Co-Vents receives 501(c)3 designation from the IRS in 11 days, begins returning “retired” ventilators to service for COVID-19 patients.

On April 14, Co-Vents received their 501(c)3 not-for-profit designation from the IRS just 11 days after forming the company. Co-Vents has acquired the first tranche of ventilators that are being refurbished for COVID-19 patients. CARLSBAD, Calif., April 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Co-Vents team of ventilator and pulmonary experts have received expedited approval from the IRS for their 501(c)3 not-for-profit …

Better way to field ventilators fast: Refurbish old machines

By Lee Teschler | April 13, 2020 » Read full article here A shortage of respiratory ventilators in the COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to numerous well-meaning ventures that include assembly lines converted from autos to ventilators and a DIY ventilator open-source home-project craze. But neither of these approaches are likely to do much for getting ventilators fielded fast enough …

Could old ventilators be a secret weapon against COVID-19?

APRIL 10, 2020 BY NANCY CROTTI https://www.medicaldesignandoutsourcing.com/could-old-ventilators-be-a-secret-weapon-against-covid-19/ A pair of medtech industry veterans has formed a not-for-profit corporation to obtain and repair used ventilators for patients fighting COVID-19. Co-Vents has six FDA-approved and ISO-certified ventilator service centers lined up to do the work in New Jersey, Tennessee, California, Illinois and Georgia, according to co-founder Michael Raymer. The organization is seeking …

Experts join forces to fill the urgent need for ventilators for COVID-19 Patients

Co-Vents has assembled a best in class ventilator and pulmonary team of experts to augment the supply of ventilators to fight COVID-19. Boston Consulting Group (BCG) estimates that there are 20,000 ventilators that could quickly be returned to service. Co-Vents is depending upon public and private grants for this life saving mission. CARLSBAD, Calif., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In response …

Co-Vents Interviewed by ABC

Michael Raymer, Co-Founder at Co-Vents, was interviewed by The Denver Channel (ABC 7) at the Catalyst HTI building in Denver, CO on April 8, 2020. You can view the article at The Denver Channel by clicking here. View the video below: