Tag Archives: Missouri AEDs

LifeSave program promotes training, AEDs, in Springfield, Missouri

AED Solutions at Ozarks Technical Community College

The entire city of Springfield, Missouri, is focused on reducing death from cardiac arrest – and they’re showing it by recognizing organizations that provide CPR training to employees and have at least one automatic external defibrillator (AED) on the premises. The “50/50 Springfield LifeSave” initiative will also recognize organizations that have either 50 percent of […]

Missouri nonprofit places Powerheart AEDs in community

In Kirksville, Missouri, the local nonprofit NEMO Heart Health has been placingautomated external defibrillators (AEDs) in local businesses and government offices. The Daily Express reports that 15 AEDs have been installed, and 50 more installations are planned. Adair County Ambulance District assistant chief and NEMO Heart Health board member Troy Mihalevich demonstrates how to use a Powerheart G3 […]

Philadelphia parents lobby for AEDs: Cardiac Science for the week of May 17

Philadelphia parents lobby for AEDs: “Rec centers can’t afford not to have them.” The family of cardiac arrest victim Danny Rumph is leading a campaign in Philadelphia to getautomated external defibrillators (AEDs) into all the city’s public recreation centers. If the center where 21-year-old Danny collapsed and died five years ago had owned one, Danny might […]