Aiming to transform urban emergency response, Ready Responders took home $55,000 in cash and in-kind service prizes at the Big Idea competition at the close of New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. The company is developing a technology-assisted, on-demand network of regular people trained as EMTs and healthcare providers available to provide fast response to medical emergencies to supplement existing medical resources and reduce unnecessary ambulance and emergency department utilization.

March 24, 2017 — Read more at The Times-Picayune