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Save Story: Back from the dead 
Back from the dead

Colleagues save man’s life with CPR and a ZOLL AED Plus®
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Bellefontaine Fire and EMS Department saves one of their own with the help of the AutoPulse®.

AutoPulse Plays Key Role in Firefighter/Paramedic’s Survival


AutoPulse Plays Key Role in Firefighter/Paramedic’s Survival 
Bellefontaine Fire and EMS Department saves one of their own with the help of the AutoPulse®.
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AHA Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) and Scientific Sessions 2017 
19 scientific presentations related to ZOLL products and technology are scheduled to be presented during ReSS.
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Donora Fire Department Saves Three Lives Trialing AutoPulse 
The Donora, Pa., fire department saved three lives within a month last summer while trialing the AutoPulse® Resuscitation System.
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New Massachusetts Law Requires AEDs in Schools 
New law to help students, staff, and visitors alike.
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2016 ZOLL EMT Scholarship Recipient Lisa Reinert
The ZOLL EMT Scholarship was established to support the education of EMTs who are working toward their paramedic certification.
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Quick-thinking Bystanders and AED Registry Save Martial Artist’s Life 
A 51-year-old Ottawa man’s life was saved this fall thanks to the decisive actions of a group of bystanders and an innovative AED registry system.
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AHA Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) and Scientific Sessions 2016 
17 scientific presentations related to ZOLL products and technology are scheduled to be presented during ReSS.
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“Shock for Your Heart” Raises Awareness and Access to AEDs


“Shock for Your Little Heart” Raises Awareness and Access to AEDs
A large multimedia campaign in Vienna called Schock fürs Herzilein (Shock for Your Little Heart) is taking a lighthearted approach to informing the public of the need to act when witnessing sudden cardiac arrest.
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Pink Floyd Drummer Funds ZOLL X Series for Midlands Air Ambulance
Nick Mason presents Midlands Air Ambulance with a check for more than £18,000.
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Shocked 54 times, Australian Man Cheats Death
Australian man is saved by the Royal Flying Doctor Service, with the help of an X Series.
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First Use of ResQCPR System Saves Texas Man’s Life
Montgomery County EMTs are trained to use the ResQCPR System and save a man's life just 10 days later.
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ZOLL Joins Carequality Data Sharing Network
ZOLL joins the interoperability health data sharing network
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X Series Featured on Singaporean Currency
The ZOLL X Series is featured on a commemorative Singaporean $10 note.
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Singapore Installs AED Plus Units in Public Housing
The Singapore Civil Defense Force recently installed 160 AED Plus® units in elderly housing facilities.
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ZOLL Rep and Two ZOLL Devices Help Save Omaha Woman
A ZOLL sales rep uses the equipment he sells to help save a life.
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ZOLL Honored for World-Class Customer Service and Support
ZOLL receives 14th consecutive NorthFace ScoreBoard Award.
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Teen Survives Hit to Chest by Baseball
A fifteen-year-old boy nearly died when he was hit in the chest by a baseball.
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AutoPulse Helps Save Man’s Life in UK Cath Lab
A 44-year-old Welsh engineer is saved by the new AutoPulse® in Morriston Hospital's cardiac center.
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ZOLL Donates AED Plus to Watertown Police Dept. for One Boston Day
ZOLL and Boston’s Channel 7 honor the Watertown Police Department with the donation of an AED Plus® for One Boston Day.
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Lifesaving Value of AEDs in Patrol Cars
Sheriff's deputy uses AED Plus® to save a 60-yar-old Michigan man’s life.
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Dr. Lurie and the EMS 10


Dr. Keith Lurie Honored for CPR Innovations
Keith Lurie, MD, is among the 10 medical professionals chosen as the EMS 10: Innovators in EMS 2014.
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New AEDs Installed Just in Time
The South Port Square Life Care Community acquired new AEDs just in time to help save a life.
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Opposing Team's Goalie Helps Save Hockey Player Using CPR
Nanaimo AEDs used in multiple saves
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Japanese AED CPR Primer


 AZM Distributes Japanese AED and CPR Primer
 50,000 copies for elementary school students
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ASU Officer Saves Student


Rookie University Police Officer Saves Student’s Life
 Volleyball game almost proves deadly
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Fenway Cataldo AED save


