider of highly configurable and...

Farmington Hills Fire Department
Telemedicine Innovation Series

Improved Prehospital Communication between Michigan EMS and hospitals with Telehealth Solution

In 2019, the Farmington Hills Fire Department responded to 5,785 medical emergencies. With many of these patients requiring advanced life support, clear and efficient prehospital communication is a necessity. T...

GD e-Bridge Customer Testimonial
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Quality Care Coordination in Rural America with GD e-Bridge

EMS Director, Fire Chief & Emergency Management Coordinator on their experiences with GD e-Bridge GD e-Bridge is a telehealth solution that connects large healthcare teams, both rural and urban. This easy...

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Baystate 7th Annual WNEAC Conference attended by General Devices

GD executives will answer questions and deliver information on the e-Bridge mobile telemedicine app during the Oct. 14 Baystate Medical Center event. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RIDGEFIELD, NJ – Sept. 14, 2020 ­– Hea...

Telehealth Improvements
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Mobile Telemedicine Application Gains Innovative Upgrades and Features

Multiparty live video conferencing, configurable home button displays, and an SOS button enhance the life-saving mobile telehealth app, GD e-Bridge, for hospitals, EMS and Community Paramedicine teams. FOR IMME...

Prehospital Communication Massachusetts
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Prehospital Communications Improved by Mercy Medical Center with GD e-Bridge WorkFLOW

The western Massachusetts center is enhancing areawide EMS communications and provider response. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Ridgefield, NJ – October 1, 2020 ­– GD (General Devices), a Med Tech company specializing ...

Stroke Treatment Times
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Reducing Stroke Treatment Times: Making Every Second Count

Reducing Stroke Treatment Times: Making Every Second Count 5 ways your team can decrease your stroke treatment times According to the CDC, every 40 seconds, someone in the United States suffers from a stroke. ...

Hartford Healthcare EMS Sympsoim
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Hartford Healthcare EMS Symposium Sponsored by General Devices

Representatives will answer questions and share information on how GD e-Bridge mobile telemedicine app helps EMS & Hospitals save more lives. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  RIDGEFIELD, NJ – Sept. 23, 2020 ­– EMS p...

Community Paramedicine Team
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Community Paramedicine: What is it and How to Get Involved

What is Community Paramedicine? Over the past decade, the growing number of Community Paramedicine (CP) programs have leveraged EMS workers to fill gaps in the United States healthcare system. The overall goal...

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Telehealth Benefits for Mobile Integrated Healthcare and Community Paramedicine

Communication and collaboration are key elements of successful Community Paramedicine and broader Mobile Integrated Healthcare programs—and to the larger healthcare system. It is critical that community paramed...

Reduced Stroke Treatment Time
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20% Reduction in Door To Needle Times with GD’s Telehealth Solutions

20% Reduction in Door To Needle Times with GD’s Telehealth Solutions For almost 65 years, Southeast Health, an Alabama community health system serving residents of southeast Alabama, southwest Georgia and the F...

GD GoBox
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Mississippi Mobile Tele-Assist System Receives GD GoBox Deployable Units for Improved Regional EMS Communications

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RIDGEFIELD, NJ – July 7, 2020 ­– GD (General Devices), a Med Tech specialist in mobile telemedicine and telehealth, announced the Mississippi Mobile Tele-Assist System (MTAS) received new ...

FirstNet Webinar
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FirstNet Webinar Features GD (General Devices) CEO as Speaker

FirstNet Webinar Features GD (General Devices) CEO as Speaker Attendees of the Aug. 13 webinar can learn more about GD e-Bridge technology for life-saving remote patient consults FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RIDGEFI...

Medical Interpreters
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The Importance of Medical Interpreters in Patient Care

The United States is growing increasingly more diverse, with racial and ethnic minorities making up roughly 40% of the population. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, over 25 million Americans speak the Englis...

LA County Fire
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L.A. County Fire Department Launches Telemedicine Using GD e-Bridge

  L.A. County Fire Department Launches Telemedicine Using GD e-Bridge EMS Bureau Achieves 3% Patient Transport Reduction During COVID-19 Pandemic and Preserves Valuable Resources   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Ridge...

Becker's Hospital Review
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Becker’s Hospital Review includes GD as Telehealth Company to Know

Becker’s Hospital Review includes GD as Telehealth Company to Know  Becker’s Hospital Review released a list of telehealth companies to know, during a time where telehealth adoption is growing rapidly.   [IMM...

EMS Communication
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EMS Communications for Emergency Teams during COVID-19

This year’s COVID-19 Pandemic lead to EMS facing the most difficult work environment of their careers, requiring enhanced communications between teams.   One Westchester County, New York, paramedic saw 11 patie...

MIH vs CP
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Mobile Integrated Healthcare & Community Paramedicine: The Difference

The difference between Mobile Integrated Healthcare and Community Paramedicine   Community Paramedicine (CP) and Mobile Integrated Healthcare (MIH) both focus on finding ways to physically bring quality healthc...

EMS Caller ID
Telemedicine Innovation Series

EMS Caller ID system created by Hospital with Configurable Telehealth Solutions

Telehealth innovation doesn’t always have to mean major changes in healthcare. During a time that puts extra strain on our healthcare systems and providers, the little things can make a difference. Now more tha...

Telehealth Newsletter
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GD Connect [May 2020]

Telehealth Newsletter Connecting EMS, Hospitals, MIH/CP and ET3 Healthcare Providers    Recent News  5 ways GD Telehealth Solutions are helping healthcare teams during COVID: n hospitals across the world, phys...

GD Medical Interpreters
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Medical Interpreters Instantly Available on the GD e-Bridge Telehealth App

Medical Interpreters Available on the GD e-Bridge Telehealth App GD Interpreter is now available on the GD e-Bridge Telehealth App for access to live-video medical interpreters during patient care.  FOR IMMEDIA...

COVID-19 Telehealth Solutions
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5 ways Telehealth Solutions can help during the COVID-19 pandemic

5 ways Telehealth Solutions can help during the COVID-19 pandemic In hospitals across the world, physicians and healthcare teams are facing a host of challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They are navigating...

Video Remote Medical Interpreters
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Why Medical Interpreters are Important in Patient Care

Why Medical Interpreters are Important in Patient Care The United States is becoming even more diverse with the languages we speak. Today, more than 25 million Americans speak poor English, according to the U.S...

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Telemedicine Innovation Series

COVID-19 Telehealth Solution Configured for Leading Medical Center 

As of mid-April, the number of coronavirus COVID-19 cases United States alone has exceeded 600,000 and has taken the lives of over 30,000. Treating the sickest of these patients is the priority for hospitals to...

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An Update On the CMS Stance on Telehealth

A new informational packet was released, by CMS, on their stance regarding telehealth and reimbursements. What you can find inside this informational packet released by CMS:  + Originating Sites + Distant Site ...

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GD Partners with MD1 Program for COVID-19 Response

  GD Partners with MD1 Program for COVID-19 Response MD1 Physicians and EMS Connect to Manage COVID-19 Patient Care  with GD e-Bridge Telehealth Solution   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RIDGEFIELD, NJ — April 16, 202...

