HIGH-TECH EMS INNOVATION

Perhaps the most important high-tech EMS innovation to be used in Israel to date is the Nowforce smartphone application. The application is used by United Hatzalah to locate and dispatch the responders in closest proximity, and with the proper level of EMS training, to a medical emergency. The app has allowed United Hatzalah volunteer responders to cut their response time down from approximately 7–10 minutes to three minutes.

 

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