A Day in the Life of a Red Sox Fan...
AED helped Red Sox fan survive SCA.
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HALO-Flight Saves Valuable Time
with X Series
Sends vital 12-lead ECGs 
to doctors  
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Strangers Come Together
to Save a Life  
CPR and an AED Plus® were
used to help save a life.  
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Ride the Rockies Bicycle Tour 

ZOLL Provides AEDS for Ride
the Rockies Bike Tour for
Fourth Year Running
This year’s Ride the Rockies tour
began in Boulder. Read more

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Two Lives Saved in One Day
in Ottawa  
CPR and an AED Plus® were
used to help save two lives.
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Sue Hostler


Airport Traveler Saves A Life
with 17 Minutes of CPR

Sue Hostler was honored with an
award for saving a mans life.
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“I Would Have Died . . .”
Immediate CPR and the AED are
credited with greatly improving
Jeff Krasner’s chances for a full

 Honor Flight Veterans

X Series Protects Veterans on
Their Trip to Washington, D.C.

X Series Monitor/Defibrillator
accompanied 51 World War II
and Korean War veterans from
Nevada on their Honor Flight.  

Howard Campbell


Minister Saved in Church by AED
and Bystander CPR

Howard Campbell, a retired minister
from Blue Springs, Kansas, was saved
in church this February.

Remedy Cast photo 

X Series Featured in New Canadian
TV Drama

Season one, which premiered February 24,
can be seen Tuesdays at 9:00 pm ET/PT
on the Global TV Network.

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Japan’s Care Service Equips Its Healthcare
Vehicles with AED Plus Units 

Care Service has provided nursing services
to Tokyo’s 23 wards since 1990.

Sochi Airport
Sochi Airport First to Have AEDs
in Russia

Visitors to the 22nd Winter Olympics
traveling through Sochi International
Airport can feel a little safer now.

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AutoPulse Used to Resuscitate 
Scotsman During Heart Surgery

A 51-year-old Scotsman is very, 
very lucky to be alive today.  

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AED Plus Helps Save Afghan 
Soccer Player’s Life

Farzad Ghulam collapsed during 
the SAFF Championship semi-final 
in Nepal.

 39 Plymouth 
1939 Plymouth Brings Lifesaving 
Full Circle in Oregon
Fire department to purchase its first 
AutoPulse® Non-invasive Cardiac 
Support Pump.  

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AHA Resuscitation Science 
Symposium (ReSS) 
and Scientific Sessions 2013

16 presentations related to ZOLL
products and technology.

Viva! Week in Italy

ZOLL Sponsors Viva! Week in Bologna 
to Promote CPR and AED Training

1800 people of all ages received CPR
and AED training. Read more

Lucky 11-Year-Old Swimmer in
Folsom, Calif.

Survived sudden cardiac arrest
neurologically intact. Read more  

Ron and Rescuers 
Miracle Man Survives SCA after
42 minutes of CPR and 11 Shocks
Ron Porter survived neurologically

A.J. Meerwald - N.J.'s tall ship

AED Plus Aboard New Jersey’s 
Official Tall Ship
CompleteCare Health Network 
donated two AED Plus units.

AED Plus AHA pads


Manitoba Legislation Mandates
AEDs in Public Places
AEDs must be installed in
“high-traffic public places."

Adirondack Cardiology Donates Defibrillators 
New York Cardiology Practice Donates
Two AEDs to Local Football Team  

Dr. Jack Layden facilitated the

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Australian Save Shows Value
of AutoPulse
A man clinically dead for 40 minutes
regained a pulse. 

Swimming pool


38-year-old Woman Revived with AutoPulse 
A former junior world champion triathlete.

Firehouse Subs


Firehouse Subs Grant Enables Another
AutoPulse Purchase

The Holt Community Fire Protection District
now has two devices. 

R Series TV Set  
ZOLL Products Ready for Their Close-ups 
ZOLL products are featured on the set of a
Toronto-based medical drama.

Evergreen Public School


AED Plus Used to Treat Two
Students at Evergreen High
Two students collapsed at the
campus this school year.

Hockey Player Saved by AED Plus 
NHL Player Saved with AED Is Spokesman
for Heart and Stroke Foundation

He was saved by his friends, who performed
CPR and used the AED Plus.

