Sudden Cardiac Arrest

HeartSine Defibrillator Saves Life of Australian Tourist

An Australian tourist visiting Cornwall nearly died after suffering a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at The Land’s End Hotel.

The tourist collapsed without notice at the hotel’s entrance as he suffered a SCA. Fortunately, thanks to effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the immediate use of an on-site HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), the Australian’s life was saved.

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Tinicum Township, PA Installs HeartSine AEDs Prior to Pope’s Visit

Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania has selected HeartSine as its defibrillator manufacturer of choice to protect the over 4000 citizens of the municipality in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

The township, located in Delaware County, has purchased ten HeartSine samaritan® PAD AEDs to place in various locations throughout the municipality, including the following places: Town Hall, Library, Public Works …

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Popular Hawaiian Restaurant Chain, Zippy’s Goes Heart Safe

Employees and patrons of several Zippy’s Restaurants are now protected in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), after the Hawaiian restaurant chain installed HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in many of its locations.

Zippy Restaurant’s has outfitted several of its locations with a HeartSine samaritan® PAD 350P (SAM 350P) AED, a device that analyzes the heart rhythm and …

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Marana, Arizona Police Department Now Equipped with AEDs

Residents in the city of Marana, Arizona are now protected in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), after the Marana Police Department received a generous donation of nine HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) from a local nonprofit organization.

The lifesaving AEDs, contained in rugged watertight cases, were donated by the Steven M. Gootter Foundation, an Arizona-based organization dedicated …

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Citizens of German Town Now Heart Safe with HeartSine Defibrillator

The town of Schieder-Schwalenberg in Germany is heart safe after receiving a HeartSine samaritan® Automated External Defibrillator (AED) compliments of Volksbank Ostlippe eG.

The lifesaving AED was donated to the town’s fire department and will be used to protect the 9,000 plus citizens of the town in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), a condition in which the …

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Woman in Scotland Saved by Community Defibrillator

Doreen Scott from Crail, Scotland survived a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) attack thanks to a community HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) located close to her home.

Scott suddenly collapsed without warning while at home after suffering a SCA. As soon as she collapsed, her daughter called the emergency services and began cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Scott’s husband then fetched the nearby …

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Truro Lions Club Installs Tenth HeartSine Defibrillator in Local Community

The Truro Lions Club, based in Truro, England, has just installed its tenth lifesaving HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in its local community; this time at Truro’s railway station.

The HeartSine AED will protect employees, passengers, and the surrounding community near the Truro railway station in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

This AED was made possible in …

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Indiana YMCA Club Now Equipped with Lifesaving Defibrillator

Duneland Family YMCA in Chesterton, Indiana has received a donation of a HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for use during a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

The HeartSine defibrillator will protect the club’s staff, members, and visitors in the event of a SCA, a condition in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating.

The AED was donated to the club by Porter …

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Australian Man’s Life Saved by Wife and Son

Earlier this year, while at home John Lucas suffered a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) that that almost caused him to lose his life.

Fortunately, his household kept a HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) on-hand, as his son was diagnosed with a heart problem that can lead to SCA.

When Lucas experienced the SCA, he suddenly collapsed on his bedroom floor. …

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Oro Valley Police Department Now Equipped with Lifesaving Defibrillators

The Oro Valley Police Department and over 41,000 citizens of Oro Valley, Arizona are now heart safe after the police department received a donation of 12 HeartSine® Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to protect the city’s citizens in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

The AEDs were donated by the Steven M. Gootter Foundation, an Arizona-based organization dedicated to …

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