Tag Archives: New Jersey

Cardiac Science Provides AEDs to New Jersey EMS Task Force to Safeguard Crowds for Pope’s Visit

WAUKESHA, Wis., Sept. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — With millions expected to visit Philadelphia September 25-28 to greet Pope Francis, the city of Brotherly Love and its neighboring cities are bracing for large turnouts and the likelihood of medical emergencies, including sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) incidents. In response, Cardiac Science, a global leader in automated external […]

New Jersey leads the way in requiring AEDs in assisted living facilities

As public awareness of the effectiveness of AEDs grows, states are expanding the list of facilities and institutions required to have defibrillators accessible and staff trained to use them. On Feb. 23, the New Jersey Senate voted unanimously to approve a bill that would require assisted living facilities in the state to install centrally located automated external defibrillators. Staff […]