Defibrillator

HeartSine samaritan® defibrillator saves swimmer’s life in Lubuskie, Poland

A man’s life was recently saved by a HeartSine samaritan® automated external defibrillator (AED) at Zielona Recreation Centre in Lubuskie, Poland. He was swimming in the pool at the recreation center when he lost consciousness and sank below the water. Lifeguard Pauline Niemczynowska and her colleagues quickly sprang into action pulling the man from the pool. They then dried him …

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Volksbank’s Berge Branch Installs a Lifesaving HeartSine AED

Volksbank Osnabrücker Nordland in Berge, Germany has recently installed a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® automated external defibrillator (AED) near the entrance area of the bank. Funds for this defibrillator were raised by the handwork group KFD of Berge, the Volksbank Osnabrücker Nordland, and the community German Red Cross of Berge. This AED will be easily accessible at the self-service counter near …

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Eurocup Basketball Team and Fans Now Heart Safe

Lithuania’s BC Lietuvos Rytas basketball team and thousands of its spectators are now protected in the event of life-threatening cardiac emergencies after a HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) was awarded to the team in an AED program sponsored by Hopey’s Heart Foundation (HHF).

The lifesaving donation was part of HHF’s AED Grant Program, an initiative that supplies eligible participants with …

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HeartSine’s Korean Distributor, Health and Dream at Andong Marathon

On April 12, HeartSine’s Korean Authorized Distributor, Health and Dream, attended the 10th Andong Nakdong River Marathon 2015, where they offered free cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator (AED) training to over 6,000 marathon attendees. Attendees of the marathon included local members of the National Assembly and local celebrities.

With 84% of sudden cardiac arrest …

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Volksbank Sollingen Branch Installs HeartSine Defibrillator

Volksbank Sollingen’s Bodenfelde, Germany branch has installed a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® automated external defibrillator (AED). The device will be placed near the bank’s entrance and accessible to all residents of Bodenfelde in the event of a life-threatening sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) emergency.

Local government official, Christian Rohner, feels that the HeartSine AED is a useful addition to the community and is relieved that …

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First Responders Group Receives HeartSine Defibrillator

A business in the town of Bad Dürrheim, Germany has donated a lifesaving HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) to a group of rescuers belonging to the Red Cross Villingen.

The newly formed first responders group will be responsible for providing first aid services during emergencies that take place in the areas of Pfaffenweiler and Herzogsweiler. Such services include performing cardiopulmonary …

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HeartSine Technologies Expands Sales Team to Meet Major Expansion Plans in Latin America

HeartSine® Technologies is pleased to announce plans to expand sales of its lifesaving automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in Latin America with the appointment of two Latin America Commercial Division Managers, Michelle Durán and Bruno Giraldo.

Durán and Giraldo, both based in Colombia, will be responsible for overseeing the growth and development of commercial business activities throughout Latin America, while creating …

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Volksbank Donates HeartSine Defibrillator to Football Club

Volksbank has donated a lifesaving HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) to the FC Lau-Brechte football club in Ochtrup, Germany.

The AED will protect all team players and spectators in the event of a life-threatening sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) incident. SCA is a condition in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating, and it is often fatal if not treated within the …

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HeartSine’s Response to U.K. Chancellor’s Budget 2015

In response to the Chancellor’s Budget announced today, Declan O’Mahoney, Chief Executive of Belfast based HeartSine Technologies, said:

“I am delighted that the Chancellor has set aside £1 million for the purchase and placement of defibrillators in public places, including schools.

“Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a leading cause of death accounting for an estimated 100,000 deaths a year in …

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Jerusalem Basketball Club to Play in Heart Safe Arena

Due to the recent donation of a lifesaving HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) device, the players of Hapoel Jerusalem Basketball Club in Israel and thousands of their spectators are now protected in the event of a life-threatening sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) emergency.

The donation is courtesy of an AED Grant Program sponsored by Hopey’s Heart Foundation and Shaag Medical Group, …

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