FirstNet Listed GD e-Bridge
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Massachusetts leveraging FirstNet app GD e-Bridge to screen for COVID-19 and send alerts

FirstNet Announces Smartphones for Life for Public Safety FirstNet applications like the e-Bridge app are being used to help first responders and medical professionals respond to the coronavirus pandemic by pro...

Telehealth Newsletter
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New Mobile Telehealth from GD Protects COVID-19 First Responders & Healthcare Providers

New Mobile Telehealth from GD Protects COVID-19 First Responders & Healthcare Providers EMS and Physician providers can now perform direct-to-patient telehealth with GD e-Bridge Visit PRESS RELEASE GD (Gene...

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Enhanced Data Management with GD D-Scribe X

CONTACT: Alessia Fiorello COMPANY: GD (General Devices) PHONE: 201.313.7075 WEBSITE: www.general-devices.com Enhanced Data Management with GD D-Scribe X The new data management solution for GD e-Bridge is laun...

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Cardiologist Benefits from Telehealth

Cardiologist Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions Cardiologists are responsible for what happens in the Cardiac department of the Hospital. This includes making decisions for their teams such as Whether to ac...

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Hospitals are taking initiatives toward Gaining Value with GD Telehealth Solutions

CONTACT: Alessia Fiorello COMPANY: GD (General Devices) PHONE: 201.313.7075 WEBSITE: www.general-devices.com Hospitals are Taking Initiatives Toward Gaining Value with GD Telehealth Solutions Here are the newe...

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Receive Emergency Patient Alerts Directly to your Email and Pager from GD e-Bridge

CONTACT: Alessia Fiorello COMPANY: GD (General Devices) PHONE: 201.313.7075 WEBSITE: www.general-devices.com Receive Emergency Patient Alerts Directly to your Email and Pager from GD e-Bridge Emergency care tea...

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IT Department Benefits from Telehealth Solutions

IT Department Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions The IT Team is responsible for keeping it all safe, secure, and up and running, 24/7 – Between  handling the technical aspects of managing patient infor...

CXO
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Chief Officers Benefits from Telehealth

Chief Officers Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions Hospital Chief Officers (CXO) are responsible for ensuring that every component of the hospital is efficient. Ensuring quality patient care and satisfaction...

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Mental Health Services and The Effectiveness of Telehealth

Mental Health Illnesses affect nearly 50 million individuals in the U.s. and are on of the leading causes of burden in the nation. Yet despite the prevalence of illness and critical importance of treatment, les...

Virus Screening
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Coronavirus Screening Module Free to All GD (General Devices) Telehealth Users

Coronavirus Screening Module Free to All GD (General Devices) Telehealth Users Simplify your Coronavirus Screening with a complimentary form in your GD e-Bridge or GD CAREpoint  [Ridgefield, NJ, Jan 2020]: Th...

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The Patient Handoff: A Critical Moment in Healthcare

The Patient Handoff: A Critical Moment in Healthcare Patient handoffs continue to present challenges and risks to hospitals. According to the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, “An estimated ...

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Who Really Benefits from Telehealth?

In short, everyone benefits from telehealth solutions. To be more specific, let’s focus on a certain economic, geographic and societal area that has been making major headway with telehealth advancements– the h...

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Quality and Process Improvement Manager Benefits from Telehealth

The Quality and Process Improvement Manager is always looking for room to improve in the ever-changing industry of healthcare. Maybe they can stand to shave a minute or two off your door to needle time; maybe t...

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STEMI Coordinator Benefits from Telehealth

STEMI Coordinator Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions A STEMI Coordinator is responsible for all components of a STEMI program. This includes organization, development, planning, management and evaluation of...

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Telehealth and Disaster-Response

Our current reality is one of necessary preparedness. The world is quite an unpredictable place. Large-scale disasters are very real, very possible and very daunting to address- but we are nevertheless faced wi...

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Hospital Emergency Department Saves Thousands of Dollars on Forms

AMITA Health St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin, IL has over 100 years’ experience in exceptional patient care. This 184-bed, full-service hospital houses the region’s most advanced Cancer Care Center; has been natio...

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EMS Liaison/ Coordinator Benefits from Telehealth

EMS Liaison/ Coordinator Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions An EMS Liaison bridges first responders and the Emergency Department, and sometimes multiple healthcare facilities. They ensure that processes are ...

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EMS Medical Director Benefits from Telehealth

EMS Medical Director Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions “Physician oversight of EMS by a dedicated and qualified medical director is critical to the successful delivery of quality out-of-hospital patient car...

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Paramedic Benefits from Telehealth

Paramedic Benefits from GD Telehealth Solutions Paramedics are one of the first line of defense when a 911 call is placed and the person sent out on community paramedic vehicles. Before the patient reaches the ...

rural care
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Telehealth in Rural America: Bringing Care to the Patient

The Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) defines telehealth as the “use of electronic communication and information technology to support long-distance clinical healthcare, patient and professi...

2020
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Telehealth Trends to Watch in 2020

Telehealth has been introduced as this new, disruptive trend that is blazing through healthcare. Truth is, Telehealth isn’t new at all. Opinions differ as to the official birthday of telehealth, but some say it...

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The Top 5 Benefits of Telehealth

Why should you consider telehealth? Telehealth Solutions have become a disruptor in the healthcare industry. Telehealth has proven to improve care delivery, treatment times and overall outcomes. It increases pa...

School
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Telehealth in Schools- Strengthening the Bridge

The past few years have seen the rise of telehealth services in many different areas, and now it seems that telehealth is making improvements in yet another category- schools. Are we replacing the school nurse ...

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Millennials and Telehealth: Perfectly Programmed

The Millennial Generation is the fastest-growing segment of the work force. According to Peter Economy of Inc.com, “By 2020, Millennials are forecast to comprise half of the American workforce, and by 2025, 75 ...

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EMS to ED: Improving Communication Along the Way

“We exist to promote healing, prevent disease, educate medicine’s brightest minds, and bring wellness and prosperity to the region.” If you browse Southeast Alabama Medical Center’s webpage, you’ll see that sta...

MD1-GD Team
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MD1 and GD (General Devices) – Bringing the Physicians to the Emergency

MD1 is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing physicians to the emergency room.  Created and led by Dr. Mark Merlin, MD1 is a team of physicians that respond and practice at the scene, to extend the ca...

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MD1 and GD (General Devices) Announce Partnership at NJ EMS Conference

GD e-Bridge mobile telemedicine technology will enable physicians to be at the site of emergency situations both physically and virtually 24/7 to save more lives.   November 14, Atlantic City, NJ: In a joint an...

STEMi
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STEMI Notifications- Every Second Counts

Out of the 931,000 heart attacks throughout the United States each year, over 700,000 are classified as STEMI’s. A heart attack is always serious, but the STEMI, or ST segment elevation myocardial infarction, i...

Baystate Case Study
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Medical Center Improves STEMI Outcomes by Harnessing New Telehealth App

Background Like most Emergency Departments (ED) in the country, Baystate Medical Center (a leading hospital in West Massachusetts) is often inundated with critically ill and severely injured patients. In additi...

