The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation works proactively with reporters and bloggers to provide information related to the prevention and treatment of sudden cardiac arrest. Following are articles that mention the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation as a resource. This compilation excludes the hundreds of thousands of media impressions generated by Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation news releases.


6/22/23: USA Today: Bills trainers cite Hamlin case as example for schools, youth leagues to make life-saving plans


8/23/22: Diagnostic and Interventional Technology: Ultrasound advances: In-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation

4/19/2022: Rescue One: Artificial intelligence can now help predict cardiac arrest

2/17/2022: NBC Montana: Advocates praise 2020 Montana law mandating AEDs in school

2/14/2022: Spotlight on America: AEDs are a crucial life-saving tool. Why doesn't every US school have one?

February: EMS World: AHA Honors SCAF Founder Newman


12/13/2021: Philadelphia Inquirer: Defibrillators are not installed in most restaurants. After surviving cardiac arrest, this Penn professor thinks that should change.

2/1/2021: After son survives cardiac arrest, family pushes to make CPR training mandatory in public schools

1/19/2021: The Courier: Remote Cardiac Monitoring System Market was estimated to grow at 21.5% CAGR during the forecast period due to escalating number of patients suffering from cardiac diseases globally: says Absolute Markets Insights

1/7/2021: Industrial Fire World: Are Your Facility's Defibrillators FDA Approved?

1/8/2021: Occupational Health & Safety: Five Benefits of CPR Training in the Workplace


7/8/2020: The Baltimore Sun: Do not forget importance of having automated external defibrillators in schools

4/23/2020: ZOLL LifeVest: A Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator for Patients at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

1/27/2020: Assemblies of God News: Pastor Miraculously Delivered from Death's Door

1/08/20: Flint Side: How Author Brenda Brown Died - And Lived to Tell the Tale


12/28/19: The Province: Coroner Investigates Death of West Vancouver Girl, 10, on U.S. Flight

10/17/19: US News: He Used CPR in an Emergency - Then He Became the Emergency

10/15/19: New Indian Express: An Attempt to Set Guinness Record in CPR Training

10/7/19: Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Patient Walks to Ambulance Thanks to Wearable Defibrillator

9/30/19: Houston Chronicle: State Rep. Calanni Hosts Town Hall on Education

8/19/19: Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan: Kipp Kinsley's Memory to be Honored at Weekend Events

8/16/19: EMS World: Ohio Now Requires EMD Training for All Dispatch Centers

7/10/19: Fox10 Phoenix: Many Who Have Died of Cardiac Arrest May Have Had Undetected Heart Attacks, Study Says

6/17/19: EMS World: Penn. Governor Signs Bill to Develop CPR Curriculum

6/11/2019: The Morning Call: Pennsylvania's CPR Law is Good Step. Here's What Should Be Done Next

6/5/2019: Delaware County Daily Times: Killion CPR Education Bill Passes Pa. Senate, Goes to Governor

6/5/2019: Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology: HeartHero Personal Automated External Defibrillator Wins ACC.19 Innovation Challenge

6/4/2019: PRWeb: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation and Citizen CPR Foundation Launch Video Contest to Raise Awareness About the Simple Things Anyone Can Do to Help Save a Life

5/30/2019: PRWeb: Multiple Organizations Unite for National CPR-AED Awareness Week, June 1-7, Urging the Public to "Call-Push-Shock"

5/29/2019: York Daily Record: Does Your Kid's Sports Physical Do Enough? How to Prevent Cardiac Arrest in Young Athletes

4/2/2019: Spectrum News 13: Viera High School Teacher, Coach Save Student Who Collapsed

3/28/2019: Daily Local News: Senate Passes Killion Bill to Expand CPR Training in Schools

3/26/2019: Business Wire: Medical Device Startup HeartHero Wins Innovation Challenge with Mission to Save Lives via Personal Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

2/15/2019: Fairfax News: Connolly, Cheny Bill Encourages Life-Saving Defibrillators

2/9/2019: The Free Lance-Star: Gwyenth's Gift Has 'Lasting Impact for Generations to Come'


12/22/2018: Indy Star: Quick Action by Police Officer Saves Fishers Man from "Widow Maker"

11/20/18: The Californian: How a Coach and PE Teacher Saved this North Monterey County Alum's Life

10/10/18: MelroseWakefield Healthcare: Five Things to Know About Sudden Cardiac Arrest

10/9/18: PennLive: Her son died from cardiac arrest at age 15; now Pa. mom wants CPR to be a graduation requirement

9/20/18: Future Of Personal Health: Clever Cat Helps Save Man's Life from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

