CPR

St. Louis Fire Department chief training officer Doug Randall checks out a small mannequin patient during the unveiling of the St. Louis Fire Department Lifesaving Foundation Simulation Center in St. Louis on January 7, 2015. The Lifesaving Foundation, which provides funding for various emergency medical services in the way of equiptment and training, is unveiling the $500 thousand simulation center for the training of EMT's and paramedics in the St. Louis area. The center contains mannequins that breath, talk, bleed and simulate a real person in a realtime situation with rooms that simulate an explosion, fire or any kind of medical emergency. The center is the first of its kind in the St. Louis region. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Life-Like Mannequins Interact with STL First Responders in Training

“Instead of me standing there relating the information to them, they actually have to think their way through and treat the actual mannequin, just like you do in the field,” says EMS supervisor Chris Thompson.

01/09/2015

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St. Louis Teen Performs CPR to Save Baby at Store

A suburban St. Louis high school student is being credited with saving a baby’s life.

11/18/2014

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Middle School Staff, Police Save Student’s Life

Cross Keys Middle School Resource officer Kim Berry and physical education teacher Scott McMurry began CPR, then the principal and nurse arrived with an Automated External Defribulator.

04/08/2014

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St. Louis Man Resuscitated After Nearly Drowning In Meramec River

Gerald Shockley hospitalized in serious condition.

07/05/2012

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