Save lives? Isn't that what paramedics, doctors and emergency rooms are supposed to do?
Yes they are! But when it comes to sudden cardiac arrest, the difference between life and death is YOU. By providing CPR immediately – while the ambulance is on the way – you or any ordinary citizen can double or triple the chance of survival of a teammate, neighbor, congregation member, fellow diner, nearby shopper, spectator or family member.
Shocks & Saves provides you with the tools you need:
LEARN CPR and how to use an AED – it only takes an hour and it’s free!
DOWNLOAD the free PulsePoint phone app that alerts you of the need for bystander CPR simultaneous with the dispatch of MMR (currently only offered in Saginaw County). To install the PulsePoint app simply search PulsePoint in the Apple App store or in Android Apps on Google Play. Tips: Select Mobile Medical Response, Inc. (MI) as your agency. Agree to receive CPR notifications.