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Becoming a Team with Teleconferencing

We are big fans of the phrase “the future is now,” and one of the greatest examples of that phrase is the rise of video teleconferencing. A versatile, cooperative telehealth tool, video conferencing enables pat...

Trauma
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Trauma Treatment: Faster Times, Better Outcomes

Let’s talk about trauma. According to the National Trauma Institute, Trauma is defined as “a bodily wound or shock produced by sudden physical injury, such as that from violence or an accident, including vehicl...

Zoom Partner
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GD e-Bridge Mobile Telemedicine partners with Zoom Video

(October 27th, 2019) Ridgefield NJ – General Devices (GD) has announced the partnering integration of Zoom video as a leap forward in Responsive Innovation for healthcare at the 2019 ACEP (American College of E...

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Community Paramedicine & Telemedicine

Community paramedicine is a new and rising practice in healthcare, and as such, the term is thrown around the industry with some confusion. Often used interchangeably with Mobile Integrated Healthcare, communit...

$192.2 Billion (1)
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Mental Health and Telemedicine- One Patient’s Success Story

Roughly 43.8 million Americans experience mental illness. It is the third most common cause for hospitalization for people ages 18-44; it is the second most common cause of death for people ages 10-34; and it i...

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When Communication is the Key to Success

TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tennessee has seemingly countless reasons to be proud of their organization. Just a few of their accolades? TriStar is the recipient of the Commission on Cancer’s Ou...

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12-Lead Consolidation & Management

HCA’s Redmond Regional Medical Center in Rome, Georgia is at the top of its game when it comes to cardiac health. The center is a regional referral source for all of Northwest Georgia, as well as parts of...

TEAM
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Donna Shirley is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: October 3, 2019 Contact: Colleen Lowe, HR E: clowe@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – July, 2018 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Donna Sh...

TEAM
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Brendan Lenihan is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: September 25, 2019 Contact: Colleen Lowe, HR E: clowe@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – September, 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welcome ...

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GD e-Bridge Interpreter Selected as EMS Innovation Award Finalist

Ridgefield, NJ (July 2019) – GD (General Devices) is excited to announce that the GD e-Bridge Interpreter module is a finalist for the EMS World Innovation Award. Coined as GD e-Bridge Interpreter, it ena...

Sepsis
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Reducing Sepsis Mortality with Telemedicine

According to data, the most unmet need in healthcare today is sepsis. More than 1.7 million Americans get sepsis each year, resulting in 250,000 deaths. Sepsis is the body’s overwhelming and life-threatening re...

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GD ATTENDS ANNUAL PENN. STATE EMS CONFERENCE

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 5, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                                                                            E...

Rural Healthcare
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General Devices (GD) To Attend 2019 Community Paramedicine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 09, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                              Email: marketing@general-devices.com Website: ww...

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GD ATTENDS ANNUAL REGIONAL NEURO CONFERENCE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 5, 2019  Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                                                                            Em...

TELEMEDICINE BY THE NUMBERS
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Doctor to Patient Communication: Live-Streaming to Save Lives

The primary goals of medical professionals are pretty obvious – to help patients, to save lives, and to improve quality of life. It’s pretty simple. Doctors spend years studying the best ways to treat any...

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Hotter N’ Hell EMS & Responders Are Using GD e-Bridge for Multi-Team Communication

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Date: August 22, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                              Email: marketing@general-devices.com Website: www...

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Telemedicine Story: Preventing False Lab Activations

Sometimes, you just don’t feel quite like yourself.  Sometimes the symptoms are just too vague to understand- lightheaded, nauseous, chest feels a bit tight? Was it that questionable salmon you ate at lunch&#82...

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Telemedicine Story: Efficient EMS communication

The Naperville Fire Department has a lot on their plates. With almost 148,000 residents to protect, this fire department needs not one, not two…but ten station houses to be adequately prepared for whatever emer...

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Pediatric Seizures – Early Detection, Effective Treatment

A seizure is characterized as “an event of altered brain function which is caused by abnormal or excessive electrical discharges from brain cells” (Mickie’s Miracles, 2019). Seizures are quite common. As a matt...

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How To Choose A Mobile Telemedicine and Notification Solution

Healthcare is evolving, and technologies are “disruptive” drivers, ironically technology is often the easy part. What is difficult is the people component of implementing technology and process chan...

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ET3 Telehealth Implementation

The federal Health and Human Services (HHS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) unveiled their Emergency Triage, Treat and Transport (ET3) model program on Valentines Day, 2019. ET3 is a voluntar...

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Telemedicine Story: Reaching Your Team at the Push of a Button

Henry Ford Hospital in West Bloomfield, Illinois is a 191-bed facility that boasts all private rooms. They are renowned for children’s and women’s healthcare, neurosciences, and orthopedic and wellness therapie...

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Fran Cassella is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: July 31, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – July, 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Fran Ca...

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The Future of Telemedicine is now, and the Numbers Prove It

There was a time when telemedicine was considered a system of the future. But the future has arrived at medical centers across the country, according to survey results published by URAC and Telemedicine Magazin...

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Live FirstNet Webinar Event with GD e-Bridge

Date: July 15, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                              Email: marketing@general-devices.com Website: www.general-devices.com Phone...

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Healthcare Systems Choose GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

Healthcare Systems Choose GD to Implement a Secure Communication System Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com   [Ridgefield, NJ – June, 20...

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IMPROVING PEDIATRIC PATIENT CARE AT PHOENIX CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

[PRINT] THE CHALLENGE As Arizona’s only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center certified by the American College of Surgeons, Phoenix Children’s emergency room receives 20-30 ambulances daily, transporting sick and in...

FDNY STEMI
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FDNY IS TREATING STEMI FASTER USING MOBILE TELEMEDICINE

[PRINT] When a heart attack is suspected, triage and timing are critical, especially when treating a ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI), or a more severe heart attack. Out of the 735,000 heart attacks t...

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Joe Johnson is Welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: June 13, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – June, 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Joe Joh...

Fire EMS and Telemedicine
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Fire-EMS & Telemedicine- Working Together to Improve Outcomes

Burning buildings are just one of many challenges that Fire Rescue faces on a daily basis. According to Aaron Dean and Mick Messoline of FireEngineering.com, “Fire suppression and prevention are only two of the...

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GD (General Devices) wins Medical APPY award!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 16, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                                                             ...

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When Was the Last Time You Thanked an EMS?

When we work hard or give up our time to help others and sacrifice our needs, we want to be appreciated. It’s human nature. We don’t need a pat on the back every time, but it’s encouraging to receive recognitio...

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GD e-Bridge selected as Appy Award Finalist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 10, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                              Email: marketing@general-devices.com Website: www.gene...

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GD’s VP of Technical Services & Support, Jimmy Nejmeh, Wins NJ Digi-Tech Award!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 15, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Company: GD                                                                               Email: marketing@general-devices.com Website: www.gen...

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GD e-Bridge™ Earns FirstNet Listed Designation

First Responders on FirstNet Can Now Access GD e-Bridge via the FirstNet App Catalog Ridgefield, New Jersey, May 1, 2019 – General Devices (GD) has announced that, after following a rigorous review process, GD...

