Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor Donates Defibrillator to Grandson’s School after Defying the Odds at CasinoMarch 8, 2016
A Louisiana man who survived a sudden cardiac arrest at Boomtown Casino donates an automated external defibrillator (AED) to St. Rosalie School with HeartSine’s Forward Hearts program
James Stein defied all odds at a local casino last October when he survived a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) that almost cost him his life.
Fortunately, luck …
September 10, 2015
An Australian tourist visiting Cornwall nearly died after suffering a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at The Land’s End Hotel.
The tourist collapsed without notice at the hotel’s entrance as he suffered a SCA. Fortunately, thanks to effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the immediate use of an on-site HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), the Australian’s life was saved.
September 9, 2015
Porthleven Bowling Club in Cornwall is now equipped with a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), just months after the club’s groundsman suffered a near fatal Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) on the club’s premises.
Groundsman Mike Rutter’s SCA unexpectedly took place on the Bowling Club’s green field. Fortunately, due to the quick thinking of two members that immediately …
August 5, 2015
Residents in the city of Marana, Arizona are now protected in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), after the Marana Police Department received a generous donation of nine HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) from a local nonprofit organization.
The lifesaving AEDs, contained in rugged watertight cases, were donated by the Steven M. Gootter Foundation, an Arizona-based organization dedicated …
July 13, 2015
Duneland Family YMCA in Chesterton, Indiana has received a donation of a HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for use during a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
The HeartSine defibrillator will protect the club’s staff, members, and visitors in the event of a SCA, a condition in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating.
The AED was donated to the club by Porter …
July 12, 2015
Earlier this year, while at home John Lucas suffered a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) that that almost caused him to lose his life.
Fortunately, his household kept a HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) on-hand, as his son was diagnosed with a heart problem that can lead to SCA.
When Lucas experienced the SCA, he suddenly collapsed on his bedroom floor. …
July 1, 2015
The Oro Valley Police Department and over 41,000 citizens of Oro Valley, Arizona are now heart safe after the police department received a donation of 12 HeartSine® Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to protect the city’s citizens in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
The AEDs were donated by the Steven M. Gootter Foundation, an Arizona-based organization dedicated to …
June 29, 2015
On November 13, 2014, Leon Franz from Ober-Lais in Germany suffered a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) while in Physical Education class.
The twelve year old student suddenly collapsed as he went to tie his shoelaces. Immediately after, staff began cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and administered a shock by the nearby HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED), which brought him back to life. Franz was …