Vail Valley Medical Center, Starting Hearts aim to create community of first responders

Vail Valley Medical Center, Starting Hearts aim to create community of first responders
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By Krista Driscoll

What would you do if a friend, loved one or even a stranger was overcome by sudden cardiac arrest on the street? Local nonprofit Starting Hearts and the Vail Valley Medical Center have recently teamed up to make that question far easier to answer. Aiming to make the Vail Valley the safest place in the country to fall victim to out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest, the partnership between the two organizations is one that will increase accessibility to automated external defibrillators and first-responder education and promote cardiac health for residents of the Vail Valley.By the numbersCardiovascular disease is a global epidemic …

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