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Tom Henson Defib Map Donates Two Defibs

On Monday 29th April, Tom Henson Defib Map donated Chesterfield Community First Responders two defibs.

They said “The work and dedication Chesterfield CFR’s provide to the community is incredible and help save so many lives! After hearing about their amazing work we donated 2 defibrillators that will be put to great use helping casualties and 999 call outs! Thank you and keep up the great work!”

Tom Henson tragically passed away on the 31st of July 2018 at Gosforth fields, Dronfield, from cardiac arrest caused by congenital heart disease. Whilst the paramedics, first responders, and bystanders did everything in their power to save him, unfortunately, Tom tragically passed away

Find out more about the great work and view the Defib Map here

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Chesterfield College sponsors life-saving equipment

Chesterfield College has kindly donated a semi-automated defibrillator and blood pressure kit for one of our responders who is also a Hospitality and Catering lecturer with the college

Full news article available here on the Chesterfield College Website

GoodSam

Our volunteers within Chesterfield Community First Responders use the GoodSam app, so that at any time the app goes off we can be activated to Cardiac Arrests that are in our vicinity. All volunteers, Saving lives through technology

Operating Internationally, GoodSAM (Smartphone Activated Medics) incorporates the world’s most advanced emergency alerting and dispatching platform with a community of over 40,000 highly governed trained and trusted responders. The GoodSAM Cardiac system integrates with ambulance service CAD (computer aided dispatch) systems to trigger bystander response while the ambulance service is on route. GoodSAMPro provides a Community First Responder (CFR) dispatch system dispatching advanced care beyond cardiac arrest. Now with “Instant-On-Scene” – the emergency services can see the scene/patient via a video link. The system is now used by police, fire and other services for a host of emergency situations.

https://www.goodsamapp.org/

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