Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Partners with Local MedtoMarket for Hands-on Bioskills Training and Education

Austin-Travis County EMS Medics use MedtoMarket’s new 31,683-square-foot facility in South Austin to facilitate state-of-the-art training

Austin, Texas Austin’s one-of-a-kind medical innovation hub MedtoMarket today announced its partnership with Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to enhance training and education for clinicians. On June 3, 2019, Austin-Travis County EMS began four weeks of training that brought more than 525 of their emergency medical professionals through the doors of MedtoMarket for hands-on tactical field training and medical education. The training concludes this Thursday, June 27, 2019.

Bringing a groundbreaking approach to the medical industry as a whole, MedtoMarket’s new 31,683-square-foot medical training and coworking facility houses coworking and labs under one roof to connect the latest innovations in the marketplace to medical practitioners. M2M Labs is one of the largest bioskills training and research facilities in the country. Fully equipped with expert staff, tools, equipment, a mock operating room theater, and ample training space, M2M Labs is an ideal fit for the specific needs of this training program, according to Captain Angela Carr, a Continuing Education Instructor at Austin-Travis County EMS.

“The MedtoMarket facility provides a one-of-a-kind location for training that is unprecedented for our team,” said Carr. “The bioskills resources and technology available in the lab create the perfect environment for our providers to learn and refine their most important job– saving lives. M2M Labs provides the ideal training environment and is completely customizable to our needs.  Even the door to the lab allows an ambulance to fit inside. We are very lucky to have this facility right here in Austin, Texas.”

Austin-Travis County EMS is dedicated to providing excellent service. This includes service to patients, their families and loved ones, service to the community, and service to the people who make up Austin-Travis County EMS. Training and evaluation are critical to fulfilling this goal and improving performance.

“We are humbled and honored to have Austin-Travis County EMS in our facility as the first users of our bioskills lab,” said Dr. Aaron Ali, CEO and Co-Founder of MedtoMarket. “They have brought our vision to life by using every aspect of our carefully crafted lab space inside M2M Labs. The future is bright for MedtoMarket and we look forward to helping others in the medical field in Austin and across the nation.”

Under one roof, MedtoMarket provides a one-stop shop for medical innovation with its two divisions: M2M Element Coworking and M2M Labs. M2M Element Coworking provides a full-service coworking space, startup mentorship, and a rich resource network. M2M Labs is one of the largest bioskills training and research facilities in the country with a coinciding flex-use space that allows startups and medical professionals to showcase the latest technology to trainees and key investors in a state-of-the-art Pitch Theater. Since its origin eight years ago, MedtoMarket’s mission remains the same – to spark innovation and to bridge the gap between innovators, stakeholders and the medical community.Contact MedtoMarket to book a tour of the new facility. 

More about Austin-Travis County EMS:

The Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services Department (ATCEMS) provides 9-1-1 emergency medical response and a wide variety of other services to the estimated 2.2 million residents of Austin and Travis County. A service delivery area of 1,039 square miles. ATCEMS is a City of Austin, 3rd service, public safety/civil service agency with a sworn (uniformed) workforce of over 550 clinical professionals. It operates up to forty-two (42) ambulances daily to respond to its annual call volume of more than 143,000 calls for service in order to accomplish its Mission “to provide excellent patient care to anyone, any time, any place in order to decrease suffering, improve the health of the community and save lives.” To learn more, visit: www.atcems.org . Stay up to date on breaking news, activities, and upcoming events on Twitter @ATCEMS, Facebook @AustinTravisCountyEMS, and Instagram @ATCEMSMedics.

More about MedtoMarket:

MedtoMarket is a 31,000+ square-foot facility in the St. Elmo District located in south central Austin. Under one roof, MedtoMarket bridges the gap from concept to market with M2M Element and M2M Labs. M2M Element provides a full-service coworking space, startup mentorship, and a rich resource network. M2M Labs is one of the largest bioskills training and research facilities in the country with a coinciding flex-use space that provides startups and medical professionals the room to showcase the latest medical technology. MedtoMarket provides an all-inclusive space for innovation to thrive. To learn more, visit: www.medtomarket.com. Stay up to date on construction, latest news and upcoming events on LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook, @MedtoMarket.

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