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The adventures of learning first aid

Recently I decided to to both a basic first aid course but also a paediatric first aid course. They were simply amazing, especially the second one since the instructor was a doctor (and many other cool things). 225 more words

September Classes

September is National Preparedness Month, and what better way to prepare than to take a class so you’ll be ready for an emergency? Go to redcross.org or call 800-733-2767 to register. 517 more words

Joint Commission Mandates Extensive Timeout Prior to Initiating CPR

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Citing the shocking incidence of “never event” wrong side CPR (commonly known as WroSC), the Joint Commission issued new guidelines today mandating a forty-two step timeout prior to the initiation of CPR for in-hospital cardiac arrest.   21 more words

Joint Commission Mandates Extensive Timeout Prior to Initiating CPR

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Joint Commission Mandates Extensive Timeout Prior to Initiating CPR

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Citing the shocking incidence of “never event” wrong side CPR (commonly known as WroSC), the Joint Commission issued new guidelines today mandating a forty-two step timeout prior to the initiation of CPR for in-hospital cardiac arrest.   24 more words

KC principal helps save stricken man with CPR

KANSAS CITY, Kansas (AP) — A Kansas cardiologist says a school principal who performed CPR on one of his patients helped save the man’s life. 112 more words

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Venice Lightning Strike Survivor: Learn CPR And Save A Life

VENICE (CBSLA.com) — A Venice Beach doctor who was struck by lightning says learning CPR can save a life.

Dr. Robert Kilroy was one of 13 victims of a sudden and severe lightning storm on July 27, when beach goers enjoying a hot and sunny day were suddenly surrounded by lightning strikes and very loud thunder. 234 more words

News

Being Prepared 221 Miles Offshore

Many types of emergencies can occur on an offshore oil rig, which is why Dan Workman’s employer requires him to be CPR and First Aid certified. 159 more words

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