Tenn. County Hosts 4th Annual CPR Training Week

About 150 youth from 18 volunteer emergency medical organizations competed in the June 9 Bayshore EMS Cadet/Youth Competition.
The county sheriff taught 20 school nurses how to be prepared for a shooting scenario.
The competitors brought their ‘A’ games, which put the pressure on those judging. 
The ambulance is stocked with medical supplies and a patient simulator to help students practice patient care in a more realistic setting.
Top speakers and fresh content drew more than 100 attendees despite storms and flooding. 
Hopewell High School and Hopewell Fire and Rescue's partnership allows students to get their firefighter certificates during the school day instead of taking extra night classes.
Students learned safety lessons revolving around topics like medical emergencies, fire safety, and animal safety.
Members from the Augusta AHA location gave free lessons to passersby.
The field internship learning experience attracts volunteers and helps agencies find potential future employees.
Beginning in sixth grade, students will receive evidence-based first aid training every two years.
The campaign is being launched to coincide with National CPR and AED Awareness Week June 1-7.
Residents of Erie and Niagara counties learned life-saving skills through the national Stop the Bleed campaign.
In observation of National EMS Week, AMR is training thousands of people across the country in compression-only CPR.
A new study looks at gaps among EMS leaders and frontline workers.
A standardized assessment tool shows promise in improving documentation.