Written by Blaire

CPR & AED Awareness Week

This week is CPR and AED Awareness Week. In 2007, the American Heart Association (AHA), the American Red Cross and the National Safety Council worked together to create CPR and AED Awareness Week. Congress unanimously agreed and designated June 1-7 each year to CPR and AED Awareness Week to focus on the importance of knowing [...]
AED INFO, CPR, Written by Blaire

National EMS Week 2021

May 16-22, 2021 is the 46th annual National EMS Week. EMS week celebrates both the EMS profession and professionals for the vital role they play in the healthcare continuum. This year’s theme is “This is EMS: Caring for Our Communities” focusing on honoring those who dedicate their lives to the safety and well-being of our […]

EMS Week, Written by Blaire

What Does a Defibrillator Do?

What is a Defibrillator? Before we can answer “what does a defibrillator do?”, let’s first define what a defibrillator is. A defibrillator is a device that sends electric shocks or pulses to the heart – think about the machines that doctors use in television shows when they yell “clear!” However, defibrillators come in many different […]

AED INFO, Written by Blaire

Sleep in the Pandemic: Why and How to Catch Better Z’s

Almost thirteen months to date into the pandemic, a lot of things still look different: drive-thrus are more popular than ever, we’ve realized that we can do almost anything outside, and we know which masks bring out our eyes. But one unfortunate adjustment that many adults have made is that we’ve disrupted our sleep schedules, […]

Heart Health, Written by Blaire

Meet the Coro Canine Crew: Dora

Written by Blaire CzarnieckiCustomer Service Director Fact checked by Phillip Woods, BA, NREMT-P, FP-C Blaire attended the University of Tennessee where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Human Ecology- Child and Family Studies. She has been in the Automated External Defibrillator (AED) industry for over eight years and is the Director of Customer Service for Coro Medical. […]

Uncategorized, Written by Blaire

Women’s Heart History

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we want to take a look at how heart health in women has evolved over the years. As is the case in many other fields, women have been historically underrepresented in cardiovascular health – both in research and as providers.  The Evolution of Women’s Heart Health Despite the fact […]

Heart Health, Written by Blaire