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Ronald McDonald House Receives Life-Saving Gift

The Ronald McDonald House located near Loyola Medical Center in Hines, Illinois, was presented with a Powerheart® Automated External Defibrillator(AED) from The Sara Kathleen Schacht Memorial Fund. The facility will now be Rescue Ready® and equipped to treat victims who are struck with sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Ronald McDonald House near Loyola Medical Center (Hines, Illinois) presented with a […]

AtlantiCare Heart Heroes Donate AEDs To Ventnor School

Ventnor Middle School representative Jeff Garbutt of Northfield presents a check on behalf of the teacher’s union to Pat McCarthy, an AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Heart Hero volunteer with Rose Marie McCarthy, cardiology outreach coordinator and Ventnor City Education Association Vice President Matt Garbutt of Ocean City. The Heart Heroes organization at AtlantiCare Regional Medical […]

Second Life Saved by an AED in a Single Month

History repeats itself – and in the case of one New York school district – lives were saved as a result. Left to right: Amanda Tiffany, Larry Paniccia, Rebecca DiSisto, MaryLu Fiori. Credit Plamena Pesheva Exactly one month after an automated external defibrillator (AED) saved a woman’s life at a nearby middle school, Lakeland Central […]

Honor Society at East Stroudsburg University Receives AEDs

East Stroudsburg University (ESU) will receive automated external defibrillators (AEDs) that will be installed in their dormitory buildings thanks to the work of Iota Tau Alpha Athletic Training Honor Society (ITA). The honor society raised funds for the Gregory W. Moyer Foundation, which provides aid for schools that do not have the budget to buy these life-saving devices, […]

Children’s Museum Receives AEDs for Rescue and Education

The Fairfield Medical Alliance donated a Powerheart® AED G3 Plus and an AED G3 Trainer to the A Hands-On Adventure (AHA!) children’s museum located in Lancaster, Ohio. As part of an exhibit, the donation paired with a training device will show museum visitors how AEDs work and how easy they are to use. Additionally, the fully functioning unit will allow trained museum […]