Top NJ Healthcare Tech Leaders List Features GD CEO, Curt Bashford

Ridgefield, NJ – June 30, 2023. GD’s CEO Curt Bashford has been listed in the Top 25 Healthcare Technology Leaders of New Jersey for 2023 and ranked as #9 on the list. The healthcare industry plays an important role in New Jersey’s economy by contributing $37 billion to it each year. 

Curt has been with General Devices for 37 years and joined during his senior year of undergrad engineering. He has overseen hundreds of projects for organizations such as the Fire Department of New York, the Los Angeles County Fire Department and major healthcare systems across the country. A former EMT, Bashford is a board member of the National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC) Foundation. As well as a member of the Career Advisory Board at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).

“Out of hospital healthcare delivery is evolving and at General Devices (GD), we are proud that our responsive innovations help hospitals and emergency medical services deliver better, more timely patient care. Our mobile telehealth and communications solution impacts the lives of tens of thousands of patients every day across the country,” said Curt Bashford.

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About GD (General Devices)

GD is a Healthtech company specializing in communication solutions that help EMS and hospitals deliver simply seamless patient care. Powered by responsive innovation, GD’s user-friendly solutions facilitate rapid, secure, voice, telehealth and data sharing communications across healthcare teams to help save time, money and lives. Backed by a 40+ year history and thousands of implementations, GD is a widely revered industry leader. Visit to learn more.


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