EMS Safety Innovation Award 2013 

X Series and RescueNet Road Safety Receive
EMS Safety Innovation Award

The winners were chosen by experts from the
EMS Safety Foundation.

Salvation Army 

A Heartfelt Gesture 
An AED Plus was donated to the Salvation Army

X Series and AutoPulse with Firefighter and Captain


Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Aisle 7
The X Series and the AutoPulse were
used to save a shopper.

Muamba AutoPulse


AutoPulse Used to Help Save British
Footballer from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

The AutoPulse was used following manual CPR.

Kingston NH AED Plus 

Prognosis is good for happy holiday season
Police save runner using CPR and AED.

Dave Mann and Steve Woody  

Two Saved with Same AED Plus at Fitness Club 
The gym staff knew exactly what to do in providing
CPR and using the AED Plus.

Thermogard XP 

Sanford Health Uses IVTM for Spinal Cord Injuries
One of the first medical centers to use IVTM
for spinal cord injuries

Top Innovations Award Ribbon 
X Series Wins 2012 Top Innovation Award from EMS World Magazine 
Featured as one of the EMS industry’s most innovative products of the year

AHA 2012


AHA ReSS and Scientific Sessions 2012  

Thirteen ZOLL-related presentations scheduled 

Hearts 4 Hockey

A Valentine Gift for the Heart
from Hearts4Hockey
AED Plus donation delivered to school


Pay It Forward  
Grant recipients donate AEDs

AED Plus Hockey Arena

A Thanksgiving Story  
Donated AED helps save student's life

American Heart Association logo
AHA ReSS and Scientific Sessions 2011
CIRC Trial Results to be presented

  AED - Gym

CPR and AED Plus Score Big at Pick-up Basketball Game
Celtics coach helps save victim's life 

AED Pro Mt. Kilimanjaro

AED Pro Reaches the Peak
Accompanies Mt. Kilimanjaro ascent

Spinners game survivors

Heart Disease Survivors Show Heart at Spinners Game
AHA and ZOLL team up for hands-only CPR

  Danish soldier AED Plus

Danish Officer Serving in Afghanistan Saved with AED Plus
Collapsed in fitness tent

Mass Device Big 100 2011

Packer Named to MassDevice CEO Class of 2011
Cutting-edge leadership and innovative thinking

Ride the Rockies Bicycle Tour

AED Plus Helps Save Cyclist During Ride the Rockies Bicycle Tour
57-year-old receives two shocks. 

Firehouse Subs cup

Hero Cups, Pickle Buckets, and the AutoPulse
Firehouse Subs AutoPulse donation helped save a life

Canada Heart Ride

ZOLL Canada Helps Sponsor Toronto Heart and Stroke Bicycle Ride
72 riders and 11 teams 

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One Hockey Player Saves Another
Goalie saved with AED donated in another's name

Boston Heart Ball 2011

 Boston Marathon SCA Survivor Helps AHA Raise Over $1 Million
Carleton Smith attends AHA Heart Ball  

Canadian Prime Minister Harper

Canada Announces $10 Million for AEDs
SCA victim saved in arena with AED

Georgia school AED

Georgia Considers School AED Legislation
Andrew Cohn AED Act 


STEMI Management Solutions Help Save Lives in Winnipeg
Wireless technology shortens D2B time

Clasped hands

Dozens Perform CPR for 96 Minutes to Help Save SCA Victim
Volunteer firefighters, police, rescue squads  

Teacher with AED Plus

Missouri Elementary School Teacher Revived Using AED Plus
Will push for state AED legislation 

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IVTM Helps Miami Gymnast Walk Again After Spinal Cord Injury
Intravascular hypothermia treatment  

Ottawa AED Plus

Bystander CPR and AED Plus Help Save Ottawa Fitness Center Member
Kicking off American Heart Month

Briston Clifton Golf Course AED

A Knight to the Rescue
Golf course patrons now protected by AEDs 

AED Plus on school wall

Wisconsin Middle School Student Saved with CPR, AED Plus
Suffers SCA in physical education class 

R Series ALS

Defibrillators and CPR: Saving Even More Lives in 2011
R Series featured in DOTMed Business News     

