AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers Location:  Conference Room,  4046 Highway. 154  Newnan (just S of I-85 exit 51 (Storage XXtra) Date: Friday, Nov. 29, 2013  (that is Black Friday – get your shopping done early!). Time:  10:00 am – 1:30 …

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AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers Location:  Univ. of West GA (Newnan Center) Address:  7 Solar Circle    Newnan, GA 30263  (that’s in Shenandoah Industrial Park – 1 mile north of Bullsboro on Amlajack) Date:  Friday,  Oct. 18, 2013 Time:  9:00 am …

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More FREE AED Training, at least to the extent read-only with pictures and no hands-on-the-AED provides AED training. This AED is a Defibtech Lifeline View. Can you see spot the On/Off button and shock button? The display (and pads) will …

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Heart Disease Facts from CDC (Centers for Disease Control) About 600,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year–that’s 1 in every 4 deaths. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. …

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What is bystander CPR? (1) Non-medical personnel performing chest compressions (or full CPR) on a cardiac arrest victim, prior to the arrival of EMT/paramedics/nurses. (2) Performed in less than 30% of cardiac arrest events (3) The key to a city/community/state …

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Hands-only CPR, also called Compressions-Only CPR (COCPR), is relatively new concept, just recommended since 2008.  Recent studies have shown it is more effective than traditional CPR (compressions and mouth-mouth breaths) for lay responders,, in cases of a witnessed collapse of …

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