Premier Hospitals now provide Respiratory Motion’s ExSpiron™ Respiratory Monitor to improve patient safety
Waltham, MA – September 18, 2018 – Respiratory Motion, Inc. is announcing the award of a group purchasing agreement as a Breakthrough Technology with Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company. Premier unites an alliance of approximately 4,000 U.S. hospitals and 165,000 other providers who will now have direct access to Respiratory Motion’s ExSpiron™ , the first and only Minute Ventilation Monitor for all patients. The new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier. In response to increasing pressure to improve the safety of patients, especially those requiring opioids, hospitals have sought solutions to meet this growing need. Deemed by Premier to be a significant advancement in monitoring patients’ breathing, the ExSpiron™ was approved through Premier’s Technology Breakthroughs program to give members immediate access to this technology without waiting for the next contracted supplier competitive bidding cycle.