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Dispatcher-led CPR instructions improve cardiac outcomes

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 19, 2014

When 9-1-1 dispatchers go over cardiopulmonary resuscitation techniques with bystanders until first responders arrive, cardiac arrest survival increases from about 8 percent to more than 11 percent, data show. The American Heart Association recommendation to train dispatchers, measure bystander CPR outcomes and provide 9-1-1 centers with feedback has not been uniformly adopted across the U.S. HealthDay News (11/15)


N.D. PSAPs work toward NG 9-1-1

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 05, 2014

FCC: Carriers must report 9-1-1 outages within 30 minutes

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 05, 2014

NYC dispatchers manually route 600 ambulance calls during outage

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 05, 2014

Callers ask dispatchers to help them get through corn maze

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 12, 2014

Old-fashioned pole box beats 9-1-1 call to firefighters

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 05, 2014

FCC considers new 9-1-1 rules as fiber networks grow

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 05, 2014

First responders are unhappy with 9-1-1 board decision

Public Safety SmartBrief | Nov 12, 2014

Official: Minneapolis 9-1-1 budget hike to cut response times

Public Safety SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

First responders train for Ebola; CDC updates EMT guidelines

Public Safety SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014


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