We're Impulse Monitoring, Inc. (IMI), a leading provider of outsourced intraoperative
neuromonitoring (IONM) to hospitals and other health care facilities.
IONM offers insight into the nervous system during
spinal, nerve and brain-related surgeries. Use of
IONM facilitates the surgical process and can reduce
surgical risk by providing critical information and alerts
to surgeons of potential harm or compromise to the
spinal cord or neural structures.
IONM provides better insight into
a patient's condition during surgery to support better
decision-making that enables the practice of better
IMI's highly trained neurophysiologists located in the operating room
work in partnership with supervising physicians who oversee and interpret
neurophysiological data gathered via broadband transmission in real-time.
We provide services to nearly 300 leading hospitals and over 1000 surgeons in
28 states and the District of Columbia. Since our founding in 2002 we have provided
monitoring for over 140,000 cases. Impulse is a subsidiary of NuVasive, Inc. (Nasdaq:
This group has effectively incorporated our outstanding long-term neuromonitoring
technicians into an improved backup system coupled with increased breadth of coverage
to provide a nearly ideal system of neuromonitoring service.
Elizabeth H. Sinz, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology and Neurosurgery
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Hershey, PA
Our decision to offer Impulse Monitoring's IONM services not only reinforces
our mission to deliver to our patients the highest quality health care services
possible, but also offers our surgeons an added dimension of support to minimize
surgical risk and promote the best possible patient surgical outcomes.
Johnny A. Owenby
Senior Vice President - Support Services
Health Management Associates
Ellis Hospital's use of intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring
services reflects our ongoing commitment to patient safety. The advanced technology
will support our skilled neurosurgery team to help ensure the safest, most positive
outcomes possible for our patients during the most delicate of procedures.
Vice President, Clinical Services
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