Hands Only CPR

Woman performing cpr on child at the pool

Hands Only CPR can Save a Life !!

About 70% of all cardiac arrests occur in a private residence. This means more than 1/2 of these Emergency situation occur when only Family and Friends are present. Learn CPR so you can save the life of someone you Love.

Hands-Only CPR Can Save Lives

Most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in a public location die because they don’t receive immediate CPR from someone on the scene. As a bystander, don’t be afraid. Your actions can only help. When calling 911, you will be asked for your location. Be specific, especially if you’re calling from a mobile phone as that is not associated with a fixed address. Answering the dispatcher’s questions will not delay the arrival of help.

How to Give Hands-Only CPR

If you see a teen or adult suddenly collapse, call 911 and push hard and fast in the center of the chest to the beat of any tune that is 100 to 120 beats per minute. Immediate CPR can double or even triple a person’s chance of survival.

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