Ten schools in Alsfeld, Germany have each received a HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) from VR Bank Hessen. This donation is part of the bank’s “save schools” initiative, which provides schools with the equipment and training necessary in order to be prepared for a Sudden Cardiac Arrest emergency.
Each package donated by VR Bank Hessen included a HeartSine samaritan® PAD, a samaritan …
December 5, 2014
With a goal to make Friedberg, Germany heart safe, HeartSine Authorized Distributor MedX5 has taken its message to the airwaves, where company representatives shared their success at making a local architect’s office heart safe.
For our German speaking visitors, watch the video to learn more about the “Friedberg herzsicher machen” (Make Friedberg Heart Safe) program.
December 1, 2014
For those of you who missed it, our Master Authorized Distributor in Canada, Rescue 7, appeared on Canada AM, Canada’s most watched national morning news magazine show, to demonstrate CPR and the use of our HeartSine defibrillators!
October 30, 2014
On Friday 17th October, the Lilly-May Page Trust held a fundraising Golf Day, sponsored by HeartSine® Technologies, with the aim of increasing awareness of the importance of defibrillators and raising money to place the lifesaving devices within schools in the area.
The Trust was founded when five-year old Lilly-May Page collapsed and tragically died when being picked up at school …
October 28, 2014
MLA for Fermanagh and South Tyrone, Arlene Foster, has welcomed the donation of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) from Belfast-based manufacturer, HeartSine® Technologies to Enniskillen Rugby Football Club.
The HeartSine samaritan® PAD defibrillator will be installed in the rugby club to enable greater public access to vital, lifesaving equipment in cases of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), which can strike anyone …
October 7, 2014
A local student from St Mary’s High School, has been presented with a HeartSine® defibrillator for her school as a result of winning the ‘Most Innovative Medical Application’ award for her entry in the national Sentinus Big Bang competition.
Competing against thousands of other young aspiring engineers from across the UK, Erin Bennett designed a medical device which helps clinicians …
October 7, 2014
Four local students from Ballyclare High, have been presented with a life-saving HeartSine defibrillator as a result of achieving the ‘Engineering Excellence’ accolade for their award-winning entry in the national Sentinus Big Bang competition.
Together the young aspiring engineers competed against hundreds of others from across Northern Ireland to design a device that enabled signals from a car’s anti-lock braking …
October 7, 2014
37 PHW Member Organizations in 22 States Provide Heart Screenings to Youth
Chicago, Illinois… Parent Heart Watch (PHW), the national voice solely dedicated to protecting youth from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), supports the use of carefully organized and implemented electrocardiogram (ECG) screening in youth to better identify those with conditions associate with SCA. Currently 37 Parent Heart Watch member …
September 24, 2014
North Belfast school, Wheatfield Primary, has been gifted an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) from local manufacturer HeartSine® Technologies, in honour of P5 school pupil, Camryn Knocker.
Since birth, eight-year-old Camryn has lived with a severe heart defect and over the years has undergone heart surgeries four times including a valve transplant, in a bid to allow her to live as …
August 19, 2014
*Please note this article first appeared in the Irish Examiner on Monday 18th August 2014.
It was almost game, set, and match for one Limerick man when he suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed during a game of tennis in Cork.
But thanks to the swift actions of his …