Lunch and Learn - Heartsafe
HEARTSafe Communities is a program designed to promote survival from sudden out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. It is a general concept focused upon strengthening the “chain of survival” as described by the American Heart Association; it recognizes and stimulates efforts by individual communities to improve their system for preventing sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) from becoming irreversible death.
Discuss Secondary Prevention Programs and the role EMS plays
Introduce the HeartSafe program as a secondary preventive program to combat sudden cardiac arrest
Discuss how to get started
Discuss where we are in Dothan and PEARLS