VINCI CONSTRUCTION CHOOSES EMED FOR AIR & GROUND AMBULANCE SERVICES
Kingston,Jamaica- April 6, 2015
EMED Jamaica Global Ltd.(EMED), announced that it has signed a multi year agreement with Vinci Construction Grand Projets the world largest construction company by revenue listed at Euronext’s Paris Stock exchange and is a member of the CAC 40 Index.
“Under this agreement VInci employees and contractors will have prompt access to EMED ground ambulance, air ambulance, and medical assistance services that allows them direct access to local and international healthcare facilities.” said Duane Boise EMED’s CEO and President. “Vinci was specifically impressed with EMED’s technology solutions that offer their employee base an EMED personal health record system allowing for continuity of care in an emergency event.” said Bipin Thomas EMED’s Director of Product Development.
EMED, having an agreement with Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE : THC), one of the largest healthcare networks in South Florida, with facilities conveniently located in communities throughout Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, will allow quick access to their facilities. Tenet Florida’s commitment to being the industry leader in quality healthcare delivery is reflected in the more than 250 prestigious industry awards its hospitals have received from some of the leading healthcare quality rating agencies in the U.S. As a network, Tenet Florida’s hospitals offer world-class healthcare and specialized centers of excellence in the areas of major trauma, bariatric surgery, cardiovascular medicine, orthopedics, neonatal care level III (the highest certification), obstetrics, oncology, comprehensive and primary stroke facilities, pediatric cardiology and neurosurgery and a gamma knife centre. For more information contact www.tenethealth.com.
VINCI is a French concessions and construction company founded in 1899 as Société Générale d’Enterprises. It employs over 179,000 people and is the largest construction company in the world by revenue.Vinci is listed at Euronext’s Paris stock exchange and is a member of the CAC 40 index. Its head office is in Rueil-Malmaison. Through out the world, VINCI Construction Grands Projets designs and builds major civil engineering structures (tunnels, bridges, dams, liquefied natural gas storage tanks, road and rail infrastructure) and buildings (skyscrapers, shopping centers, hotels, major industrial facilities, nuclear power plants, etc.). As a complement to the company’s high level of expertise, its consummate engineering skills, and expert project management abilities, VINCI Construction Grands Projets practices a policy of involvement at the local level wherever it operates, partnering with local firms and companies, enabling it to deploy wide-ranging yet modular solutions. These solutions, including technical assistance, turnkey projects, and maintenance programs, respond to the many different needs of a broad range of private- and publicsector clients.
For more information contact http://www.vinci.com/vinci.nsf/en/index.htm
EMED is a Jamaican-based company that facilitates access to affordable healthcare solutions through out the Caribbean, Central and South America. It provides air ambulance evacuation, ground ambulance services and healthcare services, healthcare technology solutions, employer/employee benefit plans, medical marketing and promotional activities, continuity of care, and case management services as part of the end-to-end solution that it provides. “We are committed to ensuring our Jamaican and Caribbean members have access to internationally recognized high quality and professional services offered by Tenet” said EMED’s medical director Dr. Mohamed Basir. For more information please visit www.emedlifeline.com EMED serves the Jamaica Civil Service Association (JCSA), Jamaica’s largest trade union comprised of mostly government workers, many international spa resort hotels, employees and tourist , and most recently COK Sodality Credit Union (COK), part of Jamaica’s 900,000 member credit union groups. www.airambulancejamaica.com