7/2/18: ATI Physical Therapy: From Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor to Advocate for the Cause

6/16/18: The Free Lance-Star: Couple's Brush with Death leads to Lifesaving Donation

6/9/18: Arizona Daily Sun: Flagstaff Man Saves a Life With New Type of CPR

5/30/18: EMS World: Parent Heart Watch, SCA Foundation Urge Public to Learn CPR and How to Use AEDs

5/23/18: Pittsburgh Courier: Ladies Who Network: Surviving the Odds

5/12/18: CBS Pittsburgh: Highmark Walk Raises Money for Local Nonprofits

4/25/18: KSLA: Save Rates Above National Average in Bossier City When It Comes To Cardiac Arrest

4/23/18: Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Letter to the Editor: CPR Education for Students

4/3/18: satPRnews: Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy market by Product (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Pacemakers, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillators) Worth +$9 Billion By 2025

3/30/18: USA Today High School Sports: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Begins with Education, Awareness

3/23/18: Murfreesboro Post: Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Announces Promotions

3/15/18: The Buffalo News: Why Ambulances Aren't Rushing to the Hospital for Cardiac Arrest

3/2/18: Niagra Frontier Publications: CPR Training in Wheatfield

2/22/18: ABC 15 Arizona: Team Effort: School Nurse, JROTC Instructor Saves Basha High School Student in Cardiac Arrest

2/19/18: Magee-Womens Research Institute: Heart Month At Magee: Warning Signs in Unlikely Places

2/10/18: TwoEggz: B.C. Hockey Star's New Foundation Aims to Improve Screening for Sudden Cardiac Death

2/5/18: Health News Review: Wearable Defibrillator is Said to Save Lives, But Patients and Doctors Question at What Cost

1/22/18: Awarness Act: Study Proves Ibuprofen Increases Risk of Cardiac Arrest by 31%

1/12/18: Medical Xpress: Cardiac arrest survivors have trouble returning to work, social life

1/11/18: Coeur d/Alene Press: Cardiac Arrest Survivors Have Trouble Returning to Work, Social Life

1/11/18: American Heart Association News: Cardiac Arrest Survivors Have Trouble Returning to Work, Social Life

1/9/18: Coherent News: Defibrillators Market to be Worth $21.1 Billion by 2024


12/19/17: PRWeb: Parent Heart Watch Wins National Video Contest Aimed at Raising Awareness About Sudden Cardiac Arrest, the Third Leading Cause of Death in the U.S.

12/14/17: Journal of Emergency Medical Services: Illinois High School Student Brendan Gould Wins Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation's People Saving People Award

11/23/17: Levittown Now: Quick Actions of Emergency Responders Save Men from Certain Death

11/18/17: Arizona Daily Star: Craig Cunningham Making the Most of Overtime, One Year After Career-Ending Collapse

10/16/17: Idaho Statesman: Idaho First Responders Want Your Help Saving Lives. All You'll Need is Your Phone

10/13/17: Santa Maria Times: After Near-Death Experience, Orcutt Woman Endorses CPR and Defibrillator Training

9/26/17: Cleveland Clinic Health Essentials: Sudden Cardiac Arrest: 5 Things Raise Your Risk

8/30/17: The Columbus Dispatch: Letter: Heart Disease Needs Plenty of Research

8/22/17: NBC News: The Century Old Heart Test That May Predict Sudden Cardiac Death

8/22/17: The News-Herald: Family Forms Foundation in Honor of Late Brush Student-Athlete Alec Kornet

8/7/17: Kane County Chronicle: BIG HEART 5K Run and Walk to Raise Money for Youth Cardiac Screenings

8/4/17: Daily Journal: Weston Reed Foundation Marks Decade of Shocking Success

6/23/17: Business Insider: One Cause of the French Instagram Star's Death by 'Exploding Whipped Cream' is More Common Than You Think

5/26/17: News and Tribune: Miracle Marathon Man: Bill Wells Recommits Himself to Running After 'Dying' Four Times

5/13/17: Ledger-Enquirer: Hardaway Heroes Save Her Son's Life, So She Can Celebrate Mother's Day Instead of Mourn

4/28/17: Providence Journal: In R.I., Some EMTs Will Perform Rescues Before There's an Emergency

4/5/17: Glasgow Courier: AEDs Placed Throughout Valley County

4/4/17: Organic and Healthy: Ibuprofen Can Stop Your Heart: 31% Increase in Cardiac Arrest Risk

3/20/17: CNN: Coffee Shops, ATMs May Be Ideal Locations for Defibrillators, Study Says

