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December 09, 2021 City Council Regular Meeting
32. Authorize the City Manager to Execute a Contract for 15 Automated External Defibrillators (AED) from Stryker Medical in the Amount of $28,084. The Equipment Will Help Ensure that Savannah Fire Continues to Provide Quality Emergency Medical Services to the Citizens/Visitors of Savannah. AED's are Used to Treat Citizens/Visitors Who Suffer From Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
Strategic Priority
Public Safety

Recommend approval to execute a contract for the purchase of fifteen (15) automated external defibrillators (AED) model LP1000 from Stryker (11811 Willows Road NE, Redmond, WA)(D)  in the amount of $28,084.

The current AEDs (automated external defibrillators) have been discontinued and will no longer be supported. Savannah Fire Department personnel utilizes AED's to treat citizens/visitors who suffer from sudden cardiac arrest. The updated equipment will help ensure that Savannah Fire continues to provide quality emergency medical services to the citizens/visitors of Savannah while meeting strategic goals. The LP1000 from Stryker was chosen to ensure interoperability with Chatham EMS, which allows Savannah Fire to exchange parts and accessories with Chatham EMS in emergencies. 

This is a sole source due to Stryker Medical being the manufacture and only distributor of the LP1000 AED.

Delivery: As needed.  Terms: Net 30 days. The vendor is:

S.S.         Stryker Medical (11811 Willows Road NE, Redmond, WA)(D)                          $28,084

A pre-proposal meeting was not conducted as this is a sole source procurement. (D) Indicates non-local, non-DBE business. 



Derik Minard, Fire Chief
Financial Impact
Expenditure of $28,084 from the General Fund
Review Comments
Exhibit 1: Funding Verification - Defibrillators
Exhibit 2: Purchasing Notes - Defibrillators
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