Tag Archives: AED defibrillator

Cardiac Science Powerheart® is the 100th AED donated by AtlantiCare Heart Heroes

AtlantiCare Foundation presented a Cardiac Science automated external defibrillator (AED) to the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) Boardwalk Ambassadors on July 23, 2013, on the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The AED was the 100th AED donation that AtlantiCare has made since 2002 through the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Heart Heroes Matching Funds Program. “When your […]

Cardiac Science, In Partnership with Firehouse.com and Officer.com, Announce AED Grant Recipients

Ten fire and police departments around the country are gearing up to implement automated external defibrillators (AEDs) they won through the Cardiac Science AED grant program held in partnership with Firehouse.com and Officer.com. The grant program helps provide AEDs to police and fire first responders; who are often first on scene ahead of EMS. Statistics indicate that […]

Sheriff’s Department Receives Funds for AED Program

The Vermillion County Sheriff’s Department received a gracious $2,000 donation from their local Lions Club this past Wednesday. According to WTHITV 10 in Terre Haute, Indiana, which featured the story, the money will fund the Sheriff’s Department automated external defibrillator (AED) program that will help save lives. “I can’t say enough to thank the people, and thank the […]

How can your fire department start a successful public access defibrillation (PAD) program?

Find out at this free webinar Sept. 14 How did the community of North Lake Tahoe become one of the safest places in the U.S. to experience sudden cardiac arrest (SCA)? The Sept. 14 webinar“AEDs: Increasing Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates in Your Community”explains, step by step, how this community equipped itself to save lives […]

AED rescue at Camp Atterbury

Camp Atterbury Joint Maneuver Training Center in central Indiana is prepared for emergencies. Its military police take healthcare provider training, and some, like Military Police Officer Spc. Stephen Strebinger go on to take combat lifesaver courses. The camp’s lifesaving equipment includes 12 Powerheartautomated external defibrillators (AEDs), deployed throughout the camp and in the MPs’ patrol vehicles. […]