Every year,JEMS showcases recently released products designed to help EMS providers do their jobs more efficiently and safely. This March, theJEMS product review team spent two days combing the exhibit hall at the 24th annual EMS Today Conference & Exposition in Baltimore. The team of seasoned field providers, educators and EMS procurement specialists met with 227 exhibitors, reviewing products recently introduced to our industry and asking about product design, rationale, function and practical application for prehospital medicine. These are the team's picks for the hottest new products unveiled within the previous six months.
Get Smarter Û & Find Your Fleet
It's 22:00; do you know where all of your vehicles are? Smart Technology Inc. offers the Fleet Management System, an Internet-based, user-friendly interface that allows fleet managers to know, in real time, vehicle location, activity, lights and siren status, scene time and response time. Daily activity reports can show hours driven, stops and stop duration. The company also has a 24-hour help desk.
For more information, call 845/339-4083 or visitwww.smarttechnologyinc.com.
Fran Hildwine, BS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P, is a paramedic lieutenant with Crozer Chester Medical Center in Delaware County, Pa. He's an adjunct faculty member at Delaware County Community College with more than 18 years' EMS experience. Fran is currently pursuing his MBA at Widener University. Contact him firstname.lastname@example.org.