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5 People Who Aren’t Required To Be CPR Certified, But Should Be Certified Anyway

Not every profession requires that you become CPR certified. As a matter of fact, the vast majority of professions have no requirements for these certifications or incentivize their employees to obtain.
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  • Aug 13, 2020

What Is A BLS Training And Who Needs It?

Whether you are a current or aspiring medical professional or healthcare worker or someone who is simply looking to round out their personal skillset and knowledge with a CPR training course,.
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  • Aug 13, 2020

5 Reasons To Get CPR Certified

While we recognize that it would be far easier to enumerate the short list of reasons why you shouldn’t get CPR certification, we thought that it would be sending the wrong.
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  • Jul 10, 2020

A Brief History Of CPR

CPR courses are organized and taught to help provide medical professionals, first responders, caregivers, and everyday people the training and tools to help resuscitate an unresponsive person. But how did the.
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  • Mar 25, 2020

COVID-19: Is CPR training an essential service?

The new virus concerns make locking down community activity a priority to help contain it.  But what about those essential services that need to continue to operate in midst of those.
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Mar 19, 2020

Philadelphians this is why It Is Important to Learn CPR

One video recently went viral that showed Poncho, a police dog, providing CPR. The devoted canine from Madrid Spain performs the procedure on his handler who has pretended to pass out..
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  • Mar 10, 2020

Ten Important Factors To Consider Before Buying An AED

A readily, easily accessible AED is an invaluable life saving device. While the technology and functionality of an AED makes it a complex piece of life saving gear under the hood,.
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  • Jan 20, 2020

5 Behaviors That Increase Your Heart Disease Risk

According to the CDC, about 1 in every 4 deaths in the United States is the result of heart disease. This statistic is sobering, and it likely makes you wonder what.
  • Laura Criderby Laura Crider
  • Jan 02, 2020

Do You Know the Difference Between a Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest?

We all know that cardiac issues can be dangerous and even life-threatening. However, it can be difficult to understand all of the terminology surrounding cardiac episodes. To make matters more confusing,.
  • Laura Criderby Laura Crider
  • Nov 15, 2019

Why Parents Should Learn Infant CPR

We often hear the word CPR used in casual conversation in child care centers or in hospitals. CPR is short for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. This lifesaving measure is performed when a child.
  • Avatarby Donna Ryan
  • Oct 09, 2019

Students Rally for CPR Requirements

We all know that children are the future of our country and our world. Too often, we hear about the negative things that young people are doing, but a group of.
  • Laura Criderby Laura Crider
  • Sep 25, 2019

CPR Classes MacDill AFB

In-Pulse CPR is now offering public CPR certification classes in South Tampa. This new location is only 3 miles from the Air Force Base of MacDill. Over the past several years.
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Sep 05, 2019

Nursing News: Passive Leg Raising and Elevating the Head during CPR Prove to Be Beneficial

Around 275,000 people, per year, experience OHCA (out-of-hospital cardiac arrest) incidents. This finding was reported by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National.
  • Avatarby Donna Ryan
  • Aug 15, 2019

New FL CPR Bus Driver Law – We can help train

Case Study: Hillsborough County Transportation Hillsborough Country Transportation has 1500 drivers who are now required by this new law to be CPR/FA trained. They decided to certify 7 internal staff to.
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Aug 13, 2019

Multiple CPR Classes in Delaware Valley Greater Philadelphia

American Heart Association CPR certification training The AHA is a Red Cross alternative for a 2 year CPR certification class.  Did you know that Healthcare workers are required to retake the.
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Jul 29, 2019

AED Misconceptions

AEDs are complicated, highly specialized medical devices. As a result, they can be very intimidating and even frightening for people to imagine having to use in an emergency situation. We have.
  • Avatarby Derek Walborn
  • Jul 17, 2019

Nurse Shortage Increases in Florida

Nurse Shortage is Real Every year National Nurses week honors nurses in May, or from May 6th to May 12th (Florence Nightingale’s birthday). The founder of modern nursing valued a commitment.
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  • Jun 25, 2019

Keep the Steps for Hands-on CPR in Mind – Be Prepared

Statistics show that SCA or sudden cardiac arrest can happen to anyone at any age. However, the risk for SCA is greater for the following individuals: People who are diabetic People.
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  • Jun 18, 2019

CPR Saves a Life

The city of Philadelphia is campaigning to encourage its residents the benefits of learning CPR training.  Statistically, the average person in Philadelphia is half as likely to assist a person suffering.
  • Teresa Jenkinsby Teresa Jenkins
  • Apr 20, 2019

Bystander CPR: Important Facts You Should Know If You Are from Philadelphia

Research shows that Philadelphians need to learn CPR. In fact, studies indicate Philadelphia falls behind other cities when it comes to administering this life-saving procedure.  That is why it is imperative.
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  • Mar 22, 2019

Nursing 101 – Staying Focused

Tips for Nurses: How to Stay Calm and Focused during an Emergency or When Giving CPR Whether you are a nurse who is just beginning your career or have several years,.
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  • Feb 21, 2019

A Doctor uses CPR on his own Wife

CPR Save  Pennsylvania   This is the story of how a Pennsylvania Orthopedic Surgeon saved the life of his wife by performing the life-saving technique of CPR on her when she.
  • Teresa Jenkinsby Teresa Jenkins
  • Jan 13, 2019

CPR certification at over 13 classrooms across Pennsylvania

In-Pulse CPR Inc, An American Heart Training Center (TC) Offering CPR training in Greater Lehigh Valley, Harrisburg, Allentown, Philadelphia, more… At In-Pulse CPR we take pride in our quality of teaching..
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Jan 04, 2019

CPR certification at over 13 classrooms across Florida

In-Pulse CPR Inc, An American Heart Training Center (TC) Offering community classes in Tampa Bay, Ocala, Ft Myers, Orlando, more… At In-Pulse CPR we take pride in our quality of teaching..
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Jan 04, 2019

CPR certification at over 13 classrooms across Minnesota

In-Pulse CPR Inc, An American Heart Training Center (TC) Offering community certification classes in Twin Cities, St Cloud, Rochester, and more… At In-Pulse CPR we take pride in our quality of.
  • Troy Bowmanby Troy Bowman
  • Jan 04, 2019

5 Reasons Why you should become a CPR Instructor

Upcoming Instructor class dates in Florida are listed below. Becoming an American Heart Instructor:  You believe in the tremendous importance of CPR classes, and you have learned a lot by participating.
  • Laura Criderby Laura Crider
  • Dec 15, 2018

Why do we Need AED Training?

Before we go into why we need AED training; we need to explore what an AED device is.  AED is the abbreviation for Automated External Defibrillator.  The AED is an important.
  • Teresa Jenkinsby Teresa Jenkins
  • Nov 17, 2018

Philadelphia CPR Training on the Go

Each year, nearly 4 million Pennsylvanians use SEPTA, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transport Authority to get to their jobs, run errands, and explore all that this wonderful region has to offer. SEPTA.
  • Laura Criderby Laura Crider
  • Oct 19, 2018

What Beat is your CPR Playing to?

Playlists Support the Use of CPR When hands-only CPR or traditional CPR is performed, 100 chest compressions are required per minute. This number coincides with many musical songs today, and therefore.
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  • Aug 22, 2018

Young Rochester Boy Found Unresponsive at Bottom of Pool, Two peers credited in Saving.

This life-saving event happened in Rochester, Minnesota, when a quick responding 13-year old boy saved the life of another child who was drowning in the swimming pool they were both swimming.
  • Teresa Jenkinsby Teresa Jenkins
  • Aug 20, 2018