Ministry of Health Cantabria (Spain) uses this Free App to help save lives

Dave | Nov 13 2019 | 2 min read | News

We all know that saving time is crucial in a life-threatening cardiac arrest. That for every minute CPR/ Defibrillation is delayed, the victim’s chance of survival is reduced by 10%. Well now there is technology available to show you where the closest AED is, Worldwide. This incredibly useful app can be used when travelling...

We all know that saving time is crucial in a life-threatening cardiac arrest. That for every minute CPR/ Defibrillation is delayed, the victim’s chance of survival is reduced by 10%.

Well now there is technology available to show you where the closest AED is, Worldwide. This incredibly useful app can be used when travelling so you can be sure the hotel you are staying in or the sport facilities you use are equipped with an AED and therefore safer for you.

This week, the Ministry of Health in Cantabria in Northern Spain, has approved the use of the ‘Cisali’ app, to promote the awarenesss of AEDs (defibrillators) within the provence in an effort to save more lives. See more here: https://www.europapress.es/cantabria/noticia-sanidad-colabora-aplicacion-localizar-desfibriladores-todo-mundo-20191112111445.html

The app, developed by Citizens Save Lives Association, also has the ability for First Responders to register on the app, making themselves available should a cardiac arrest occur in their vacinity. And remember, the app is completely free of charge from the App Store or Google Play.

Learn more here: http://www.hearts.ie/cisali/