Oct 12, 2016

PulsePoint Launch in Prince George's County, MD

The Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department (PGFD) joined the PulsePoint Foundation and CTIA Wireless Foundation to bring life-saving technology to the County via the PulsePoint Respond app. The event was held at the Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex in Landover.  

PG County's Deputy Chief Administrative Officer of Public Safety Mark A. Magaw, PGFD Fire Chief Marc Bashoor and CTIA Wireless Foundation Executive Director Athena Polydorou highlighted the benefits of this mobile app that alerts CPR-trained citizens of cardiac events in their vicinity so they may administer aid.