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IDENTIFICATION AND SIGNIFICANTS OF THE NEED TO REDESIGN THE MEDICAL STRETCHER…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
8618
Program Year/Program:
1988 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
8618
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Ferno-washington Inc
70 Weil Wy Wilmington, OH 45177
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1988
Title: IDENTIFICATION AND SIGNIFICANTS OF THE NEED TO REDESIGN THE MEDICAL STRETCHER IN USE BY NATO FORCES WORLDWIDE
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,376.00
 

Abstract:

THE MEDICAL STRETCHER CURRENTLY USED BY NATO FORCES AROUND THE WORLD HAS BEEN IN USE SINCE WORLD WAR II. THE DESIGN OF THIS MEDICAL STRETCHER DOES NOT ALLOW MEDICAL CORPSMEN TO PERFORM A WIDE VARIETY OF MODERN MEDICAL TREATMENTS SUCH AS CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR), INTRATHORACIC DECOMPRESSION, ETC., IS SUSCEPTIBLE TO CHEMICAL UPTAKE AND IS DIFFICULT TO DECONTAMINATE WHEN EXPOSED TO CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS AND PATIENT DETRITUS. THE PURPOSE OF THE PROPOSED REDESIGN OF THE NATO MEDICAL STRETCHER IS TO STUDY THE FRAME DESIGN AND MATERIALS AND THE BED DESIGN AND MATERIALS FROM A STRENGTH, PATIENT SUPPORT, ADDITIONAL PATIENT TREATMENT TECHNIQUES AND DEVICES, DECONTAMINATION AND STORAGE STANDPOINT AND DEFINE A DESIGN TO MEET THE NEEDS OF NATO MEDICAL PERSONNEL INTO THE 21ST CENTURY.

Principal Investigator:

Pamela d allgeyer
5133821451

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Ferno-washington Inc
70 Weil Wy Wilmington, OH 45177

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No