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Carlos Aguila Jr. Is welcomed as the Newest Member of HealthCare’s Responsive Innovation Team at GD

Date: April 17, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 W: www.general-devices.com   Ridgefield, NJ – April 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Carlos Aguila Jr. as...

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Connecting Acute Care Teams Better with GD e-Bridge™

THE CHALLENGE Having served the community since 1957, Southeast Health Medical Center (SHMC) located in Dothan, AL has always kept up with changing healthcare technologies to best serve its patients in the regi...

Community Paramedicine
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Saving Time: Stroke Care Clockwork

For a primary or comprehensive stroke center, the Stroke Coordinator is essential to the success of the stroke program. It is the job of the Stroke Coordinator to ensure the program meets the clinical and regul...

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MISSISSIPPI MEDICAL CENTER SELECTS GD AS MOBILE TELEMEDICINE SOLUTION PROVIDER

Ridgefield, NJ (March 25th, 2019) – General Devices (GD) announced that it been awarded the Mobile Tele-Assist System (MTAS) contract for the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) in Jackson, Mi...

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Cristina Macari is welcomed as the Newest Member of HealthCare’s Responsive Innovation Team at GD

Date: March 20, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 W: www.general-devices.com   Ridgefield, NJ – March 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Cristina Macari as a...

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Relieving ED Physician Burnout

What is Considered ED Physician Burnout? Reports show physician burnout is on the rise year after year. A burnout is a long-term stress reaction marked by emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and a lack of ...

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GD Celebrates 40-Years of Helping Those Who Help Others

Dear Reader, This year, GD (General Devices) celebrates its 40th year in business.  Considering that the stats show two thirds of new businesses last two years and about only half last five, I couldn’t be more ...

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Alessia Fiorello is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: February 26, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – Feb, 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Ales...

NE Georgia
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Improving EMS STEMI at Northeast Georgia Medical Center

THE CHALLENGE At Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGHS) in Gainesville Georgia, they were looking for a better way to respond to STEMI emergencies. When a patient experiences this very serious type of hear...

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GD [General Devices] Chosen to Implement a Secure Communication System at Saint Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Hospital

Ypsilanti, MI (January 30, 2019) – St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor joins the family of more than 800 hospital and EMS communication solutions implemented by GD. Managing patient care in the emergency department is c...

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Henry Ford Allegiance Health Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

[Jackson, MI – January 28th, 2018] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstation in Henry Ford Allegiance Health. The Michigan based hospital has taken the steps to improve patient ...

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DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan Chooses GD to Upgrade Secure Communication System

[Detroit, MI – January 23rd, 2019] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstation in DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan. The Michigan based hospital has taken the steps to imp...

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Aurora Health Care Chooses GD to Upgrade Secure Communication System

[Grafton, WI – January 21st, 2019] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstation in Aurora Medical Center. The Wisconsin based hospital has taken the steps to improve patient care a...

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Cooper University Hospital Chooses GD to Implement Secure Communication Systems

Camden, NJ (January 16th, 2019) – Cooper University Hospital continues to stay in the family of more than 800 hospital and EMS communication solutions implemented by GD. Managing patient care in the emergency d...

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Cleveland Clinic Weston Clinic Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

[Weston, FL – January 2019] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstation in Cleveland Clinic – Weston Clinic. The Florida based hospital has taken the steps to improve patient care...

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New Jersey Hospital Selects Mobile Solutions from GD & Sonim for Acute Care Team Communications

Ridgefield, N.J. (Jan. 16, 2019) – General Devices (GD) and Sonim Technologies have announced that AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center in Atlantic City, N.J. has purchased the GD e-Bridge Mobile Telemedicine so...

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Methodist Mansfield Medical Center Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

[Mansfield, TX – January 15th, 2018] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstation in Methodist Mansfield Medical Center. The Texas based hospital has taken the steps to improve pat...

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Arizona General Hospital Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

[Mesa, AZ – January 8th, 2019] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstation in Arizona General Hospital. The Arizona based hospital has taken the steps to improve patient care and ...

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900th GD CAREpoint Slated for North Carolina Hospital

[Ashville, NC – December 20th, 2018] Mission Hospital, located in Ashville, North Carolina, has purchased GD’s 900th CAREpoint!  Mission Hospital continues to lead the way in the region by improving patient...

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GD to Upgrade Secure Communication System at a South Carolina Hospital

Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com Myrtle Beach, SC (September 25, 2018) –Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, SC continues to l...

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Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center Chooses GD to Upgrade Secure Communication System

Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [Charleston, SC – August 8th, 2018] GD is pleased to announce the installation...

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HCA Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point Chooses GD to Implement Secure Communication System

Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com [Hudson, FL – July 24, 2018] GD is pleased to announce the installation of the GD CAREpoint Workstati...

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The Fire Department of New York (FDNY) EMS Utilizes General Devices (GD) e-Bridge™ Mobile Telemedicine for Electrocardiogram (ECG) Transmissions

Ridgefield, New Jersey (November 28, 2018) – General Devices (GD) is pleased to announce the selection of e-Bridge ™ Mobile Telemedicine for Electrocardiogram (ECG) Transmissions by the Fire Department of New Y...

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Mobile Telemedicine and the Effects on Patients and Caregivers: Grace’s Story

Mobile Telemedicine provides countless benefits not only to patients yet to both first responders and medical facilities. It maximizes time, saves money and shrinks margin for error; with an average patient cos...

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Lehigh Valley Health Network Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com  Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   East Stroudsburg, PA (August 21st, 2018) – GD is pleased to announce the ins...

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Brandywine Hospital- Tower Health Leverages Mobile Telemedicine and FirstNet for EMS-Hospital Patient Care

Press Release: Brandywine Hospital Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com  Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com         Coatesville, PA (July 10, 2018) Brandywine Hospital- Tow...

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Overdose Outcomes Improve Telemedicine

CHALLENGE AND EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The opioid crisis is a population health issue impacting lives in nearly every community across the country. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and public safety first responders a...

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Hospital Patient Transfers with Optional Protocols!

Patient Transfers are business. Serious business for all patients involved; transferring hospitals, transport service, agent and – the patient. They hold the balance to patient care, place and time plus the bus...

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The Opioid Epidemic Deserves More Than a Single-Pronged Approach

In 2016, nearly 64,000 Americans under the age of 50, died as a result of the Opioid epidemic. This is a 540% rise in just three years. This epidemic has become one of the leading causes of death over guns and ...

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Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Website: general-devices.com Colton, CA (July 25, 2018) – Arrowhead Regional Medical Center joins the family of more than 800 hos...

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St. Mary Medical Center Selects GD for Implementation of Secure Emergency Communication System

Contact: Andy Birnbaum marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 www.general-devices.com   Long Beach, CA (August 13, 2018) – Dignity Health – St. Mary Medical Center joins more than 800 hospital ...

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Change How You Communicate with Hospitals & Healthcare Providers

One of the most significant and dangerous gaps in patient care is between EMS providers and emergency departments. The antiquated approach of EMS sharing patient health information (PHI) via radio or hard copy ...

