MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 21 Nonin Medical, Inc., a leading innovator of noninvasive physiological monitoring solutions and the inventor of fingertip pulse oximetry, announced today that it has expanded its partnership with CareFusion to include distribution of its branded noninvasive monitoring products in the United States. Under the agreement, CareFusion will distribute Nonin Medical's proven pulse oximetry, capnography and sensor product solutions to Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals (LTACHs), Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) partners.
This agreement further grows an already strong relationship between Nonin and CareFusion that includes the integration of Nonin's PureSAT® pulse oximetry technology into a number of their respiratory products. "We look forward to this expanded partnership with CareFusion and the opportunity to extend the reach of our high-value monitoring solutions to clinicians and patients," said Bill Kalb, Director of U.S. Business for Nonin Medical. "CareFusion is a recognized leader in providing innovative, high-quality and cost-effective products - the perfect combination for providing top value to healthcare facilities in this economic climate."
With over one million pulse oximeters in the field today, Nonin Medical's PureSAT® artifact-free pulse oximetry technology is trusted by clinicians worldwide. With proven accuracy in an array of challenging conditions, the dependable and versatile nature of PureSAT® technology has resulted in a gold standard designation for patient assessment. Nonin's First-Breath capnography technology with waveform display is also rapidly being adopted as a standard of care for respiratory assessment in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) market. All of Nonin's innovative monitoring solutions are designed for easy integration into any medical environment with clinically-relevant benefits such as: compact portability, simple operation, highly durable construction and low power consumption.
About Nonin Medical, Inc. - www.nonin.com
Minneapolis-based Nonin Medical, Inc. is a privately owned company specializing in the design and manufacturing of noninvasive physiological monitoring solutions. Nonin Medical distributes its products to health professionals in more than 125 countries and has over 100+ OEM partners worldwide. With over 20 years of industry-leading capabilities in signal processing and sensor design expertise, Nonin Medical's innovative noninvasive physiological technologies enable clinicians to accurately monitor a patient's true condition in the most challenging environments.
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