Author: Kat Perry

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How to Prevent Cardiac Arrest– 10 Preventative Actions to Safeguard Your Heart

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is an enormous healthcare problem, claiming the lives of over 350,000 people every…


Easy Ways to Earn Your Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

BLS, also known as Basic Life Support, is an important qualification for healthcare professionals that equips them…

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How Long Does a Heart Attack Last? Recognize & Respond Quickly

Heart attack is a leading cause of death in the United States, and, like Sudden Cardiac Arrest,…

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Monophasic vs. Biphasic AED Shocks — Learn the Difference

The terms Monophasic and Biphasic refer to two different shock techniques that can help save a person’s…

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Employee Spotlight: Avive Sets Sail with Topher Croddy

Topher Croddy is the newest member of Avive’s Business Operations team where he serves as the VP…

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Virginia SB 1453: AED Requirements Accelerate in VA Schools

Virginia is the latest state to strengthen its AED requirements in schools. The state recently passed a…

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Why The Access To AEDs Act, Championed by Damar Hamlin, is Such a Big Deal

Last week, on March 29th, Florida representatives introduced the Access to AEDs Act, a bipartisan bill to…

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Nearly All New York Gyms Required to Have AEDs as New Law Embraces the Future

Effective May 22, 2023, New York State will require AEDs be placed in all health and fitness clubs with 50 members or more.

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Why Colorado’s New Bill HB22-1251 is Major & Who Should Be Following Suit

The Importance of SCA Data Tracking  On July 1, 2022, Colorado House Bill 22-1251 went into effect,…

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FDA Announces AED Shortage – What This Means For AED Supply

During the COVID-19 pandemic, supply chain disruptions impacted the production of goods across industries, and medical technology…