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AED Plus at Tournament of Roses Parade 2011
4th consecutive year 

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Virginia YMCA Patron Saved with Help of AED Plus
Quick action in spinning class saves a life 

LifeVest illustration

Missouri SCA Victim Saved Twice Wearing LifeVest
2 cardiac arrests in one week 

50 SCA Survivors at CPR Gala

SCA Survivors Attend CPR 50th Anniversary Gala
CPR pioneers honored 

CIty West UK AED Plus

 AEDs Installed in UK Neighborhoods by Housing Association
City West Beats trains staff on AEDs 

300th AED

County Celebrates 300th School AED
All schools equipped with AEDs, thanks to public access defibrillation program  

AED Plus Germantown Athletic Club

Tennessee Athletic Club Member Saved with Help of CPR, AED Plus
Club members, staff perform CPR 

Georgian College staff member Nicole Graham and AED Plus

Ontario Student Saved on College Campus with Bystander CPR, AED Plus
Public Access Defibrillation program put into action   

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Firefighters Fight Huge Shanghai Apartment Blaze
Chinese medics stand by with M Series defibrilators. 

Allegheny Courthouse

Pennsylvania Police Officer Saved by Deputies Using AED Plus and CPR
Sherriff's deputies save a life at the courthouse  

Teacher with AED Plus

Oregon AED Legislation for Schools and Public Places
New AED mandates  

Guidelines 2010

2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC Released
C-A-B emphasizes compressions first.  

AED Plus dentist office wall

New Dental AED Legislation in Massachusetts and Mississippi
Board regulations require AEDs in most dental offices.  

Hank Constantine

AED Programs Give Lay Rescuers Confidence
"In a Man-Down Emergency," as featured in ISHN

Bobby Pantano receiving AED Plus

Bobby Pantano, A 14-Year-Old with Guts
Diagnosed with Bicuspid Aortic Stenosis, he keeps on going

Ottawa Parliament

Canadian Ski Patrollers Use CPR, AED to Save Cardiac Arrest Victim
Man collapsed in Ottawa park as patrollers retrained.  

Hospital defibrillation

Hospitals Provide Early Defibrillation Options
Early defibrillation can be seconds away.

Heart Safe Community sign

Billings Clinic Wants Montana Communities HeartSafe
Public access defibrillation programs help save lives in rural communities.

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911 Dispatcher's CPR Instructions to Husband Help Save Wife's Life
Bystander CPR, AutoPulse, help save sudden cardiac arrest victim.

Andrew Fleischacker

Temperature Management Featured in Surgical Products
Warming and Cooling Critical to Temperature Management" in July issue.  

Olivia Quigley

Boston Med TV Show Features 6-Year-Old SCA Survivor
First grader Olivia Quigley collapsed during gym class.  

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Airport Passenger Saved by Sheriffs Using AED Plus and CPR
Airline passenger collapsed at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.   

Boston Celtics Heroes Among Us

Bystander CPR Provider Honored by Boston Celtics
Laura Geraghty revived a man at Walmart using a PocketCPR.    

AutoPulse and R Series in Hospital setting

Hospitals Improving Sudden Cardiac Arrest Response Programs
In-hospital reuscitation, CPR, Chain of Survival...  

World Cup - ZOLL defibrillators

World Cup Sports ZOLL Defibrillators
ZOLL defibrillators and AEDs are at the World Cup.  


Steve Whitehead

Steve Whitehead: Guest Blogger
Steve shares an experience about capnography's benefits.

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CPR and AED Awareness Week: AEDs in Canada
Schools, hockey rinks, recreation facilities—Canada is serious about AEDs.


Michelle Snyder

Jenny's Mother is on a Mission  
17-year-old Jenny Snyder's heart stopped suddenly during soccer practice. 


CPR and AED Awareness Week, June 1-7
You have the power to save a life in your hands.  

Pat Hall SCA Survivor

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Victim Saved at Twins Baseball Game
Volunteer paramedics, first responders, nurses and doctors saved this fan's life.  

EMS Week 2010 news story

ZOLL Celebrates EMS Week 2010
EMS Week is May 16-22, and we just want to say thank you...      