3/16/17: GreenMedinfo: Ibuprofen Can Stop Your Heart

2/1/17: Hutchinson Leader: Glencoe Receives Device for Treating Sudden Cardiac Arrest

1/16/17: Standard Journal: MMH Honors Gym Members for Saving Man in Cardiac Arrest

1/10/17: Newsmaker: Thoracic Surgery Market Expected To Grow By 2020

1/9/17: Yahoo Finance: Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Market Worth $8.8 Billion By 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

1/6/17: Milton Independent: An Unlikely Outcome

1/5/17: Norwich Bulletin: High School Wrestling Coaches Save Student Whose Heart Stopped

1/5/17: Washington Post: Quick-Thinking High School Wrestling Coaches Save Student Whose Heart Stopped


12/30/16: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Immediate Action is Critical to Surviving Cardiac Arrest

12/23/16: KXL Exclusive: Surviving A Cardiac Arrest

11/28/16: The Bristol Press: Healthy Living: At Bristoal Hospital EMS, Working Together We Can Save More Lives

11/12/16: Times-Call: Longmont Fire Department Tracks Lives Saved in Out-Of-Hospital Cardiac Arrests

10/28/16: EMS World: Why Doesn't Everyone Do Telephone CPR?

9/29/16: Pittsburgh Tribune Review: What to Know About Sudden Cardiac Arrest

9/14/16: The Morgan Hill Times: Life-Saving Devices Deployed Across MH, County

9/7/16: The Jackson Sun: Union City Man Recalls Near-Death Experience

8/11/16: KSNNews: KSN Investigates: AEDs

7/15/16: EMS World: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Launches Awareness PSA

6/30/16: Press Release Rocket: Inaugural Steel City Fire on Ice Charity Classic Benefiting the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation a Success in More Ways than One

6/17/16: JEMS: Pennsylvania Firefighters to Compete in Steel City Fire on Ice Charity Hockey Game to Support the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

6/14/16: Public Health Insider: It's "Shockingly Simple" to Help Someone Experiencing Cardiac Arrest

6/2/16: Huffington Post: 33 States Now Require CPR Training Before High School Graduation. What Are The Others Waiting For?

6/1/16: The Seattle Times: Save a Life Around the Corner: This App Turns Seattle Bystanders Into First Responders

5/23/16: Eagle-Tribune: Revived in Spin Class, Cardiac Victim Advocates for CPR Training

4/19/16: The Times-Tribune: Honors for Coach, Trainer Who Saved Times-Tribune Reporter's Life

4/18/16: The Morning Call: The Morning Call: Bethlehem Schools Honor Coach, Trainer, Who Saved Reporter's Life

3/27/16: Semi-Automated Defibrillator Devices Are Expected to Dominate the Europe Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Market in 2016

3/24/16: Auburn-Reporter: Foundation, Auburn Mountainview Offer Heart Screenings

3/20/16: Brainerd Dispatch: Increasing the Odds of Survival: Baxter, Brainerd named Heart Safe Communities

3/17/16: Citizens Voice: Sportswriter Dodges Brush with Death

3/8/16: KERO Bakersfield: AED Future Looks Promising After a Tehachapi School Board Meeting

3/5/16: WSAW: Increasing Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates through CPR Education

3/5/16: Bakersfield Now: Free Teen Heart Screenings to Prevent Sudden Cardiac Arrest

3/4/16: Central Florida Future: SGA Passes Resolution to Add More AEDs on Campus

2/11/16: Little Elm Journal: Little Elm Resident Shares Story of Cardiac Arrest at Age 37

2/8/16: WAOW: Two Central Wisconsin Fire Departments Team Up For A Cause

1/20/16: The Spokesman-Review: 'Pit Crew' Method Improves Cardiac Survival Rate

1/19/16: EMS World: Study: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Not Major Concern for US Consumers

1/18/16: EMS World: "CPR Saves Lives March" Focuses Attention on Improving SCA Survival Rates

1/1/16: Nashville Youth Soccer Association: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Policy and Education Resources


12/21/15: Memphis Daily News: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act Set for Jan. 1

12/14/15: Business Insider: Surviving A Leading Cause of Death May Depend on Your Zip Code and It Has Doctors and Young Wall Streeters Worked Up

12/13/15: Social Discussion: CPR Saves Lives! 2,500 People Just Told Us So

12/7/15: Milwaukee Business News: Aurora, Grafton Team Up to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates

12/5/15: The Morning Call: Parents Fight to Keep Kids from Dying of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

12/5/15: KATC Lafayette News: A Lafayette Mother Raises Awareness on Sudden Cardiac Arrest After Teenager's Death 

11/09/15: Westport Now: Letter: Thanks for Saving a Life on Soccer Field

11/06/15: Lubbock Online: Local Health Officials Say Heart Screenings for Athletes Step to Reduce Sudden Cardiac Arrest

11/05/15: EMS World: SCA Foundation Elects Two New Members to Board of Directors

11/04/15: 06880: AED Alert!

