AED Superstore

AEDSuperstore.com is THE destination for CPR manikins and accessories–we’ve carried all the major brands for years. But did you know some of the best-known manufacturers make more than just CPR manikins? They do and the selection may surprise you. In the last few weeks we’ve rolled out the Laerdal line of specialty manikins, all at great prices and many with free shipping available, too. Our selection is huge, and it includes realistic manikins for training in trauma, advanced life support including ACLS, advanced airways and intubation, convalescent care, catheritazation….the list goes on and on! Keep checking back. We’re adding more all the …

Summer is a time of relaxation and fun in the sun! Whether you are relaxing and enjoying the beautiful weather we are having, or out playing sports, hiking, or boating, it is always a good idea to have a first aid kit handy. A first aid kit can be very helpful in any emergency. Our first aid kits can treat cuts, bruises, and anything from headaches to sunburn. AED Superstore has just about every kit imaginable! We have golf kits, pool kits, child kits, and many more. A first aid kit is one great item to add to your pool bag! …

Extra! Extra! Read All About It!! They’re here!!! You want ’em, we got ’em!!! Physio-Control has resumed shipping their latest AED, the LIFEPAK 1000. The most rugged AED Physio-Control has ever made is in stock and ready to ship today! Each unit comes with two sets of adult electrodes, and your choice of Graphic or ECG Displays, optional 3-lead monitoring kit, or add a set of pediatric electrodes. We’d like to thank all of our loyal Physio-Control customers for their patience. The wait is finally over! Order online or call and speak to one of our specialists at 800-544-0048. Get yours today!

They’ve finally arrived! It’s been a long time coming. A while ago we announced Physio-Control’s LIFEPAK AEDs were due to ship soon. We’re happy to report our supplies of LIFEPAK CR+ AEDs have arrived and we’ve started shipping today! We’d like to thank all of our loyal Physio-Control customers for waiting. And Physio-Control will thank you, too with an unbelievable product warranty. Where else can you buy a product of ANY kind with an 8-year factory warranty? You get one at no extra charge with every new LIFEPAK CR+. We’ve got semi-automatic (the “traditional” style) or the much sought-after fully-automatic models to choose from. Order online …

Cardiac Science has announced the release of a field corrective action addressing the AED resistor and AED relay issue that involves certain models manufactured between August 2003 and August 2009. The mandatory software upgrade for models 9390A and 9390E (Powerheart G3 Plus) is now available. Have your machine’s serial number ready, and you can download the file here. (edit: the resource is no longer available where we previously linked) The file is approximately 152 megabytes and will configure the already comprehensive self-test to check for the resistor issue. The upgrade is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Window 7 operating systems. Simply …

Physio-Control (a division of Medtronic, Inc) has announced they have resumed shipping their LIFEPAK line of AEDs. This means the LIFEPAK CR Plus and the LIFEPAK 1000 are now available for purchase. Call the AED Superstore at 800-544-0048 to speak with one of our knowledgable and friendly customer service representatives to place your order today!

While the government’s “Cash for Clunkers” program has ended, we’ve got a program of our own going on right here at the AED Superstore! Are you in possession of an older AED? Thinking about upgrading to a newer model? Wondering if there is an alternative to just trashing your old one? As it has been said, “there are always alternatives!” The AED Superstore has a trade-in program to help you upgrade your current AED to a brand new AED. We offer a generous trade-in allowance of $$$ off the price of a new AED purchased from the AED Superstore. Better yet, …

Would you, without hesitation, perform CPR on a family member? A recent Associated Press-Petside.com poll detemined “that 58% of pet owners would be at least somewhat likely to perform CPR on their pet in the event of a medical emergency.” An interesting concept, don’t you think? CPR on animals is basically the same as it is on humans, it’s just the difference in size and anatomy that matters. You would still give rescue breaths and perform “chest” compressions. Many CPR instructors have included Companion Pet Resuscitation in their repertoire for pet-owners or others who care for animals. The poll also …

Important Note:  If you have a Philips Heartstart OnSite, Home, or FRx AED that is still running the older AHA Guidelines, time is running out to get your AED upgraded to the newer AHA 2005 Guidelines for CPR. Philips Healthcare will stop accepting upgrade orders for OnSite, Home, and FRx AEDs on 12/31/2009. Make sure to submit your upgrade order before this date! Philips will send an upgraded AED first and then you will send back your old AED.  This will allow you to keep the defibrillator in service at all times. Follow this link to download your upgrade forms (PDFor …

