Press Releases

Physio-Control Launches HeartSine samaritan PAD 360P Automated External Defibrillator in U.S.

Physio-Control announced today that the company’s HeartSine® samaritan® PAD 360P (SAM 360P) fully automatic external defibrillator (AED) is now available for sale in the United States, having received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Premarket Approval (PMA).

HeartSine, acquired by Physio-Control in 2015, is the first to receive approval for a new AED product under the FDA PMA regulatory process, …

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Stryker completes acquisition of Physio-Control International, Inc.

Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Physio-Control International, Inc. (Physio-Control).

Read the complete press release here.

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Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor Donates Defibrillator to Grandson’s School after Defying the Odds at Casino

A Louisiana man who survived a sudden cardiac arrest at Boomtown Casino donates an automated external defibrillator (AED) to St. Rosalie School with HeartSine’s Forward Hearts program

James Stein defied all odds at a local casino last October when he survived a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) that almost cost him his life.

Fortunately, luck …

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Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor Donates Defibrillator to Disabled Riders after Beating All Odds at Racing Track

Donation is part of Forward Hearts program which celebrates lives saved with HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators

Mr. Khoo Teng Guang of Singapore will donate a HeartSine® Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to a local nonprofit after beating the odds when he survived a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at the Singapore Turf Club.

The lifesaving AED to be donated …

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The Duke of Gloucester Tours HeartSine Technologies During Recent Visit to Northern Ireland

During his visit to Northern Ireland, His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester toured the HeartSine Technologies facility to learn more about the company and its highly regarded research, development and production activities.  The company recently came to the attention of HRH when it was acquired in September by leading emergency medical response company Physio-Control.

On arrival at HeartSine, The …

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Save of Retired Police Officer Recognized through Gift of HeartSine Defibrillator to the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #1 in Wilmington, Delaware

To honor the recent save of a retired police officer with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), HeartSine Technologies has gifted a lifesaving samaritan® PAD 350P (SAM 350P) to the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #1 Delaware.

The Fraternal Order of Police is the world’s largest organization of sworn law enforcement officers, with more than 325,000 members in more than 2,100 …

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Rockville Sail & Power Squadron Receives AED

The Rockville Sail & Power Squadron, a unit of the United States Power Squadrons® (USPS), is the recipient of a HeartSine samaritan® PAD (SAM 350) Automated External Defibrillator (AED) donated by HeartSine Technologies.

As an USPS squadron that has established and committed to set up a First Aid Support Team (FAST) program, the Rockville Sail & Power Squadron was …

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SEPTA Equips Philadelphia Train Stations with HeartSine AEDs for Papal Visit

In preparation for the upcoming Papal visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia, PA on September 26-27, 2015, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) will equip several of its train stations with lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® PAD 350P (SAM 350P) Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs), ensuring that the tens of thousands of event goers are protected in the event of a cardiac emergency.

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Physio-Control to Acquire HeartSine®

Leading AED Manufacturers Unite to Offer Broad Range of Lifesaving Public Access Defibrillation Products

Physio-Control has reached an agreement with HeartSine Technologies to acquire the Northern Ireland-based automated external defibrillator (AED) manufacturer, the companies announced today. The two privately held companies recently completed due diligence. Financial details of the transaction are not being released. The combination creates one …

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HeartSine Sponsors First Northern Ireland First Responder Group Located in the South of the Province

HeartSine® Technologies is pleased to be the official sponsor of the Crossmaglen First Responders, Northern Ireland’s first community first responder group in the south of the province and the sixth in Northern Ireland, which will provide emergency services care in and around Crossmaglen and South Armagh area.

Crossmaglen First Responders include 15 registered volunteers who have been certified in basic …

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