(SWX:CARDG) monitoring service subsidiary Lifewatch Holdings has entered into a service agreement with medical device company
(NYSE:MDT). Medtronic will inform their pacemaker customers of LifeWatch's monitoring services and will provide the necessary materials to register with LifeWatch.
As part of the deal, 1,200 Medtronic sales agents will promote the Lifewatch program.
Lifewatch Holdings President, Greg Raybuck, says the deal has huge strategic importance for his firm. "This is a great opportunity for us, now Medtronics' extensive customer base will be allowed to utilize Lifewatch's monitoring service and customer support," he said.