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Award Winning Limavady Student Wins HeartSine Defibrillator For School

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 …

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Ballyclare High Receives Heartsine Defibrillator For Contribution To Engineering Excellence

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 …

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Parent Heart Watch Issues Statement in Support of Electrocardiogram (ECG) Screening in Youth

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 …

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Wheatfield Primary School Receive Life Saving Defibrillator Thanks to HeartSine® Technologies

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 …

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HeartSine Defibrillator Saves Tennis Ace

*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 …

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Media Coverage: Job creation at HeartSine Belfast

Earlier this week, the Northern Ireland Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Arlene Foster, officially opened HeartSine Technologies’ new expanded offices in Belfast and announced its plans to create 40 new jobs.

The event was well attended by local media and we were delighted with the coverage, some of which can be viewed below.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b048j29t

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Foster announces plans to create 40 new jobs at HeartSine Technologies

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster today officially opened HeartSine Technologies’ new expanded offices in Belfast and announced its plans to create 40 new jobs.

HeartSine Technologies manufactures lifesaving defibrillators which are sold in more than 70 countries across the world. The company is the only manufacturer of defibrillators in the UK and …

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HeartSine welcomes Northern Ireland Resuscitation Strategy

Edwin Poots, the Minister of the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety in Northern Ireland has today launched a Community Resuscitation Strategy for the province.

The strategy aims to increase Northern Ireland’s survival rate for out-of-hospital cardiac arrests, which sits at only 10%, whilst also increasing the number of people with CPR skills and availability …

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HeartSine celebrates 10 years of arrhythmia care with Arrhythmia Alliance

HeartSine is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Arrhythmia Alliance (AA) Parliamentary Reception, which will focus on raising further awareness of the heart condition and improving patient care.

Marking ten years of advancements in arrhythmia care, the Arrhythmia Alliance will hold the reception in the House of Commons in London, England, on Wednesday …

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Another life saved thanks to HeartSine defibrillator in dentist office

We were delighted to receive news that another life has been saved thanks to a HeartSine defibrillator and a quick thinking receptionist!

Simon Walker, aged 53, suddenly collapsed in a dentist waiting room in Mossley, Manchester, England.

Following several failed attempts at resuscitation, receptionist Charlotte Anderson-Hughes, suspected cardiac arrest and, using …

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