NS upgrades ambulances and training for faster response to heart attacks

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NS upgrades ambulances and training for faster response to heart attacks

Postby hrecruit » Sun Sep 03, 2006 3:56 pm

HALIFAX, NS - Nova Scotia has upgraded ambulance equipment and training for paramedics in order to respond more quickly to reports of heart attacks. Health Minister Chris D'Entremont says every ground ambulance in the province now carries a defibrillator that can send patient information through a special cell phone link to fax machines at any one of 19 receiving hospitals.
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