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Phil Cappitelli is welcomed as the Newest Member of HealthCare’s Responsive Innovation Team at GD

Date: August 1, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Ridgefield, NJ – August 2018 — GD is proud to...

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Lewis County General Hospital chooses GD to Upgrade a Secure Communication System

Date: July, 2018 Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Fax: 201-313-5671 Website: general-devices.com Lewis County, NY (July 17, 2018) – Lewis County General Hospital ...

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HCA TriStar Summit Medical Center Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

Date: June 2018 Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com  Phone: 201-313-7075 Fax: 201-313-5671 Website: general-devices.com Hermitage, TN (June 7, 2018) – HCA TriStar Summit Medical Center ...

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Joe Perkins is Welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: April 13, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com         Ridgefield, NJ – July 2018 — GD is proud to announce and welcom...

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875th CAREpoint™ Workstation to Improve Patient Care

Date: May 21, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com   Ridgefield, NJ – July 2018 GD is pleased to announce the shipment of ou...

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Cathy Vonk is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: March 1, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – July 2018 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Cathy V...

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Kevin Levi is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: February, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com   Ridgefield, NJ – July 2018 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Kevi...

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Lysbeth Cangialosi is welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: June 5, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Ridgefield, NJ – July 2018 — GD is proud to announce and welcome Lysbeth ...

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CGH Medical Center Chooses GD to Upgrade a Secure Communication System

Date: May, 2018 Contact: Andy Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Fax: 201-313-5671 Website: general-devices.com       Sterling, IL, (May 10, 2018) – CGH continues to stay i...

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Is Radio a Necessity in EMS and Hospital Emergency Communications?

Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com  P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com   Ridgefield, NJ — Hospitals, EMS, and other organizations are increasingly wondering if two...

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GD e-Bridge™ Shorten the Distance between the Patient and the Hospital

Connecting Rural Care Providers: GD’s e-Bridge™ system helps EMS share critical information quickly and securely with distant doctors and hospitals. When the nearest hospital is miles away, advanced communicat...

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GD’s Workflow Streamlines Critical Care Procedures

Critical care demands precision and accuracy- The newest solution e-Bridge Workflow, provides just that. Workflow gives first responders the tools they need to treat patients en route while giving the waiting E...

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GD Enhances its Mobile Telemedicine App – Android Version – and Announces Ambulance Tracking

RIDGEFIELD, NJ – May 1, 2018 – GD, developer of the most comprehensive and widely used medical communications and mobile telemedicine solutions, has announced an update to the Android version of its mobile tele...

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Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center- Torrance Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

      Date: May, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Fax: 201-313-5671 Website: general-devices.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Torrance, Ca (May 3, 2018) — Prov...

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Bryan Ziemann is welcomed as the Newest Member of HealthCare’s Responsive Innovation Team at GD

    Date: June 8, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Solon Springs, WI – June, 2018 — GD is proud to...

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Interview with Curt Bashford, CEO of General Devices (GD) on Telemedicine

by Tamara Williams, April 20, 2018   Curt Bashford CEO  General Devices (GD) Health IT Connections member Curt Bashford shares some insights with us on the telemedicine market. The projected $34B global teleme...

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Banner – University Medical Center South Chooses GD to Implement a Secure Communication System

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February, 2018 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum Email: marketing@general-devices.com Phone: 201-313-7075 Fax: 201-313-5671 Website: general-devices.com   GD [General Devices] was chosen in...

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GD Enhances its Mobile Telemedicine App – Android Version – and Announces Added Features

RIDGEFIELD, NJ – May 1, 2018 – GD, developer of the most comprehensive and widely used medical communications and mobile telemedicine solutions, today announced an update to the Android version of its mobile te...

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Mobile Telemedicine Fills Acute Care Gaps

When you think of emergency acute care, many things come to mind. Urgency, assessment, information gathering, and split-second decisions are just a few. One thing that should never come to mind? Risk. The requ...

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Does Your EMS-ED Patient Handoffs Process Need a Hand?

Patient handoffs continue to present challenges and risk to hospitals. In fact, according to the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, “An estimated 80 percent of serious medical errors involve m...

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FirstNet Should No Longer be Thought of as a Future Concept

By Curt Bashford On March 8th I was fortunate to speak alongside fellow industry professionals at the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE 2018) in Orlando, Florida. Our panel, moderated by FirstNet...

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South Georgia Medical Center Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

Valdosta, GA April, 2017 — GD has announced that South Georgia Medical Center has joined the family of more than 800 hospital and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) communication system implementations by the com...

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GD becomes a 2017 EMS World Innovation Award Finalist

Responsive Innovation is not only our tagline.   It’s in our DNA. GD is proud to once again be selected as a finalist for the EMS World Innovation Award for e-Bridge’s new real-time ambulance ETA Tracking and ...

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GD Named to the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies in America

GD Named to the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies in America Ranks No. 2503 on the 2017 Inc. 5000 for Three-Year Growth   Ridgefield, NJ, August, 2017 – Inc. magazine ranked GD 2503 on its 36th annual...

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REALIZING VALUE AND ROI THROUGH IMPROVED EMS CALL HANDLING:

This case study is based on a major Southeast Chicago hospital.  Providing care for over 110 years, they treat more than 90,000 patients each year with expertise in more than 50 specialties. This includes advan...

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Silver Cross Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at Silve...

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Reducing Blind Spots and Mitigating Risk in EMS-Hospital Communications Using CAREpoint with D-Scribe

Case Study – St. Mary Medical Center EXECUTIVE SUMMARY For the hospital, patient care provided by EMS is often a blind spot in the overall care continuum. The national average for the percentage of EMS am...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Monroe Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at ...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Quakertown Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May, 2016 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at St. L...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Warren Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD  GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at St...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Allentown Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com Allentown, PA May, 2017 — GD has announced that Allento...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Anderson Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD  GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at St. ...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Bethlehem Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD  GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at St. ...

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St. Luke’s University Health Network – Miners Hospital Chooses to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at St....

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Community Hospital Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD  Munster, IN July, 2017 — GD has announced that Com...

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Southeast Alabama Medical Center Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD Dothan, AL April, 2017 — GD has announced that Sou...

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Trinitas Regional Medical Center Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD Elizabeth, NJ April, 2017 — GD has announced that ...

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GD Welcomes Weining Zou as the newest member of our Responsive Innovation team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 1, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD Welcomes Weining Zou as the newest member of o...

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Holston Valley Medical Center Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at ...

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Memorial Health System Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care at Memor...

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Bristol Regional Medical Center Chooses GD to Enhance Patient Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 02, 2017 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: marketing@general-devices.com P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: www.general-devices.com GD GD CAREpoint chosen to enhance patient care ...

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800th CAREpoint Telehealth Implementation!

For over 9 years Wellmont Health System has been utilizing CAREpoint in their facilities to improve their communications, documentation and EKG management. In their continuing effort to provide the best possibl...

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Technology in Community Paramedicine and Mobile-Telehealth – Live at IRCP by GD

Watch as GD’s CEO Curt Bashford describes how Medical Technology is driving #ResponsiveInnovation in healthcare at the #IRCP 2017 conference.  Technologies like #Telemedicine and #Telehealth are catalysts and G...

