When the WebMD Director of Web Services suffered an attack of sudden cardiac arrest while attending a meeting at the Atlanta headquarters, his coworkers sprang into action. Having received training, they knew exactly what to do. They were able to restore his normal heart rhythm with an AED.
The 62 year old grandfather had no previous history of heart disease. It just goes to show what having the right training can do. Knowing CPR and how to use an AED made the difference in this man’s life and that of his family. Instead of grieving a loss, they can celebrate a second chance at life.
Read the complete story, Employees use AED to save WebMD employee, here.