Finding first responders

Posted at: 02/03/2014 1:57 PM
By: Monica Robins, WKYC


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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WKYC) -- Firefighters, police and EMS want you to get involved.

University Hospitals is among the first in Ohio to be equipping the police and fire crews with a new smart phone app that enlists the public as part of the front-line responders when someone nearby is suffering from a heart attack.

PulsePoint is a software-as-a-service solution designed to support public safety agencies working to improve cardiac arrest survival rates through improved bystander performance and active citizenship.

Read more: WKYC