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PRESS RELEASE: Pulsara Wins 2021 BIG Innovation Award

By Team Pulsara on Jan 12, 2021

BOZEMAN, Mont., Jan. 12, 2021Pulsara, the leading mobile telehealth and communication platform that connects healthcare teams across organizations, announced today that the company was named a 2021 Product Innovation of the Year Award Winner by Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Innovation Awards. Judged by prominent industry leaders and experts, the awards program recognizes the most innovative organizations and people transforming systems and industries across the globe.

Topics: Press Innovation Awards
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Pulsara Version 11.3: Increased Flexibility for EMS - Change Patient Destination

By Team Pulsara on Dec 16, 2020

BOZEMAN, Mont., Dec. 16, 2020 — Pulsara, the leading mobile telehealth and communication platform that connects healthcare teams across organizations, announced the release of app version 11.3. Full release notes are as follows. 
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The holidays are just around the corner, and we know you have been working hard to juggle unprecedented case loads. From the bottom of our hearts, thanks for all you do.

We’re excited to let you know that Pulsara 11.3 has been released. We’re introducing a few new features to make using Pulsara easier when EMS changes the patient destination or Pulsara mobile devices change hands.

This release includes these new features:
  • EMS can change the patient destination en route
  • The logged in account name appears on the PIN screen
  • Special characters can be entered into patient names
Topics: Press Release Notes
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PRESS RELEASE: Pulsara Named 2020 Winner in the BIG Award for Business

By Team Pulsara on Nov 10, 2020

BOZEMAN, Mont., Nov. 10, 2020Pulsara, the leading mobile telehealth and communication platform that connects healthcare teams across organizations, announced today that the company has received the Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Award for Business and was named a 2020 Small Business Product of the Year Winner. First launched in 2012, the BIG Awards for Business awards program globally recognizes and rewards companies, products, and people that are leading their respective industries. With this award recognition, Pulsara stands alongside other leading-edge companies such as past winners AT&T, ADP, and UnitedHealthcare. 

Topics: Press Awards
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Video Interview: Australia’s Latrobe Regional Hospital & Ambulance Victoria

By Kinsie Clarkson on Nov 04, 2020

Earlier this year, in the weeks before COVID-19 changed life and healthcare as we know it, Latrobe Regional Hospital near Melbourne, Australia, was busy laying the groundwork for a new communication system between their hospital teams and Ambulance Victoria. Over the course of the next few months, Latrobe was able to implement Pulsara for treating patients across multiple departments, including stroke, mental health, pediatrics, trauma—and most pressingly, COVID-19. 

Topics: Stroke Press Communication Telemedicine Connected Teams COVID-19 Telehealth Customer Success Australia
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Innovative Pulsara PATIENT Solution Named 2020 EMS World Innovation Awards Winner

By Team Pulsara on Oct 28, 2020

BOZEMAN, Mont., Oct. 28, 2020Pulsara, the leading mobile telehealth and communication platform that connects healthcare teams across organizations, announced today that the company’s product Pulsara PATIENT has been honored as a 2020 EMS World Innovation Awards Winner. As one of the most prominent voices in the prehospital emergency medical services community, EMS World employs the Innovation Awards program to recognize the industry’s most groundbreaking products of the year. 

Topics: Press Innovation Awards Pulsara PATIENT
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PRESS RELEASE: St. Dominic’s Among First to Integrate Two Stroke Technologies for Faster Treatment

By Team Pulsara on Sep 30, 2020

JACKSON, Miss., Sept. 30, 2020 — Healthcare entities across the state have experienced declines in patient numbers during the COVID-19 pandemic, with many patients delaying or avoiding life-saving treatment for serious conditions such as stroke or heart attack over fears of the virus.

Topics: Stroke Press Customer Success
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Australia’s Latrobe Regional Hospital Improves Door-to-CT Times by 68% with Pulsara (Case Study)

By Kinsie Clarkson on Sep 28, 2020

For Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) near Melbourne, Australia, streamlining communication has been a major area of focus, both to improve patient care and to strengthen collaboration across its healthcare system. Up until the beginning of 2020, they used a combination of phone calls and pagers to interface among Emergency Services, ED, and hospital staff—resulting in inefficiencies and challenging communication for caregivers.

