CPR

Dr. Heimlich Uses His Maneuver for the First Time

Posted by on June 29, 2016 at 8:58 am

Although he’s demonstrated it hundreds of times over the years, Dr. Henry Heimlich was recently faced with using his maneuver to actually save a life. The now 96-year-old didn’t hesitate to help when a fellow diner at the assisted living facility started choking. He ended up dislodging the foot from 87-year-old Patty Ris’s throat. Heimlich […]

Don’t Be Fooled by Online-Only CPR Certification Scams

Posted by on June 3, 2016 at 8:54 am

Don’t believe everything you read online. Online-only CPR and first aid certification is not a generally accepted practice. There are no nationally recognized training programs in the U.S. that endorse any certification without hands-on practice. See our flyer below to learn how to spot and avoid these scams. You can click on the image to […]

Is Your Business Prepared for Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

Posted by on May 17, 2016 at 3:32 pm

It’s likely that you maintain smoke detectors, first aid kits, and fire extinguishers in your business to prepare for emergencies. These are all important tools to keep your employees and customers safe. However, are you prepared for someone to go into sudden cardiac arrest in the workplace? Despite being one of the lead causes of […]