Spartan Medical donates 700 medical-grade survival blankets and other medical supplies to the people of Ukraine

“Send blankets…or we’ll freeze to death” was Kyiv Major Vitali Klitschko scathing assessment of next winter

ROCKVILLE, Md.🇧🇷 November 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Spartan Medical Inc., a veterans-owned medical solutions company, announced today that it has donated 700 survival bandages for sirens and additional medical supplies to help Ukrainian civilians weather the bitterly cold months ahead.

As Ukrainian forces stopped and opposed the Russian military invasion, Russia expanded its military strategy to attack critical infrastructure and dismantle the life support systems of Ukrainian cities, such as water, sewage and electricity.

The daily average maximum temperature in Kyiv during the winter months it is just above zero. Consequently, it is critical that medical facilities and first responders be able to maintain the core body temperature of at-risk populations under these conditions. Siren Survival Wraps are derived from a proprietary post-surgery normothermia system. With the help of these wraps, physicians and first responders will have the necessary medical-grade tools to reduce the risk of life-threatening hypothermia.

“Spartan Medical has the technologies and expertise to help the Ukrainian people and we are determined to make a difference,” he said. Vince Proffitt, Founder and President of Spartan Medical. “These siren survival wraps will directly help Ukrainians withstand the coming harsh winter.”

Spartan Medical and Proffitt Brothers Foundationthe charitable arm of Spartan Medical Inc., is working with the James Hollister Wellness Foundation based in rockville, maryland to deliver these supplies to Ukraine🇧🇷 The James Hollister Wellness Foundation provides life-saving medicines and medical supplies to low-income and displaced individuals around the world.

“We have been providing medicine and medical supplies to Ukraine for months, but the coming winter has drastically changed the orders we are receiving”, explained Matthew Hollister, President and CEO of the James Hollister Wellness Foundation. “For Ukrainian soldiers fighting for their home country, it has always been a life and death situation. But now, for Ukrainian civilians, it is a life and death situation just to fight the weather. Spartan Medical Inc. supplies do not could have come at a better time to save the lives of those most affected by the attacks on from ukraine the infrastructure.”

In addition to Siren Survival Wraps, Spartan will also supply over 100,000 individual medical supplies, including the recently launched SURE Fire single-use retractor, a prepackaged, sterile, ready-to-surgery system ideal for the demanding medical conditions in Ukraine (designed for the flexibility needed in austere environments and frontline operations).

“Due to our medical and clinical expertise and our ability to manage complex logistics, today we help the James Hollister Wellness Foundation get these products to where they are most needed,” adds Proffitt.

About Sparta Medical:

Spartan Medical is a veteran owned and operated government contractor for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the US Department of Defense (DoD) and other local, state and federal agencies. We provide some of the most advanced medical technologies and biologics, licensed medical staff and the best experience in operations management for our customers both domestically and abroad. Our executive team has held leadership roles in both the public and private sectors and our core strength is solving complex problems through creative thinking, innovative solutions and highly skilled flexible teams. Spartan Medical maintains its position at the forefront of providing medical facilities with best-in-class solutions that improve patient care and outcomes, especially for America’s military and veterans communities.

About the James Hollister Wellness Foundation:

The James Hollister Wellness Foundation is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to prevent excess inventory in hospitals, pharmacies and nursing care networks from being needlessly wasted. Founded in 2015 to honor the memory of our co-founder’s late father, the medicines and medical devices collected by James Hollister Wellness are sent to low-income citizens in developing countries who do not have easy access to healthcare. Our non-profit organization works with charitable groups, faith groups and service organizations operating in countries, providing them with the medicines they need to carry out their service work so that they can personally work with low-income individuals and meet their needs. of health. 🇧🇷

Media contact:
Nick Goebel
Director of Public Affairs and Government Affairs, Spartan Medical
[email protected]

SOURCE Spartan Medical Inc.

Spartan Medical donates 700 medical-grade survival blankets and other medical supplies to the people of Ukraine

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