Topics: Stroke Press Communication Connected Teams COVID-19 Telehealth Customer Success Australia
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St. Bernards Medical Center Improves STEMI Care Coordination (Case Study)

By Kinsie Clarkson on Sep 09, 2020

With state-of-the-art facilities and well-trained caregivers, St. Bernards’ cardiac teams were already achieving door-to-balloon (DTB) times well within the recommended guidelines for STEMI response. But that didn’t stop them from looking for ways to get even better.

“We have a lean process for STEMI response, but we needed a way to see the bigger picture for identifying areas we could improve,” said Lindsey Stacy, the hospital’s STEMI coordinator.

Topics: STEMI Press Communication Connected Teams Systems of Care Customer Success
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PRESS RELEASE: Pulsara Named 2020 EMS World Innovation Awards Finalist

By Team Pulsara on Sep 04, 2020

BOZEMAN, Mont., Sept. 4, 2020Pulsara, the leading telehealth and communication platform that connects teams across organizations, announced today that the company’s product Pulsara PATIENT has been honored as a 2020 EMS World Innovation Awards Finalist. As one of the most prominent voices in the prehospital emergency medical services community, EMS World employs the Innovation Awards program to recognize the industry’s most groundbreaking products of the year.

Topics: Press Innovation Awards
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PRESS RELEASE: Pulsara Receives 2020 HealthTechZone Telehealth Award

By Team Pulsara on Aug 12, 2020

Telehealth Communication Platform Honored for Improving Healthcare Delivery

BOZEMAN, Mont., Aug. 12, 2020 Pulsara, the leading telehealth and communication platform that connects teams across organizations, announced today that the company has received a 2020 Telehealth Award from HealthTechZone.com, a leading healthcare technology news source. The award recognizes companies innovating and improving health delivery and management towards exceptional customer experiences. 

Topics: Press Awards Telehealth
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PRESS RELEASE: Pulsara Granted AHA Get With the Guidelines® Compatible Vendor Status

By Team Pulsara on Jul 31, 2020

BOZEMAN, Mont., July 31, 2020 — Pulsara, the leading telehealth and communication platform that connects teams across organizations, announced today that the company has been named a compatible vendor within the American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines® program. This premier AHA program assists hospitals in measuring and improving cardiovascular disease and stroke care through research-based methods, encouraging the latest scientific treatment guidelines and best practices. Officially, Pulsara is an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association compatible vendor for Get With The Guidelines® inpatient suite of programs, with program emphasis in coronary artery disease, resuscitation, and stroke.

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Pulsara Version 10.14: Improved Pulsara Calling and More (Release Notes)

By Team Pulsara on Jun 30, 2020

June 30, 2020 - Bozeman, Montana - Pulsara recently announced the release of app version 10.14. Full release notes are as follows.

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Hello!

Summer is so close, we can almost feel the heat.  Well, maybe not in Montana, we had snow over Memorial Day weekend!

With a surge in patients needing special care these last few months, we are here to help your care team navigate uncharted waters and do your job with technology that makes a difference.

Pulsara version 10.14 includes enhancements to privately communicate about patient care, and also gives providers flexibility to start voice and video conversations for better patient outcomes.

  • Pulsara Calls will now begin as audio-only, and video can be added on demand
  • Audio calls will begin using the internal phone earpiece
  • We’ve doubled the audio clip limit to two minutes
  • Android folks can schedule their on/off call times easier
  • Better reliability of video calls on Android during poor network connectivity 
Topics: Press Release Notes
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PRESS RELEASE: Telehealth and Communication Company Pulsara Launches Free Funding Resource to Help Emergency Management, Hospitals, and EMS Find and Secure COVID-19 Funding

By Team Pulsara on Jun 18, 2020

By utilizing a free funding resource, healthcare and public safety organizations can more quickly and easily meet their recovery and preparation goals.

