Tag Archives: Powerheart G3 Plus

Ohio fitness club AED saves the life of a club member

Anytime Fitness, where a member was saved using a Cardiac Science G3 Plus AED.

Anytime Fitness in London, Ohio, keeps a Cardiac Science Powerheart® G3 AED (automated external defibrillator) on the wall. So when Brenda Wallace collapsed after a workout, general manager Nathan Miller was ready. Wallace, 64, had been working out on a stationery bicycle. She walked over a couch and sat down, and Miller was headed over to greet […]

How one city has successfully fought sudden cardiac arrest

Henderson, Nevada, the state’s second-largest city, has developed a comprehensive program to respond to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) incidents. The result? The city of more than 265,000 residents has one of the nation’s best survival rates (50 percent) for victims of SCA caused by ventricular fibrillation. This year Henderson was designated a HeartSafe Community through […]

Going to school on heart safety

We’re hearing from more and more colleges and universities interested in equipping their campuses with automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and implementing a Public Access Defibrillation (PAD) program. And, when you think about it, it makes sense that colleges would be pro-active about heart safety. High population density makes it likely that someone — a student, a […]