Posts Tagged: Hands Only CPR

Be Prepared-Sign Up Today For The September Free “Hands Only CPR Training Class” Offered By The VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad

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  People having an out of hospital,  “Sudden Cardiac Arrest” event will die from it often within minutes unless rapid intervention in the form of CPR followed by the application of an AED is administered. You can help someone in sudden cardiac arrest survive through 3 steps. 1. Dial 911 immediately. 2. Push hard and fast on the…

Sign Up Today For A Free “Hands Only CPR Training Class” Offered By The VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad

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Did you know that more than 200,000 cases of, “Out of Hospital Sudden Cardiac Arrest,”  take place in the United States every year? You can help someone in sudden cardiac arrest through 2 steps. 1. Dial 911 immediately. 2. Push hard and fast on the center of the chest. The Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad…

VA Commonwealth University Health Child Center-Day Care Worker Recognized For Saving The Life of A Child With CPR

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Dr Stephanie Krebs Louka knows from first hand experience that CPR saves lives. Several years ago Dr Louka began her journey into emergency medicine as a volunteer EMT with VA Beach EMS.As an EMT she was taught “Healthcare Provider CPR.” While on duty Stephanie used her training to save a patients life and was recognized…

The VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad Invites You To Take Part in Free Family Friends CPR Training August 23rd

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You can help the VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad to save lives! Citizen CPR can make the difference in someone surviving a sudden cardiac arrest. Are you trained in CPR? Would you like to receive free CPR training? On Saturday August 23rd between the hours of 9:30am and 12:30pm, the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad…

June 1st through June 7th is National CPR/AED Awareness Week-Learn CPR-You Can Help Save A Life With CPR

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June 1st through June 7th is National CPR/AED Awareness Week. WHY LEARN CPR? Cardiac arrests are more common than you think, and they can happen to anyone at any time. Nearly 383,000 out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrests occur annually, and 88 percent of cardiac arrests occur at home. Many victims appear healthy with no known heart…

Are You Up For Free CPR Training? Mark Your April 19th Calendar and Come Out to the Princess Anne Rec Center

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You can help the Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer Rescue Squad to save lives! Citizen CPR can make the difference in someone surviving a sudden cardiac arrest. Are you trained in CPR? Would you like to receive free CPR training? On Saturday April 19th between the hours of 1pm and 4pm, the Princess Anne Courthouse Volunteer…