Topics: Press Telemedicine COVID-19 Telehealth
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Longview Regional Medical Center Achieves Record STEMI Treatment Times (Case Study)

By Kinsie Clarkson on Jun 12, 2020

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) has long had a well-designed and fully functioning process for identifying and rapidly treating STEMI patients. The hospital was meeting its goal of keeping door-to-reperfusion times under 60 minutes; as a result, patient outcomes were generally very good. Despite their satisfactory performance, the teams at LRMC believed they could reduce their treatment times even further to improve patient outcomes.

Topics: STEMI Press Communication Connected Teams Systems of Care Customer Success
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PRESS RELEASE: Missouri’s Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center First in State to Embrace Leading Edge Telehealth and Communication Platform, Pulsara

By Team Pulsara on Jun 08, 2020

How one rural hospital is leading the charge to leverage innovative mobile technology for improved care team communication and collaboration.

Topics: Press Connected Teams
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Profile of a Founder: The Tech Tribune's Q&A With Dr. James Woodson

By Kinsie Clarkson on Jun 01, 2020

This week, The Tech Tribune released an exclusive Q&A with Pulsara's Founder and CEO, Dr. James Woodson. Pulsara has been featured in The Tech Tribune's 2018 Best Tech Startups in Montana, 2019 Best Tech Startups in Bozeman, 2019 Best Tech Startups in Montana, 2020 Best Tech Startups in Bozeman, and 2020 Best Tech Startups in Montana. Check out the full interview here. 

Topics: Leadership Press
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PRESS RELEASE: CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center - Longview Achieves 59% Decrease in Door-to-Needle Time with Innovative Telemedicine Platform, Pulsara

By Team Pulsara on May 27, 2020

By replacing pagers and phone calls with mobile-first technology across the entire patient care team, a hospital achieves better patient outcomes and care team collaboration.

Topics: Stroke Press Connected Teams
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Pulsara Makes The Tech Tribune's List of 2020 Best Tech Startups in Bozeman, MT

By Team Pulsara on May 18, 2020

Pulsara is pleased to announce that the company has been selected as one of The Tech Tribune's 2020 Best Tech Startups in Bozeman, Montana! The Tech Tribune partners with Crunchbase to spotlight the Best Tech Startups across the US, and "delivers the latest technology news, in-depth technology articles, exclusive interviews with entrepreneurs, and insights on the hottest technology startups all over the world." According to the The Tech Tribune, winners were chosen based on a number of factors and qualifications:

Topics: Press Awards
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Pulsara Version 10.13: Improved Team Messaging and More (Release Notes)

By Team Pulsara on May 07, 2020

May 7, 2020 - Bozeman, Montana - Pulsara recently announced the release of app version 10.13. Full release notes are as follows.

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Hello!

We hope you’re staying safe and healthy in these crazy times. As a reminder, if your teams need any help managing COVID-19 patients and resources, please reach out to us and we’d be glad to walk you through how other health systems are using Pulsara for the pandemic.

We’re reaching out to let you know about a new mobile release coming your way! Pulsara version 10.13 features a number of enhancements to make your team communication experience even better. These include:

  • Team messaging enhancements
  • Alerting improvements for our Android friends
  • Receiving hospitals can now convert consults into transfers
  • Our iOS users can block caller ID when calling patient contacts (already existed for Android)
Topics: Press Release Notes
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PRESS RELEASE: Pulsara Wins 2020 Excellence in Customer Service Award

By Team Pulsara on Apr 20, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 20, 2020

Bozeman, Mont — Pulsara today announced the company has been named a winner in the 2020 Excellence in Customer Service Award presented by Business Intelligence Group. 

Pulsara’s platform seamlessly coordinates communication between healthcare teams in the field (EMTs and paramedics) and between hospital staff (RNs, MDs, Techs, etc.) to improve the times and outcomes for critical care patients. Pulsara’s purpose is to improve the lives of patients and caregivers through innovative communication and award-winning customer service.

“Year after year the role of customer service plays a more important role in all of our lives,” said Maria Jimenez, chief operating officer of the Business Intelligence Group. “We are thrilled to be honoring Pulsara as they are leading by example and making real progress on improving the daily lives of so many.”

Topics: Press Customer Support Innovation