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Emergency Medical Responder Training Program- FAQ

Emergency medical responder, or first responder, is a generalized term that is often used to refer to individuals who are first on the scene of an emergency situation. But the term also refers to a specific Medical Responder certification level achieved through specific training programs that go beyond basic  First Aid and CPR training. According to the National Highway Traffic …

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New Dechoker Device Focuses Spotlight on Choking Hazards

Maybe you’ve just seen the Dechoker television ads.  Or you stumbled across one of the Dechoker training videos on YouTube. A rescuer realizes that someone is unable to breathe and responds with a syringe-shaped device that includes a long tube and face mask.  The rescuer places the face mask on the victim, inserts the tube into the victim’s throat, pulls …