Emergency Medical Services

transform emergency care and community paramedicine with fast, lab-accurate testing in the field

Provide Better Care, ANywhere

The i-STAT System provides emergency medical service (EMS) professionals with lab-accurate results for a wide range of tests. Benefits include:

  • Portability: Compact handheld analyzer goes where you go—from a patient’s home to an accident scene.
  • Insight: Allows you to make more informed diagnostic and treatment decisions quickly and confidently.
  • Accuracy: Lab-accurate results for tests that matter to EMS, including chemistries, electrolytes, blood gases, cardiac markers, and more.
  • Speed: Results in as little as 2 minutes*
*For most cartridges

Gain critical insights in a variety of settings

The i-STAT System benefits a wide range of pre- and post-hospital environments by bringing testing to the patient, letting health care professionals make decisions when and where they are needed.

emergency medical services

Having critical lab results in the field can speed the start of targeted, lifesaving care at the scene for ground or air transport.


Test patients at home for post-discharge follow-up, preventive assessment or chronic disease management--helping reduce hospital readmissions.


Bring lab-quality testing to remote populations and locations, providing the diagnostic information neeeded to facilitate real-time virtual collaboration with clinicians.


the testing process

perform patient-side testing in 4 easy steps:

Step 1

Apply a few drops of blood into a cartridge

step 2

Insert cartridge into the analyzer

Step 3

View results within minutes

step 4

Transmit results to records


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