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When an individual suffers an out-of-hospital heart attack, his survival depends greatly on receiving immediate CPR from a bystander. However, according to the American Heart Association (AHA), less than one-third of these individuals receive the help they need, because most bystanders are untrained in CPR and are afraid they will do something wrong.

CPR is a life-saving technique that helps maintain some blood flow to the brain and heart, and can help "buy time" until paramedics arrive with more advanced care.

Recent News & Announcements
November 20, 2015
Spinal Motion Restriction

NYS has changed its protocol regarding spinal motion restriction. In many cases in the future,  we may not use a long backboard at all.  Since this is a big change from what we are all used to, NYS has put together a mandatory program for all certified EMS providers in NYS. It consists of two parts: the first part is an on-line webinar and exam. The webinar can be....
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