17180 - Cardiac Arrests and Defibs

Given that the only defib available 24/7 is based in Rickmansworth, outside the CAB building off the High Street, the Council is considering other locations within Moor Park, Eastbury and Rickmansworth.
We would welcome any statistics of Cardiac Arrest victims in Rickmansworth, Moor Park and Eastbury,
 
Cardiac Arrest incidents in Rickmansworth, Moor Park and Eastbury for 2016/17 and 2017/18
(Incidents – any incident where a response arrives on scene

  • Reference:
    17180
  • Response:

    Given that the only defib available 24/7 is based in Rickmansworth, outside the CAB building off the High Street, the Council is considering other locations within Moor Park, Eastbury and Rickmansworth.
    We would welcome any statistics of Cardiac Arrest victims in Rickmansworth, Moor Park and Eastbury,
     
    Cardiac Arrest incidents in Rickmansworth, Moor Park and Eastbury for 2016/17 and 2017/18
    (Incidents – any incident where a response arrives on scene)

    Year Rickmansworth Moor Park Eastbury Total
    2016/17 58 0 2 60
    2017/18 55 1 3 59
    Total 113 1 5 119


     
    Recommendations as to the purchase of suitable AEDs and their cost, and any other practical information available

     

    Please find attached our advice sheet on Community Public Access Defibrillator sites.

    EEAST supply Wel Medicals IPAD and also Cardiac Science’s Powerheart G5 units. We can sell them on their own or bundled with cabinets, consumables/insurance pack and our own Ambulance Service ‘Basic Life Support with AED’ training.

  • Area:
    Hertfordshire
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    • Calls
    • Emergency Operations
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