Automated defibrillators donated to Esparto schools One person every two minutes will die in America from sudden cardiac arrest.But if defibrillation is performed within the first three minutes, the chance of survival climbs to about 80 percent, and those odds just got even better for students and staff at Esparto schools after the Shauna Stuewe
Aug. 23, 2013 - The Daily Democrat
Jessamine earns HeartSafe Community designation Jessamine County Director of Emergency Services Jerry Domidion announced that Jessamine County is officially a “HeartSafe Community.” “We have fulfilled — and exceeded — the requirements to become a HeartSafe Community — a community that promotes the use of CPR and public access to AED (automatic external defibrillation) devices,” Domidion said.
Aug. 21, 2013 - The Jessamine Journal
Gerry Phillips in Canada NewsWire (press release) Portable heart defibrillators save lives. When defibrillation is used along with CPR, survival rates can go from five per cent to over 50 per cent if delivered in the first few minutes,Minister of Government Services Gerry Phillips said....