The AED Superstore is proud to announce the Grand Opening of our newest endeavor, the AED Outlet! Looking for a great price on a previously-owned AED? How about a great deal on an “open-box return”? Well, look no further! We’ve got ’em and you can get in on the bargain rush at the AED Outlet! All our pre-owned AEDs undergo a complete, in-depth inspection, making sure there are no current corrective actions outstanding on the unit, and that it passes its operational self-test. We will also include an unprecedented 3-year warranty on each pre-owned AED sold. What is an AED Outlet “Open …

Welch-Allyn and the AED Superstore announce an exclusive AED 10 promotion valid for purchases from now until June 30, 2009. Buy a Welch-Allyn AED 10 from the AED Superstore and choose from one of three free Welch-Allyn diagnostic devices! Order a Welch-Allyn AED 10 online or by phone from the AED Superstore, and receive a certificate valid for a Welch Allyn SureTemp® Plus 690 Electronic Thermometer (model #01690-200), a Welch Allyn DS58 Tycos® Classic Hand Aneroid w/2-piece Adult Cuff and Nylon Case (Model #DS58-11), or a Welch Allyn Harvey™ Elite® Stethoscope, Black (Model #5079-125). The choice is yours! You say …

If your Philips Heartstart OnSite or Heartstart FRx AED is currently using the AHA pre-2005 Guidelines, here is one last chance to get your device upgraded to the current AHA 2005 Guidelines.  Philips Healthcare has extended the window for getting your OnSite or FRx upgraded, but you must submit the Upgrade Request form to Philips by December 31, 2008.  After that date you will no longer be able to get your device upgraded. You can download the form in either .PDF or Excel format.  The cost is $280.00 per AED.  If you have any questions or concerns, please give us a call …

Of $9 million appropriated by the Texas legislature to reimburse State public and private schools for purchases of automated external defibrillators (AEDs), $3.5 million remains unclaimed. Texas schools are still eligible to make an AED purchase under the reimbursement program until the November 14, 2008 deadline. AEDs are portable defibrillators used by lay people with CPR training to resuscitate victims of cardiac arrest and have been deployed on thousands of school campuses nationwide. Texas Senate Bill 7 mandates at least one AED per school campus. Reimbursements are facilitated by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Sources at TEA verified the funding …

ZOLL Medical Corporation, makers of the ZOLL AED Plus and AED Pro, has announced that they have received notification of Airworthiness Release (AWR) from the US Army’s Research, Development, and Engineering Command for the ZOLL AED Pro.  This certification states that the AED Pro complies with the US Defense Department’s criteria for medical devices and can now be used aboard MEDEVAC helicopters. The ZOLL AED Pro has undergone extensive testing by the US Army’s Aeromedical Research Laboratory.  That testing included electromagnetic interference and compatibility, environmental and human factors testing in the laboratory, and also included in-flight assessments by engineers and …

The first AED we know of deployed into space is the Physio-Control LifePak 1000. The news was released today. Prior space missions used fully manual monitor/defibrillators. While we definitely expect extra electrode pads and batteries won’t be needed, we hope they got packed anyway. Outer space is beyond our delivery range.” We really like the post about it at MedGadget, too!

It’s finally here and in stock! We reviewed the ZOLL PocketCPR device in a previous post in this blog which you can read here. It’s a pocket-sized CPR coach that goes one step further than other similar products…it provides feedback to help rescuers perform chest compressions properly during a resuscitation emergency. It’s a great addition to a first aid kit, emergency oxygen kit, or just to have around wherever a potential emergency may occur. For those who are unsure of or uncomfortable with their CPR skills, the PocketCPR is an invaluable tool! Order online or call a friendly AED Superstore …

ZOLL Medical Corporation, makers of the ZOLL AED Plus and AED Pro, also offers the ZOLL AED Plus Trainer2. This trainer has pre-programmed scenarios with manual capabilities and remote controls.  The new Trainer2  has a wireless remote allowing for more mobility and flexibility for the instructor. The Trainer 2 comes with four different rescue scenarios.  With the wireless remote the instructor can control multiple AED Plus Trainer2s.  The unit is powered by 4 “D”cell batteries (included), which provides up to 100 hours of training.  No AC adapter to anchor the unit down.  The remote uses 2 “AA” batteries (included). The ZOLL AED …