AED/CPR Training

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 of public …

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New Trainer Simplifies and Quickens AED Training Process

Belfast, Ireland and Newtown, PA – November 6, 2013 – HeartSine Technologies is pleased to announce the arrival of its enhanced samaritan® Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) Trainer, which offers new features that simplify CPR and AED training.

The new samaritan PAD Trainer with remote control guides users through simulated analysis, energy delivery and prompted Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) intervals with the …

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Illinois Middle School Students Receiving CPR and AED Instruction

Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) are often described as so easy- to-operate, a child could effectively use one. Lawmakers in the state of Illinois in the United States agree; middle school children (grades 6-8 ) in Illinois are receiving important video instruction about CPR and AED safety thanks to House Bill 5114 which was passed in June 2012.

Dr. George Chiampas, …

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What to Do When Faced with a Sudden Cardiac Arrest Emergency

Unfortunately the unthinkable happens far too often – a seemingly healthy person collapses without warning.  Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), a leading cause of death in the United States, is often to blame. Cardiac arrest is reversible in most victims if it’s treated within a few minutes. When that emergency hits, do you know what to do?

The American Heart …

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