ZOLL Medical Corporation is a leading manufacturer of medical devices and software solutions that help improve patient outcomes and emergency response. The company is based in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, and was founded in 1980 by Dr. Paul M. Zoll, a renowned cardiac electrophysiologist.
ZOLL is best known for its products related to the treatment of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Its flagship product, the ZOLL AED Plus, is a popular automated external defibrillator used by businesses, schools, and public places to help save lives in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest. The company also produces a range of other defibrillators and accessories, as well as monitoring devices, CPR feedback devices, and data management software.
In addition to its products for SCA, ZOLL also offers solutions for critical care and emergency medical services. Its X Series monitor/defibrillator is a portable device that can be used in a variety of settings, from ambulances to intensive care units. The company’s RescueNet suite of software products helps emergency responders manage patient care and communications in the field.
ZOLL has been recognized for its innovation and leadership in the medical device industry. In 2012, the company was acquired by Asahi Kasei Group, a leading Japanese chemical company, in a deal worth $2.2 billion. Since then, ZOLL has continued to develop new products and expand its reach globally.
Zoll Medical Devices
1 – LifeVest®
LifeVest® is a wearable defibrillator designed to detect and treat potentially life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias. It is a type of medical device that can be prescribed by a healthcare provider to patients who are at risk for sudden cardiac arrest but are not yet candidates for an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) or who have a temporary risk of sudden cardiac arrest.
The LifeVest® is a vest-like device that is worn directly against the skin and contains electrodes that can monitor the heart’s rhythm. If the device detects a dangerous arrhythmia, it delivers a shock to restore the heart’s normal rhythm. The device is designed to provide protection for patients who have a high risk of sudden cardiac arrests, such as those who have recently experienced a heart attack, those with a low ejection fraction, or those who have been diagnosed with certain heart conditions.
2 – AED Plus®
AED Plus® is a type of automated external defibrillator (AED) that is designed to help save the lives of people experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. It is manufactured by ZOLL Medical Corporation, a leading medical technology company that specializes in developing advanced resuscitation devices.
The AED Plus® is known for its ease of use, reliability, and effectiveness in delivering life-saving treatment to patients in need. It features Real CPR Help®, a technology that provides real-time feedback on the quality of CPR being performed by the rescuer, helping to improve the likelihood of a successful outcome.
3 – Z Vent
Z Vent is a type of portable mechanical ventilator that is used to support the breathing of critically ill patients in a variety of settings, including hospitals, emergency rooms, and ambulances. It is manufactured by ZOLL Medical Corporation, a leading medical technology company that specializes in developing innovative respiratory and cardiac care products.
The Z Vent is known for its ease of use, portability, and versatility. It is designed to deliver precise and reliable mechanical ventilation to patients of all ages, from neonates to adults. The device features a range of advanced ventilation modes, including volume control, pressure control, and pressure support, that can be tailored to meet the specific needs of each patient.
Medical Devices List
- AED Plus®
- Z Vent