Today marks the beginning of 8 weeks of travel to and from top secret large military base where MSP holds it’s In-Service training…Of which I get to do the 1st Responder refresher portion of…Or as they call it ‘That 1st Aid stuff!!”…
Well they suffer through it and then I see the life saving awards submitted for them and lo and behold!! Skills we repeatedly pound into their thick skulls they use!!!
Whoa!! Who woulda thunk it!!????
Anyhow… Dress warmly as it is a bit north of home base for me…
One child chokes to death every 5 days in the US. Basic emergency medical training should be taught in schools.
Was sent to me by a contact on Linked. Not sure where the data comes from but with the ability to learn a simple and effective maneuver, the Heimlich, very easy to teach and to learn, these could be prevented.
I have taught hundreds, if not thousands, BLS/CPR which includes dealing with choking victims..
And Jesus Came And Spoke To Them, Saying, "All Authority Has Been Given To Me In Heaven And Earth, Go Therefore And Make Disciples Of All The Nations, Baptizing Them In The Name Of The Father And Of The Son And Of The Holy Spirit, Teaching Them To Observe All Things That I Have Commanded You; And Lot I Am With You Always, Even To The End Of The Age." Amen (Mt 28:18-20)