2009

Defibrillators Now Standard Equipment at All Minnesota State Tournaments

By PAUL WALSH, Star Tribune StarTribune.com

Last update: October 30, 2009 – 8:09 AM

Along with water bottles and clipboards, portable heart defibrillators will now be standard equipment on the sidelines at Minnesota state tournament venues, the state’s governing body for high school athletics has announced.

The external devices will be deployed by medical personnel “so we can ensure …

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Minnesota High School Tournament Sidelines to be More Secure from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Minnesota State High School League acquires 8 mobile AEDs from HeartSine, making healthy investment in lives of tournament players, spectators, officials

Minneapolis, MN (October 30, 2009) – The Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) and HeartSine Technologies have teamed up to make the Minnesota State High School tournaments a safer place for the players, coaches, spectators, and officials. The MSHSL …

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HeartSine® samaritan® PAD and Fast-Acting Fire Department Help Save a Life in Sweden

On October 13, staff from the Umeå, Sweden fire department were able to save the life of a person who had suffered from a cardiac arrest, using a recently-purchased automatic external defibrillator.

The department had purchased five HeartSine® samaritan® PAD defibrillators from ViaMedici in June of this year to properly equip its emergency vehicles. Last week, they got a chance …

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HeartSine® samaritan® PAD and Fast-Acting Fire Department Help Save a Life in Sweden

On October 13, staff from the Umeå, Sweden fire department were able to save the life of a person who had suffered from a cardiac arrest, using a recently-purchased automatic external defibrillator.

The department had purchased five HeartSine® samaritan® PAD defibrillators from ViaMedici in June of this year to properly equip its emergency vehicles. Last week, they got a chance …

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HeartSine and Your Safety Company to Donate a Portion of Sales Proceeds to Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

Minneapolis, MN. In conjunction with National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month, this October, HeartSine Technologies Inc. and Your Safety Company have announced plans to make a donation to the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation for every HeartSine® samaritan® PAD automated external defibrillator (AED) purchased through the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation before December 31, 2009.

HeartSine and Your Safety Company are, respectively, …

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Crusaders for a Cause donate defibrillator to Palmerton Police

In the event of a cardiac arrest, the Palmerton Police Department in Pennsylvania is now better equipped to deal with such a scenario.

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Boston Pizza Installs AED Station

Posted by Ryan Frankson, News Staff

The Boston Pizza in Sherwood Park on Wye Road has installed this Automated External Defibrillator station, in case a patron or employee of the restaurant ever goes into cardiac arrest.

When you think of Boston Pizza and hearts, you usually think of Valentine’s Day, when the nationwide restaurant chain has paper hearts decorated by …

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Danville Doctor Adjusts to Life after Cardiac Arrest

AUG. 9, 2008 was the day that Danville doctor Joseph Farrell died.

The then-56-year-old was at a memorial dinner in Rocklin when he suffered sudden cardiac arrest. Turning a blackish blue, Farrell dropped to the floor.

“I thought he was choking at first,” says his wife, Edie Farrell. But he wasn’t choking. His heart had stopped. Read the original

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On Call International and First Responder Educational Services Unite to Offer HeartSine AEDs to Customer

New Hampshire based On Call International announced today that it has reached an exclusive partnership agreement with First Responder Educational Services (FRES) to provide clients with complete emergency preparedness, management and rescue services. On Call International provides 24/7 emergency medical, travel, and security assistance services, including physicians on call around the clock, to more than 7 million travelers each year through …

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18-Hole Course Gets Life-Saving Donation

The Estes Park Golf Course in Colorado received a portable HeartSine AED (automatic external defibrillator) from the Jeffrey R. Bowman Memorial Fund during the recent Memorial Day holiday.

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