Convergence Medical Sciences
Convergence Medical Sciences is a medical device venture that has created a ventilator multiplexer. The Valence InVent Xtend device, allows two to four patients to safely share a ventilator with each patient receiving individualized breath pressures. In the setting of disasters and multi casualty incidents, in addition to the pre-existing shortages in many developing countries, the use of ventilators result in thousands of preventable deaths every day. The Valence InVent Xtend increases ventilator capacity as a cost-effective, patented solution which has been authorized by Health Canada.