For drowning victims, CPR sooner is better!

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During the last few days we have been monitoring a story that suggests that for lifeguards, administering CPR sooner rather than later especially in the open water setting and on a boat is crucial to positive patient outcomes.  Another key is to ventilate sooner rather than perform CPR only. Fortunately … Continue reading

Lifeguards & EMS Must Come Together As One

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Our staff of lifeguard/EMT’s and lifeguard/paramedics understand that as service providers, me must be able to work with other agencies in the event of an emergency such as fire department personnel, law enforcement personnel and of course ambulance personnel on scene. Most of our jobs occur in Los Angeles and … Continue reading