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Presenting new EMS tracking features at JEMS #EMSToday 2/21-2/26

Uncover the lifesaving possibilities with GD’s e-Bridge in Booth 835 at JEMS #EMSToday Feb. 21-26.  New location tracking tools.  Now you know the exact minute your Ambulance will arrive. Learn more about the ...

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THE PROMISE OF GROWTH

SmartCEO Future 50 WINNER Curt Bashford President and CEO Location: Ridgefield, NJ Founded: 1979 Industry: Technology About the Future 50 Award:  The Future 50 Awards program is the largest and most anticipated...

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Deciding who to treat first is so hard, so hard.

CAREpoint pictured in ENA article “We have the opportunity to be there when people are most vulnerable.” -ENA President Kathleen E. Carlson, MSN, RN, CEN, FAEN 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Bec...

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GD’s culture embraces responsive innovation

GD’s culture embraces responsive innovation by being “ALL-In” and part of a Fun, Diverse Team! It was great spending time with everyone’s families at our Annual

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#PreHospitalCommunication tools with #EmergencyNurses

Thank you for visiting GD at NCENA on Friday where we shared #PreHospitalCommunication tools with #EmergencyNurses. #eBridge #CAREpoint

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Team GD embracing a Core Value

Trick or Treat! Team GD embracing a Core Value: “Be part of a Fun, Diverse Team”

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NJMEP 2016 “Innovator of the Year”

GD www.general-devices.com is recognized as the NJMEP 2016 “Innovator of the Year”. GD is leading the way in#mobileTelemedicine with CAREpoint, e-Bridge, and#ResponsiveInnovation.

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“Innovator of the Year”

Congrats! NJMEP “Innovator of the Year” award for leading #mobiletelemedicine with CAREpoint & e-Bridge. http://www.general-devices.com 

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EMSW Expo

Thank you for visiting GD booth #1339 at EMSW Expo in New Orleans, where we are showing the latest innovations in Mobile Telemedicine.

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Welcome Pinnacle

Welcome Pinnacle attendees and speakers! Check out how e-Bridge HIPAA secured communication can help you improve patient care. Visit us at Booth #69. #MobileTelemedicine

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Tech Tip: Automatic Updates

Keep Your Computer Up-to-Date with Automatic Updates With Automatic Updates enabled, you can be sure your system is always running the “latest and greatest” version of CAREpoint Workstation software. With Autom...

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Ocean City EMS first to deploy Rosetta™ system in Maryland

Ocean City EMS took delivery of 10 Rosetta-Lt™ data translators, which the progressive agency will use to transmit 12-Lead reports acquired by their LP12’s.The Rosetta-Lts plug into their ambulance UHF ra...

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Joint Advisory Committee Report

The Committee released a Report to Congress dated February 4, 2008 detailing the status of communications systems for EMS and health care systems.  Click here to learn more about the Joint Advisory Committee Re...

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New Cook County Hospital Deploys CAREpoint

The new 1.2 million-square-foot $551 million Cook County Hospital houses a new state-of-the-art Emergency Department and Trauma Center. The Department will receive a projected 124,000 E.D. visits annually. The ...

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Northwest Community EMS

The new GEMSCOM NetManager™, configured specifically for Northwest Community Hospital is a fully automatic matrix patch system. Also at the hospital are two GEMS 2000 EMS communication consoles. Northwest Commu...

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General Devices and Zoll Medical Corporation partner for improved communications & information management

On July 5th, 2005 General Devices and Zoll Medical Corporation announced an agreement under which the Zoll M Series™ Monitor/Defibrillator will be interoperable with the General Devices’ CAREpoint™ EMS Workstat...

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First Operational EMS Telemedicine System in Country

General Devices new e-Bridge™ system will be used in what will soon be the first operational EMS telemedicine system in country, Tucson Arizona’s ER-Link system. The e-Bridge™ system, with the CAREpoint™ EMS Wo...

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2006 NAEMSP Meeting’s System Showcase Session Features Telemedicine By CAREpoint and Rosetta

A well attended System Showcase session at the 2006 NAEMSP Meeting in Tucson featured a preview of General Devices’ new e-Bridge™ EMS Telemedicine system soon to be deployed in Tucson, Arizona. Featured speaker...

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General Devices Announces Interoperability

General Devices, Ridgefield NJ, today announced it will enhance its Rosetta communications interfaces and CAREpoint EMS Workstation by making them interoperable with the Philips HeartStart MRx monitor/defibrill...

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e-Bridge featured at Arizona’s SATCOM Conference

A live demonstration of Tucson Fire Department’s new ER-Link EMS Telemedicine system was presented to the attendees at Southern Arizona’s SATCOM meeting in July. Dr. Rifat Latifi delivered a presentation descri...

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ER-Link makes the news: ER-Link was featured on Tucson’s Channel 12

City of Tucson Channel 12 has posted a video interview with Dr. Latifi, officials of the City of Tucson, and City Fire Department personnel. You may view this video by clicking the link below. David Ridings, As...

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Tucson One Step Closer

David Ridings, Assistant Chief, Tucson Fire Department, reports that the Phase I system testing for Tucson’s ER-Link has now been completed and states that he is “pleased to report that the EMS Tele...

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Amazon Swim: EMS Telemedicine From Tucson to Amazon

While located in Tucson, Arizona, Dr. Rifat Latifi from Tucson’s University Medical Center was “virtually present” in the Amazon basin of Peru and Brazil via General Devices e-Bridge EMS Telem...

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Tucson Channel 4 ER-Link Video Interview

“ER-Link is the first operational EMS telemedicine system in the country and it’s right here in Tucson. The Tucson Fire Department made the announcement back in 2000. The video cameras are being installed...

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NPR Reports on Tucson’s ER-Link

National Public Radio reports on the first calls performed with City of Tucson’s ER-Link! Listen now Contact General Devices for more information. Telephone: 201-313-7075 Email: info@general-devices.com

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Richland County SC uses Rosetta/CAREpoint for STEMI program

Columbia SC: Richland County EMS is using Rosetta-Lt and CAREpoint EMS Workstation in its new county-wide STEMI program. The program, covering a mixed (urban, suburban and rural) region of over 700 square miles...

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Suffolk County NY– County-wide STEMI initiative uses Rosetta-Lt & CAREpoint

The University Medical Center at Stonybrook NY, has initiated a county-wide STEMI program for its almost 1.5 million inhabitants. The program employs Rosetta-Lt in the region’s ambulances and CAREpoint EMS Work...

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New York City FD/EMS chooses CAREpoint

New York City Fire EMS (FDNY/EMS) has installed 3 CAREpoint EMS Workstations in their Woodside NY Call Center to manage on-line medical control & telemetry for the 5 boroughs of the city. The CAREpoint Work...

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Tri-Cities Region goes on-line with “Standardized” STEMI program

Northeast Tennessee’s Tri-Cities region, centered around Wellmont Healthcare’s Holston Valley (Kingsport TN), and Bristol Regional (Bristol TN) Medical Centers, went on-line in November with a STEMI program tha...

