Toronto paramedics raise awareness of importance of bystander role in performing emergency CPR

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Paramedics and members of the Toronto Paramedic Services’ Safe City team demonstrated cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) to members of the public and City staff members today at Toronto City Hall. The event was part of Toronto Paramedic Services’ 2016 Heart Month activities. “Toronto Paramedic Services’ Safe City Program places public access defibrillators … Read More

Toronto Paramedic Services to hold CPR and defibrillator training session at City Hall as a Heart Month event

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Toronto Paramedic Services’ Safe City team will offer one-to-one coaching in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator (AED) for members of the public and City staff tomorrow as a Heart Month event. Media are invited to attend at any time during the three-hour event to photograph, film and interview paramedics demonstrating these emergency procedures. There will not be any … Read More

Media Invited to Test Their Driving Skills in a Toronto Ambulance

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Toronto Paramedic Services’ driver trainers invite members of the media to become “paramedic trainees” for an hour on Wednesday during Toronto Public Service Week, September 21 to 25. Participants will be tested on their driving skills while experiencing the rigorous driving test faced by paramedic trainees. Date: Wednesday, September 23 Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Members of the media … Read More