Hospital automated external defibrillator AED Plus

AEDs in Hospitals and Clinics Becoming More Common
AEDs are an important first step in early defibrillation.


SCA Foundation Contest Winners Receive AEDs
Norwich Free Academy won two AEDs with a video about 15-year-old Larry Pontbriant. 

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Second AED Save at Nanaimo Hockey Rink
Retired firefighters used CPR and an AED Plus to save their teammate's life.

Boston Marathon EMS AED

Bystander CPR and EMS Bike Squad Save Boston Marathoner's Life
The Boston EMS Bike Squad used the ZOLL AED Pro to resuscitate the runner.  

AED Plus on school wall

School AED Helps Save Life During Basketball Game
A Virginia school's AED helps save a life during a men's league game.     

Firehouse Subs AutoPulse Donation

Firehouse Subs AutoPulse Donation Helps Save Man's Life
Foundation donation to Mt. Pleasant Fire Department saves a life.   

ZOLL CEO Rick Packer

ZOLL CEO Rick Packer on the Medical Device Tax
ZOLL CEO Rick Packer speaks about the medical device tax included in the new health care reform bill.  


Tennessee School AED Legislation Introduced Following Student Death
Tennessee is the latest state to look into AEDs at schools and sporting events. 


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Florida AED Legislation for Assisted Living Facilities
Pending legislation would require AEDs in certain assisted living facilities.  

Brenda Butler

Technology Improves Military Health Care Outcomes
Brenda Butler talks with Military Medical Technology about patient outcomes.  

Ambulance Safety - Michael Kurz, MD

Ambulance Safety, Social Media, Information Sharing at EMS Today
How safe are EMS paramedics in the back of a moving ambulance?


AED Legislation in Maryland, Oregon, and Wisconsin
States legislate AEDs in health clubs, physical therapy offices, and high schools.   

Chronicles of EMS Premiere

Chronicles of EMS Web Reality Show Premieres
World-wide premiere in San Francisco starring Justin Schorr and Mark Glencorse.  


Health club

Ontario Man Saves a Life - Again
This hero is starting to make a habit of saving lives...  

Ward Hamilton

Radio Interview on AEDs, CPR, Resuscitation
WCAP interviewed Senior VP Ward Hamilton on heart disease, AEDs and more.   Read more...    

AEDs Donated

AEDS Donated to Schools by Mass. Foundation
For American Hearth month we're featuring heroes in the fight against sudden cardiac arrest. Read more...   

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Firefighters Give 81-Year-Old Another Chance at Life
Barre, Vermont, firefighters have given 81-year-old Joe Ryan a second chance.

AED in the workplace

February is American Heart Month
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.

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Michigan Red Cross Advocates for AEDs in Schools  
Speed counts in a sudden cardiac arrest, and schools should have AEDs on site.

Medical Device Makers Tax Addressed by U.S. Senate Candidate Scott Brown
Scott Brown visited ZOLL to discuss healthcare reform. 

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CPR, Resuscitation Guidelines Feedback
Take part in the ILCOR and AHA process to develop recommendations. 

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Canada Hockey Rinks Use AEDs   
Two sudden cardiac arrest saves at hockey rinks in Canada used AEDs.  

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AEDs at Tournament of Roses Parade
23 AED Plus® AEDs will be at this years Tournament of Roses parade. 

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Government Funding for Rural AEDs Increases
Congress voted to increase funding for the Rural Access to Emergency Devices (RAED) Grant Program, for automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in rural areas.   

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National Association of EMS Physicians Present Ambulance Safety Conference
Leading experts will be discussing topics related to the improvement of safety for rescuers and patients in a moving ambulance.  


Oregon Legislation Requires AEDs in Larger Businesses
As of 1/1/10, new legislation in Oregon requires automated external defibrillators in larger businesses.

Keating Elementary AED Plus

AED Saves Life of Ontario Elementary School Student
James Keating Elementary in Penetanguishene is celebrating the survival of their student, Brandon Koskitalo. 

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ZOLL Supporting Chronicles of EMS Web Reality Show
Chronicles of EMS is the first reality series by EMS providers for providers. 

EMS Expo Live AutoPulse Interview  


An EMS Expo Live interview on the floor of EMS Expo demonstrates the AutoPulse non-invasive cardiac support pump.