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03/16/2015

Bluetooth® Wireless Connectivity Now Available Between Welch Allyn® Vital Signs Monitors and Health o meter® Professional Scales

A new Bluetooth® wireless connectivity solution is now available for select Welch Allyn vital signs monitors to interface with Health o meter® Professional digital scales. Expanding on existing connectivity solutions with Welch Allyn, this new wireless solution utilizes Bluetooth technology to transmit weight, height, and Body Mass Index (BMI) data from the scale to the vital signs monitor.

01/28/2015

Health o meter Professional Scales Exhibits at Arab Health

The Health o meter® Professional Scales Sales Team is working hard at the Arab Health exhibition in Dubai, UAE. Visitors to the booth learn about our product lines, innovative connectivity solutions, and the multiple benefits of our scales. @Arabhealth ‪#‎arabhealth

07/09/2014

Health o meter® Professional Scales Celebrates Employee Appreciation Day

Pelstar LLC, manufacturer of Health o meter® Professional scales, celebrated Employee Appreciation Day on July 9th with a picnic lunch along with organized sports and arts activities. The company provided a full catered lunch including burgers, hot dogs, salads and an old fashioned ice cream cart. Lunch was followed by a bags tournament, softball game and a variety of other sports. Employees could also enjoy arts and crafts by painting their own picture frame. President and CEO, Dan Maeir, said “Our employees are the backbone of this company and the reason for our success.

06/19/2014

Pelstar LLC/Health o meter® Professional Scales Achieves ISO 13485 Compliance for 7th Consecutive Year

Pelstar LLC, manufacturer of Health o meter® Professional Scales once again met compliance requirements for ISO 13485:2003 certification. This is the 7th consecutive year the company has been in compliance with ISO standards since its inaugural ISO 13485:2003 certification in 2007. This makes Pelstar LLC/Health o meter Professional Scales the first and longest standing professional scale company with ISO 13485 certification.

04/24/2014

Health o meter® Professional Scales Awarded Patient Scales Category Agreement with Premier, Inc.

Health o meter® Professional Scales announced a new group purchasing agreement with Premier, Inc. for the Patient Scales category.  The agreement allows Premier members to continue to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for patient scales.

Health o meter® Professional Vice President of Sales and Marketing Ken Harris stated, “We are very pleased to be awarded another supplier agreement with Premier. We are looking forward to continuing with and extending our successful programs with the Premier members.”

03/05/2014

Health o meter Professional Scales Introduces New Antimicrobial Scale

Health o meter Professional Scales announces the market's first and only professional scale with antimicrobial* surface technology. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that each year two million hospital patients contract a Healthcare Acquired Infection, costing the hospitals an estimated $45 billon annually and leading to 100,000 patient deaths.** Health o meter Professional Scales has developed the new 3001KL-AM Antimicrobial scale as a helpful tool in the fight against Healthcare Acquired Infections.

02/25/2014

Health o meter® Professional Scales Now a Contracted Supplier with Amerinet GPO

Pelstar, LLC, manufacturer of Health o meter Professional scales, is now a contracted supplier with Amerinet, Inc., a leading national healthcare solutions organization. This new agreement gives Amerinet members the ability to purchase Health o meter Professional scales through the economic power and efficiency of a major group purchasing organization. Adding the comprehensive line of Health o meter Professional scales also helps support Amerinet's objective, which is to offer their members a competitive mix of products they desire for patient care.