For Immediate Release
For Immediate Release
Corporate contact: Judi Boc
TIFFIN, OHIO– January 24, 2023. Concordance Healthcare Solutions LLC, one of the largest, independent, healthcare distributors in the U.S., today announced a partnership with CorVent Medical, Inc., creators of the U.S.-made RESPOND™ Ventilator.
CorVent has developed a simple, yet sophisticated, RESPOND ventilation platform to meet the majority of the global patient needs. Authorized by the FDA under an EUA, the RESPOND Ventilator is designed and manufactured in the U.S. and delivers a compact, 12-pound (5 kg) ventilator to accommodate both clinical and stockpile needs, allowing for rapid and easy deployment. The RESPOND ventilator platform has been tested to the ICU primary ventilation standard (IEC 60601-2-12) and has been intentionally designed to guarantee maintenance-free quality and reliability with unmatched shelf-life stability for an extended lifecycle and a low total cost of ownership.
“We are delighted to partner with CorVent to bring an affordable, U.S.-made ventilator to the market. We are always looking at new ways to support our mission of Positively Impacting Lives™ including patients and staff. The RESPOND intuitive training platform supports our purpose by allowing for an entire staff to be trained in under an hour,” said Lisa Hohman, Concordance CEO.
“We are excited to partner with Concordance and align with their reach throughout the U.S. to assist us in providing a Ventilatory solution to save lives. The combination of their reach and relationships will greatly enhance our ability to assist the providers, clinicians and caregivers in providing Respiratory care with a great outcome and a lower total cost of ownership, domestically sourced,” said Richard S Walsh, CorVent Medical CEO.
About Concordance Healthcare Solutions
Concordance Healthcare Solutions, an independent healthcare distributor, headquartered in Tiffin, Ohio, is built on over 175 years of combined industry experience through the merger of three of the nation’s premier healthcare distributors. Concordance spans the U.S. market with twenty distribution centers licensed in forty-eight states. Concordance delivers dynamic, dependable service to the entire care continuum including acute care, community health, government, home care, hospice, laboratory, long term care, primary care and surgery centers. Concordance has experts dedicated to emergency preparedness, 3PL and reverse logistics, in addition to offering comprehensive support for equipment, remodeling and construction project needs. To learn more, please visit www.concordancehealthcare.com.
About CorVent Medical, Inc.
CorVent Medical, a privately held medical device startup, is committed to developing versatile, lifesaving ventilators for critical care. The company’s first product, the RESPOND™ Ventilator, provides ICU-quality respiratory support that expands ventilation capacity with reliable and affordable deployment when you need it most. The streamlined system enables sophisticated ventilation that includes lifesaving, life sustaining and weaning capabilities with excellent infection control. The robust, lightweight system eliminates the need for costly service and maintenance plans and was designed and built in the USA. To learn more, please visit www.corventmedical.com.
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