Virginia EMS for Children Pediatric Champions Newsletter

Welcome to the newly formed Virginia EMS for Children (EMSC) Pediatric Champions newsletter.

The goal of this newsletter is to facilitate connections among EMS and Emergency Department personnel who share a passion for providing exceptional care to children. Through this partnership, we aim to foster a supportive network that offers education, references, and discussions on pediatric care throughout the state.

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PulsePoint app live in Staunton, Augusta, Waynesboro areas

The PulsePoint app is now live in Staunton, Augusta and Waynesboro areas. Check out the news story to learn more about this life-saving app:

The PulsePoint app allows CPR-trained individuals to receive an alert from PulsePoint Respond, and it tells them where a cardiac arrest event is happening and where they can find the nearest AED.

The PulsePoint AED app can allow citizens to receive help before a life is in danger by easily identifying AEDs throughout the community. Users can also place the AED location on a map, add business and descriptor information and submit photos of the AED in the context of its surroundings.

Learn more about the PulsePoint app: