MONOC Medical Director Honored by NJ State First Aid Council
Wall, NJ – (October 2015) MONOC is proud to announce that Dr. Mark A. Merlin, MONOC System Medical Director, was honored with Dr. William Tansey, Cardiologist and Executive Committee Member for Mission Lifeline, by the New Jersey State First Aid Council on October 16, 2015 at their annual convention this year in Parsippany, NJ. Drs. Merlin and Tansey were honored for their efforts bringing the American Heart Association: Mission Lifeline and NJ First Aid Council together to develop chest pain protocols for New Jersey’s Basic Life Support volunteer community.
Dr. Merlin and Dr. Tansey presented the keynote address at the New Jersey State First Aid Council convention discussing cardiac emergencies and unveiling the new chest pain protocols to be used throughout the state. MONOC’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Vince Robbins, said “We are extremely proud of Dr. Merlin. He has brought a superior level of medical oversight to our EMS operations and promotes the best evidence based clinical care, breaking new ground on a regular basis. Our patients are the beneficiaries of MONOC’s cutting-edge emergency medical care under Dr. Merlin’s guidance.
(Pictured L to R: Samantha Cole, Dr. Mark Merlin, Howard Meyer, Molly Perini, Dr. William Tansey)