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Enhanced Interoperability between General Devices and Physio-Control 12-Lead Products

As announced at the 2009 JEMS EMS Today conference in Baltimore, General Devices and Physio-Control Inc.are developing new features to enhance interoperability between LIFENET, Rosetta and CAREpoint . When rele...

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General Devices Receives Approval from Motorola for Digital Radio

The ability to operate on digital radio now allows EMS and emergency medicine to send data over virtually any IP connection – digital radio, Wi-Fi, cell phones and internet.  On the cutting edge of the la...

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EMS Telemedicine Article in EMS World

Be sure to check out the Oct. issue of EMS World magazine and read “Virtual Care” – an article written by Curt Bashford, President of General Devices.  This important article, which is a conde...

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Coming Soon: EMS Telemedicine Webcast

EMS Telemedicine Webcast What is EMS Telemedicine? … Why is it so important?  … What exactly is it used for? … What should I consider when implementing such a system? … What are its pros and cons? … Is EMS Tel...

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e-Net Messenger Goes Mobile

General Devices’ e-Net Messenger, a fast and secure way to send virtually any type of information to one or to many, is going fully mobile. In response to requests from e-Net Messenger users, General Devices wi...

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EMS Telemedicine Webcast Is a Hit

On November 17, 2011, General Devices sponsored a webcast entitled  “What You Need to Know about EMS Telemedicine.”   Presented in conjunction with EMS World magazine, the webcast offered a comprehe...

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“Telemedicine Today” – Complete EMS World article now online!

“Telemedicine Today,”  a three-part article on the rapidly evolving field of EMS Telemedicine, is now available in its entirely on EMS World’s online publication.  Written by General Devices p...

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e-Net Messenger Now Available as a Mobile Application

General Devices has announced that its e-Net Messenger is now available as a mobile application for Apple’s iPhone and iPad as well as Android smartphones and tablets.  The secure messaging and mHealth (mobile ...

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CAREpoint is a (literal) lifesaver

The CAREpoint Workstation is truly a life-saver. Thanks to a quick-acting EMS team and an equally responsive ED team at Georgia’sCartersville Medical Center, a 46 year-old truck driver from Orlando was ab...

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mHealth Topics Dominate 2012 American Telemedicine Association Conference

Curt Bashford to Chair Committee on mHealth Needs of EMS Providers   The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) recently held its 17th Annual International Meeting & Exposition in San Jose, CA. Curt B...

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CAREpoint v2.0 is Now Available

The best just got better. The CAREpoint Workstation, the system of choice for managing busy Hospital/EMS communications, is now better than ever. It’s faster, more secure, with important new features and ...

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MedPro Joins General Devices Sales Effort

General Devices is excited to announce that it has joined forces with MedPro Associates, a national independent representation firm specializing in the healthcare industry. The MedPro team of highly qualified, ...

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e-Net Messenger: Weathering the Storm(s)

e-Net Messenger was a key player in disaster communications during last summer’s hurricane on the Gulf Coast…and again two months later when Hurricane Sandy hit the east coast. When natural disaster...

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General Devices Winter Newsletter Available On-line

Click below to read all the latest news from General Devices. AND you can access our previous newsletters as well. Not a subscriber yet? Click here to sign up to receive each newsletter as soon as it’s...

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General Devices Invited to Speak at IWCE in March

General Devices’ president Curt Bashford has been invited to speak at this year’s IWCE (International Wireless Communications Expo) in Las Vegas. Along with Kevin McGinnis of FirstNet and the Nation...

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General Devices Urges EMS to Act Now to Shape FirstNet Broadband Network

Curt Bashford, President of General Devices, recently talked with EMS World about the pressing need for EMS to help shape the FirstNet Broadband Network. In a March 1, 2013 article on the EMS World website, Bas...

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Motorola Solutions promotes use of Telemedicine for EMS

In a recent blog entry, Motorola Solutions Director of Innovation Development Heidi Hattendorf discusses how “real time” communications between EMS and the Emergency Department can transform emergen...

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CAREpoint v2.0 keeps getting better!

Check out these new features – CAREpoint Remote Control and CAREpoint Instant Recall. CAREpoint Remote Control Do you need to handle a call but aren’t near the CAREpoint Workstation? We have an App for th...

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e-Bridge Mobile Telemedicine Available on iPad

General Devices recently announced that e-Bridge, its pioneering telemedicine system, is now available for use on the iPad and other mobile devices. Click here to read the full press release.

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Telemedicine a Reality in Baton Rouge

On July 15, 2013 telemedicine became a reality in the Parish of East Baton Rouge, LA. The installation of e-Bridge Mobile Telemedicine and e-Net Messenger systems from General Devices completes one of the regio...

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General Devices Exhibits at EMS World Expo 2013

From September 10 – 12, 2013, General Devices will exhibit its latest systems at this year’s EMS World Expo in Las Vegas, NV.  At the forefront of their exhibit will be e-Bridge Telemedicine and e-N...

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CAREpoint RC & IR Features Gain Popularity

Here at General Devices we’re always interested to learn how our customers are utilizing our systems and solutions. We thought we’d share how several of our newest installations of CAREpoint v2.0 are making goo...

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Time to Plan, Not Panic

It’s now been a year since the introduction of CAREpoint v2.0 and the reception has been great. Many customers have already budgeted for an upgrade to the latest & greatest. For those who haven’t yet, click...

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Mobile Integrated Healthcare Summit: A Reflection

One of the benefits of attending a trade-show conference (other than the sales exposure, of course!) is the validation and a renewed sense of purpose that comes from spending time with like-minded customers, ve...

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e-Bridge Mobile Named Innovation Award Winner

General Devices is proud to announce that e-Bridge Mobile, the latest generation of our e-Bridge Telemedicine system, has been named a 2013 EMS World Innovation Award winner. Having been placed on a “short list...

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Northeast Georgia Medical Center Is First to Use CAREpoint Instant Recall

Using the CAREpoint Workstation with its new Instant Recall option, the MedComm Center at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA is able to significantly streamline their communications.  Patient I...

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Telemedicine is a Hot Topic at NAEMSP Annual Meeting

In mid-January, I attended this year’s NAEMSP (National Association of EMS Physicians) Annual Meeting in Tucson. The meeting was, by all accounts, a great success. With record attendance and a vibrant program o...

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e-Net Messenger Changes Perceptions of EMS in Lynchburg, VA

After only several months of active use, the e-Net Messenger system from General Devices has had a significant impact on the daily operations of EMS services in Lynchburg, VA. “Not only does e-Net Messenger imp...

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CAREpoint in Action: Nassau County MEDCOM

Typically found in hospital Emergency Departments, the CAREpoint workstation is also a valuable adjunct to busy medical communications centers around the country. Such is the case with Nassau County MEDCOM in E...

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General Devices is now GD

Ridgefield, NJ – General Devices, a company with a longstanding reputation for responsive innovation in EMS-hospital communications solutions, is now GD. GD is a medical technology company specializing in innov...

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Georgia Hospital Shaves Minutes off Treatment Time

The Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is rated the number two hospital system in the US, is the leading heart hospital in the state of Georgia and is recognized as a technology innovator in the field of e...

