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April is National 9-1-1 Education Month

April is National 9-1-1 Education Month

The purpose of National 9-1-1 Education Month is to spread awareness of the importance of calling 9-1-1 and to teach our population, children and adults included, about how to properly utilize this emergency system.

Moving an Ill or Injured Person - Emergency Moves

Moving an Ill or Injured Person - Emergency Moves

Do you know how to properly and safely move an ill or injured victim from an unsafe area to a safer area, especially if you are a lone rescuer? Learn these 3 emergency moves...

October is...Sudden Cardiac Arrest Month

October is...Sudden Cardiac Arrest Month

Sudden Cardiac Arrest kills 1 person every 90 seconds in the United States. Sudden Cardiac Arrest can happen anywhere and at anytime - It does not...

Heart Attack and Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Same or Different?

Heart Attack and Sudden Cardiac Arrest:  Same or Different?

You might be familiar with today's popular songs in the images above, but do you think that you know the real difference between a Heart Attack and a Sudden Cardiac Arrest? Read this blog post to find out if you are right!

Is CPR really THAT important?

Is CPR really THAT important?

The short answer:  Yes.   Chances of Survival: Under 6% - If nothing is done prior to EMS arrival. 24%-56% - If bystander CPR is started and a...

Time to Review CPR

Time to Review CPR

October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month and this is a great time to review what you learned in your CPR class.