Leading Innovation in Airway Clearance

Electromed develops, manufactures, and markets innovative airway clearance devices that help people around the world breathe better, stay healthier, and lead active and fulfilling lives.

Our SmartVest Airway Clearance System is uniquely designed to simplify HFCWO therapy and make your device more comfortable to wear, easier to use, and convenient to travel with. 

By listening to our SmartVest users, their caregivers, and their healthcare professionals, we’re able to gain insights and inspiration for future product and service innovations that consistently work to help improve each person’s quality of life.

Manufactured in the United States

Each of our products is designed, engineered, and manufactured in Minnesota, a state widely known as a global leader in medical device innovation.

Our Milestones

  • 2000

    Introduced first portable HFCWO device

  • 2001

    Created first machine-washable vest garment

  • 2003

    Invented the first programmable HFCWO vest

  • 2007

    Developed the first multi-positional generator

  • 2013

    Designed the industry’s smallest, quietest, and lightest generator

  • 2017

    Launched wireless connectivity and patient communication platform

Meet Our Leadership Team

We are committed to helping those who are living with bronchiectasis or impaired airway clearance through innovation and outstanding customer service, always putting the patient first.

To learn more about our team, stay connected with our blog page and meet the people of Electromed.

“SmartVest is not necessarily what makes Electromed a great company, it’s our incredible team who make it happen every day by driving innovation and truly caring for each customer like family.” Kathleen Skarvan


Executive Team

  • portrait of Kathleen Skarvan

    Kathleen Skarvan

    President & Chief Executive Officer

    A leader in transforming organizations through product innovation, quality initiatives, and improved productivity.

  • Mike MacCourt

    Mike MacCourt

    Chief Financial Officer

    An advocate of a strategic vision to increase long-term shareholder value through responsible fiscal planning and reporting.

  • kristine owata

    Kristine Owata

    Vice President of Reimbursement & Payer Relations

    An innovator and strategic leader who engages with others to improve and create new service opportunities.

Recognized for Excellence

As a leading chest percussion device, SmartVest is featured in the press for its innovative technologies and dedication to helping individuals with impaired airway clearance lead fulfilling lives. 

“The representatives of Electromed were very dedicated and very caring.” – Lil O’Neill, MA, RRT

Press Releases

  • 05/24/2021

    Electromed, Inc. Named 2021 Quality Plant of the Year

    Electromed was selected as Quality Magazine’s 2021 Plant of the Year based on metrics that measure and showcase quality leadership, such as, continuous improvement and internal quality programs; contribution of quality to profitability and shareholder value; average number of hours that employees receive quality training; scrap and rework as a percentage of sales; warranty costs as a percentage of sales; and registration to various standards such as ISO 9001.

  • 05/18/2020

    Electromed, Inc. Appoints Michael J. MacCourt as Chief Financial Officer

    Electromed’s Board of Directors has appointed Michael J. MacCourt as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, effective May 26, 2020. Mr. MacCourt brings approximately two decades of financial leadership and multidimensional business experience across a range of medical device, consulting and Fortune 500 companies.

  • 03/10/2020

    Electromed, Inc. Launches SmartVest Connect Mobile Application

    Available for download on the App Store and Google Play, the SmartVest Connect app allows patients to more seamlessly connect with their SmartVest therapy and offers new capabilities designed for mobile, including setting personal therapy reminders and real-time therapy monitoring.

News Coverage

Two women sitting in a living room, one using the SmartVest Airway Clearance System

Join Our Team and Make a Difference

We’re always on the lookout for talented professionals in search of rewarding careers in the medical device industry.

If you’re passionate about helping patients find relief from their chronic symptoms and get back to the activities they love most, take a look at our current opportunities to join our dynamic team.

Why it’s Great to Work at Electromed

  • "I can count on a positive and supportive working environment every day and that makes coming to work enjoyable."

  • "Each day offers new exciting challenges and gives me an opportunity to collaborate with my astute colleagues."

  • "We have the best customer service out there and always put the patient first, no matter what! Electromed truly has the best team of people."

  • "Employees here are enthusiastic, hardworking, and dedicated to our patient-centric mission."


Our Patents

SmartVest is thoughtfully designed to help patients manage their HFCWO therapy independently with lifetime support from our care team.

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Additional patents may be pending in the U.S. and elsewhere.

Investor Resources

The Electromed Investor Portal contains the latest financial information, events, presentations, corporate governance documents, and other investor relations services.

SmartVest Patient Packet

Request an Informational Packet Today!

Find relief from your chronic cough, recurring respiratory infections, and other bronchiectasis-related symptoms with SmartVest! Request a packet to share with your doctor.