FAMILY AND FRIENDS CPR teaches lay rescuers skills in adult, child and infant CPR and relief of foreign body airway obstruction in the responsive victim. The course presents information about the American Heart Association (AHA) adult Chain of Survival and signs of heart attack, cardiac arrest, stroke and choking in adults. The course also presents information on the AHA pediatric Chain of Survival, signs of choking in infants and children, prevention of the most common fatal pediatric injuries and reduction in the risk of sudden infant death syndrome. A course “participation card” is given to each participant.
When & Where
Journeys: a health resource center
Journeys: a health resource center offers a quiet, reflective and comfortable education environment for individuals who want to learn more about various health topics, support groups or classes. In addition to its large library of health information, the area features a fireplace with cozy seating, large windows overlooking the new St. Agnes Hospital entrance, Café Coffee next door, and a welcoming, relaxing atmosphere.