MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonin Medical, Inc.'s CEO, Gary Tschautscher received the highly regarded Industry Best Practices Award for CEO of 2007 for the North American Patient Monitoring Industry from Frost & Sullivan. Frost & Sullivan recognizes outstanding industry achievements in regional and global markets and the Awards are recognized worldwide by the media, the investment community and end-user markets. The global growth consulting company honored Tschautscher for his pioneering vision and strategic affiliations to bring Nonin's robust, portable and easy-to-use pulse oximetry technology to more people and applications worldwide.
"As a result of its strategic efforts in ongoing product innovation and support activities, Nonin has doubled its market share and achieved worldwide coverage, penetrating alternate care markets as well as leading the sleep diagnostic market," reported Frost and Sullivan. With well over 1 million oximeters sold worldwide, Nonin's oximeters have opened up a whole new direction in patient care in both acute care and alternate care markets. A number of Nonin's innovative "firsts" include the world's first self-contained fingertip oximeter, the first low power handheld oximeter and the first Bluetooth(R) Wireless Oximeter. Because of their accuracy, small size and portability,
Tschautscher and his management team have approached physiological monitoring with vigor, providing the most extensive line of pulse oximetry, capnography, software and sensors to both the human and veterinary markets. Tschautscher's boundless enthusiasm begins with his true care for the patient. "We are making a difference in how patients are cared for and that makes it all worthwhile. Our ultimate goal is to simplify patient monitoring and keep our focus on the future and how patient care is evolving."
About Nonin Medical, Inc. - http://www.nonin.com
Minneapolis-based Nonin Medical, Inc., a privately owned company specializing in the design and manufacture of physiological monitoring solutions, distributes its branded and 90+ OEM products to health and medical professionals in more than 125 countries. Since 1986, Nonin has developed a broad product line of pulse oximeters, capnographs, sensors, accessories and software for use by medical professionals. Its industry-leading capabilities in signal processing, sensor design and an innovative combination of features not available in competitive products are the foundation of its leadership in innovation.
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