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Universal Gurney Scale Named 2022 EMS World Innovation Awards Winner

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Universal Gurney Scale Named 2022 EMS World Innovation Awards Winner

November 15
21:54 2022
Hinckley Medical creates first-of-its-kind patient scale for EMS professionals to use in the field, reducing patient door-to-needle time, winning the 2022 Innovation of the Year award at the EMS World Expo.

ORLANDO, FL – Hinckley Medical’s OneWeight TM Universal Gurney Scale was selected as a 2022 EMS World Expo Innovation Winner at the largest Emergency MedicalServices (EMS) event in the world.

OneWeight seamlessly attaches to the face of any existing ambulance gurney and uses thesimplicity of a common scale to measure accurate patient weights in the field. When pairing theOneWeight system and the OneDose application together, patient weights automatically uploadto the application, and calculate the correct dose for EMS professionals to administer to thepatient. This product reduces critical door to needle time and increases dosing accuracy byusing actual body weight, instead of the current system, estimation.

Approximately 1 in 5 EMS-related medication errors result in patient harm. For example,prehospital dosing errors affect about 56,000 US children annually.

Hinckley Medical’s OneWeight system allows for more efficient, accurate, and reliableprehospital care in various situations. Some other cases in which the OneWeight/OneDoseproduct can be used include:

– Hospital notification

– Patient transfer

– Dialysis

The Minnesota-based company launched in 2020, during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic,when Founder and CEO, Tristen Hazlett, Co-founder and CTO Colton Hazlett, and Co-founderand COO Michael Elsbernd saw a discrepancy in patient care, and a need for new medicaltechnology. After two years, they bring the OneWeight system to market in 2022.

Hinckley Medical dedicates their work to innovate in an imperative industry by working directlywith EMS providers, a clinical advisory board with sitting EMS leaders from across the Midwest,and a Chief Medical Officer who provides medical direction for ambulance services in Omaha,NE.

To follow their journey and to learn more, follow Hinckley Medical on LinkedIn, Facebook.Or,check out their website

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Company Name: Hinckley Medical
Contact Person: Michael Elsbernd
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Phone: 4022070220
State: MN
Country: United States