• MD1 is the first of its kind 501(c)(3) charity focused solely on bringing doctors to the site of emergency situations for patients who cannot get to the hospital.
    • Our specially-trained ER physicians work as part of a team of highly trained emergency response personnel with expertise to treat the most critical patients.
  • Two Criteria exist for First Responders, Police, EMTs, and Fire to request MD1:
    • Entrapment or delay in transport
    • Mass Casualty Incident
  • MD1 is a 24/7 Physician Response Unit with Full Surgical and Medical Capabilities.
    • MD1 maintains six units that stay with EMS physicians who are available 24/7.
    • Capabilities including but not limited to: Blood work, Ultrasound, Transesophageal echocardiogram, Suturing, Antibiotics, over 60 medications, Surgical equipment and procedures, Cardiac monitoring, Central lines, Whole Blood, and Invasive catheters.
    • Every physician response vehicle is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment costing millions of dollars provided through generous donations.
  • The MD1 Program is based in New Jersey, but will go into neighboring states on ground units.
    • Will also respond via private request throughout New York and Pennsylvania, or anywhere in the world via medical planes.
  • MD1 will respond anywhere at any time for serious emergencies at NO CHARGE TO PATIENTS.
    • As a charitable medical organization, all expertise and care is rendered without a patient ever receiving a bill.
    • This is only possible with the generous donations and continued support of MD1 from people like you.
  • MD1 provides medical care similar to the European model where definitive medical care begins at the location of the patient when time or the ability does not exist to bring patients to the hospital.
    • MD1 is the founding organization that is bringing this model to North America – an opportunity for physicians and donors to get on board with something new and exciting in the medical community.
    • MD1 is an opportunity for professional growth and development.

MOST IMPORTANTLY…

  • MD1 SAVES MORE LIVES!
    • Responding to emergencies approximately 30 times per week.
    • 41 lives saved per year per vehicle. Your donations will result in more capabilities and more lives saved.
    • Over 300 patients have improved outcomes per year per vehicle.

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WHAT CAN MD1 DO?

The MD1 Program pushes the boundary of emergency medical services by bringing highly specialized emergency trained physicians onsite for immediate life-saving care. These physicians have access to cutting edge technology and state-of-the-art equipment to facilitate the best care in the field. Below are some of the capabilities MD1 physicians can deliver onsite at the emergency scene.

Advanced airway techniques
Surgical procedures
Field amputation
Suturing
Advanced placement of life-saving catheters
Ultrasounds
Skin glue
Advanced procedures on the heart
Removal of foreign bodies, facilitating rapid movement of patients to hospital
Fix fracture(s)
Provide antibiotics
Give blood

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