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In Charge: Curt Bashford, president/CEO/co-owner of GD in Ridgefield

When paramedics in the field need to send vital information to emergency room doctors, they often use GD (formerly General Devices) products to do it. The Ridgefield business’s customers include some 500 ...

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Connect on Scene with MIH-CP Telemedicine Technology

JEMS: Give us the basic overview of GD (formerly General Devices) and your e-Bridge Mobile Telemedicine solution. GD: As a company, “responsive innovation” defines the culture of who we are and what...

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Sonim, GD, and Mutualink Conquer the Largest Security Operation in U.S. History

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Sonim Technologies, maker of the world’s toughest mobile phones, equipped Pennsylvania state police, New Jersey state police and the New Jersey Office...

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Rx for ECG Artifact

Rx FOR ECG MONITORING ARTIFACT By Michael Smith, M.S., B.S.E.E. Introduction The object of electrocardiographic (ECG) monitoring is the observation and assessment of the heart’s electrical activity. Card...

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EMS Telemetry: From BioCom to Bluetooth

EMS Telemetry: From BioCom to Bluetooth EMS1.com by Dan White Medical telemetry is often thought of as just a means of sending an ECG to the hospital. But it could and should be so much more. Advances in specia...

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Joint Advisory Committee (JAC) Report

General Devices’ President Curt Bashford was a member of two of the JAC sub-committees. The Joint Advisory Committee on Communications Capabilities of Emergency Medical and Public Health Care Facilities (“Joint...

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General Devices Announces Release of CAREpoint v2.0

Experience the next generation of the CAREpoint Workstation from General Devices.For over a decade, the CAREpoint Workstation has been the system of choice for managing all your Hospital/EMS related activity.  ...

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General Devices Participates in NAEMSP Annual Meeting

We are pleased to announce that we will once again begin the new year by exhibiting at the NAEMSP Annual Meeting in Bonita Springs, Florida from January 10-12. If you are attending, we hope to see you at Booth ...

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MedPro Associates Joins Forces with General Devices

General Devices recently announced that it has joined forces with MedPro Associates, a national independent representation firm specializing in the healthcare industry. Read the release…

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Remote Control and Instant Recall Are Newest Options on CAREpoint Workstation

CAREpoint Remote Control lets you handle incoming calls to the CAREpoint Workstation remotely via an iPad or iPad Mini in your pocket. CAREpoint Instant Recall lets you replay the most recent calls with the tou...

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General Devices to Exhibit at EMS World Expo in Las Vegas

General Devices joins this year’s exhibitors at the 25th Annual EMS World Expo in Las Vegas.  In addition to viewing the latest advances in EMS communications, visitors to the General Devices booth will h...

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General Devices Introduces e-Bridge Mobile at NJ Statewide Conference on EMS

General Devices will demo the new e-Bridge Mobile telemedicine system at this year’s NJ Statewide Conference on EMS.  Attendees can also learn about a free Virtual Burn Triage app developed in conjunction...

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e-Bridge Mobile Named 2013 Innovation Awards Winner

EMS World Magazine recently named the e-Bridge Mobile telemedicine system as one of its Innovation Award Winners for 2013. Read the release…

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FDNY orders Rosetta-Lt for STEMI program

New York City Fire Department EMS (FDNY/EMS) has selected Rosetta-Lt 12-Lead data translators and CAREpoint EMS Workstations from General Devices for its new STEMI program.  The Rosettas will allow FDNY medics ...

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Baton Rouge launches e-Bridge based EMS Telemedicine Program

Click here to view the update to this article from April 2011 On March 12, 2009, the City of Baton Rouge (BR), Louisiana initiated its state-of-the-art “BR Med-Connect” EMS Telemedicine program with an inaugura...

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Baton Rouge EMS Telemedicine system featured in Carolina Fire Rescue EMS Journal

A comprehensive EMS telemedicine system By Michael Smith and Chad Guillot (The following is part one of a three part series on EMS telemedicine.) BR Med-Connect is an EMS telemedicine system recently installed ...

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Redmond Regional Medical Center in Rome, Georgia Employs CAREpoint and Rosetta for its 7 county STEMI program

Redmond CEO Brenda Waltz and Redmond ER Medical Director, Dr. Paul Schriever at the CAREpoint Workstation in the ED. Brenda Waltz, CEO holds the Rosetta-Lt Data Translator provided to area EMS agencies.  T...

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Utica NY FD-EMS deploys General Devices’ Rosetta-DS for their STEMI program.

January 2011 Utica, New York Transmitting 12-Lead reports fast, easily & securely from laptops via 3G, the new program also utilizes GD’s CAREpoint-FS (forwarding server) to send to the area hospitals...

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Low-Cost 12-Lead Report Receiver

The CAREpoint-FS is a low cost solution for receiving 12-Lead reports sent from Rosetta-DS. It is intended for smaller hospitals not needing a more comprehensive CAREpoint system. CAREpoint–FS is a service that...

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CAREpoint/MUSE Compatibility

General Devices has announced that 12-Lead ECGs from ZOLL and Philips monitors sent via Rosetta-DS or Rosetta-Lt and received by General Devices’ CAREpoint Workstation can now be sent into GE’s MUSE ECG managem...

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Life Line Ambulance Chooses Rosetta-DS for 12-Lead Transmissions

Life Line Ambulance, the largest privately owned ambulance company in Northern Arizona, recently chose the Rosetta-DS system from General Devices as the preferred means of transmitting 12-Lead reports from the ...

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CarePoint System Aims To Save Lives Locally

CarePoint system aims to save lives locally BEN R. WILLIAMS Bulletin Staff Writer | Posted: Monday, May 18, 2015 8:00 pm CarePoint system aims to save lives locally At Memorial Hospital in Martinsville, Dr. Mar...

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Telemedicine Today

Telemedicine Today by Curt Bashford 10-06-2011 Forward: “EMS Telemedicine has the promise of opening the door to many opportunities that will broaden the assessment, diagnostic and management capabilities of pr...

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Virtual Care

Virtual Care by Curt Bashford 10-03-2011 While EMS appears to be the ideal setting for the use of telemedicine, the technology has been slow in gaining acceptance for a wide variety of reasons. What is the futu...

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Thinking About EMS Telemedicine?

Thinking About EMS Telemedicine? by Curt Bashford  09-28-2011 Forward: “EMS Telemedicine has the promise of opening the door to many opportunities that will broaden the assessment, diagnostic and management cap...

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BR Med-Connect Update

April 23, 2011 The Development of a Region-Wide EMS Telemedicine System Fully Integrated With Day-to-Day EMS and Disaster-Related Activities Mayor Melvin L. “Kip” Holden East Baton Rouge Ambul...

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A Comprehensive EMS Telemedicine System

A Comprehensive EMS Telemedicine System by Michael Smith and Chad Guillot 11-03-2009  (The following is part one of a three part series on EMS telemedicine.) BR Med-Connect is an EMS telemedicine system recentl...

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EMS Technology – On the Edge of Tomorrow

An EMS Magazine Online Exclusive Posted: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM EDT By Michael Smith & David Ridings EMS Magazine Contributors With the certainty of gravity, the use of broadband wireless communication, hi...