The NIO is a simple, automatic, intraosseous device which provides safe, quick and easy vascular access in emergency situations...
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2014
WaisMed Ltd., one of the prime portfolio companies of the PerSys Medical Group, has received FDA approval and a CE mark for the NIO, a new intraosseous medical device for adults. The NIO is a simple, automatic, intraosseous device which provides safe, quick and easy vascular access in emergency situations, when vascular access is needed for fluid and drug administration. The NIO is designed to be easily injected into the tibia or humerus in all clinical and emergency settings. It is user-friendly and pocket-sized, includes double safety features, and doesn't require any external power source, allowing for vascular access in a manner of seconds. The NIO is a disposable single use device with a five year shelf life. Roee Madai, the CEO of WaisMed Ltd. says, "We are extremely proud and happy to bring this product to market; this is yet another achievement in the long tradition of Persys Medical, setting standards and ultimately saving lives."
WaisMed Ltd. has 20 years of experience in successfully designing, manufacturing and distributing intraosseous devices, including the Bone Injection Gun (B.I.G.), which is the world's first automatic intraosseous infusion device and is sold in over 40 countries worldwide. WaisMed Ltd. holds a leading position in IO technology and is in the process of expanding its global presence and product line for applications beyond the scope of Emergency Medicine. For more information on WaisMed Ltd., please visit: http://www.waismed.com
PerSys Medical Group specializes in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of lifesaving medical devices and is led and owned by the Texas based corporation PerSys Medical. The group of companies includes WaisMed Ltd., First Care Products Ltd., and Blizzard Protection Systems Ltd. PerSys Medical's portfolio has a variety of emergency medical products for the military, EMS, law enforcement, disaster preparedness, search and rescue, pre-hospital and in-hospital treatment. PerSys Medical operates worldwide with offices in the US, UK, Israel, Singapore, China and Uruguay. For more information on PerSys Medical, please visit: http://www.ps-med.com