11/04/15: Westport News: Foundation Campaigns for Defibrillators at Westport School Athletic Facilities

10/25/15: The Huffington Post: Heart Attack vs. Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Understanding the Difference

10/11/15: East County Magazine: Defibrillator Law Signed by Governor

10/09/15: Star Local Media: Family Tradition: Late Allen Father Honored with Unique Memorial

10/09/15: First and Only CPR Device Indicated to Improve Survival from Cardiac Arrest Now Available Nationwide and Already Saving Lives

10/08/15: Business Wire: First and Only CPR Device Indicated to Improve Survival from Cardiac Arrest Now Available Nationwide and Already Saving Lives

10/06/15: Hurdles Remain on Bill for More Defibrillators

9/28/15: The Bridgton News: AEDs Placed in Naples Public Places

9/01/15: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Genetic Tests Pushes to Prevent Some Deaths

9/01/15: NYC Today: Researchers Link Specific Genetic Mutation to Sudden Cardiac Death

8/8/15: Rockford Register Star: Staying Alive: How a Simple Change in CPR is Saving Lives in Rock River Valley

8/4/15: The Des Moines Register: Johnston Awards Citizens for Saving Teen Baseball Player

July-August 2015: Bethesda Magazine: Saving People in Cardiac Arrest

7/23/15: Empire State Tribune: Bystanders Save Cardiac Arrest Victims?

7/23/15: Business Insider: In Summer Heat, Athletic Trainers Call for Safety Measures

7/23/15: Fox News: In Summer Heat, Athletic Trainers Call for Safety Measures

7/23/15: Reuters Health: In Summer Heat, Athletic Trainers Call for Safety Measures

7/22/15: Fox News: With Help From Bystanders, Cardiac Arrest Outcomes Improving

7//21/15: Reuters Health: With Help From Bystanders, Cardiac Arrest Outcomes Improving

7/21/15: Philly Voice: Sudden Cardiac Arrest More Likely in African-Americans

7/21/15: Huffington Post: Sudden Cardiac Arrest More Likely in African-Americans

7/20/15: Reuters Health: Sudden Cardiac Arrest More Likely in African-Americans

6/30/15: Institute of Medicine Releases Recommendations to Increase Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates

6/5/15: Henrietta Post: She's Why They Train

5/20/15: Freemont Tribune: Poker Run Draws Awareness to Sudden Cardiac Arrests

5/9/15: Woodman of the World Provides Defibrillator to School

5/5/15: Pittsburgh Tribune Review: CPR, AEDs Save Lives

4/25/15: Defibrillator Makes Difference in Survival

4/20/15: Longview Daily News: Governor Inslee Signs Bill for Teen Sudden Cardiac Awareness

4/1/15: Delco Daily Times: Cop Shop

3/18/15: National Safety Council: Greater Access to AEDs Could Save 40,000 Lives a Year

3/18/15: Chicago Tribune: Kifowit Wants Emergency Equipment in Public Libraries

3/17/15: My Web Times: Mautino-Backed Bill Passes House

3/6/15: My WebTimes: Mautino Backs Defibrillator Legislation

2/23/15, Cleveland Clinic: How a Smartphone App Can Help You Save a Life

2/8/15, The Des Moines Register: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Can Strike the Healthy, Too

1/15/15, Altus Times: EMS Provides Defibrillator to School

1/10/15, EMS World: AHA Releases 2015 Heart & Stroke Statistics

1/8/15, Occupational Health and Safety: SCA Survivor Show Set for Mall of America

1/5/15, EP Lab Digest: Force for Health Foundation and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Jointly Launch Student Health Force Chain of Survival Grant Program


11/23/14: CARES Report: Dramatic Improvement in Overall Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates in U.S. (SCA Foundation article)

11/23/14: Eagle County Nonprofits Are Participating in Statewide Philanthropic Event

11/19/14: City Medics Take First Place in CPR Competition

11/17/14: Lifesaving Devices Installed in Mountainview

11/10/14: Burnsville's Ambitions on CPR Training Fall Short

11/04/14: UNHS's Ashley Dalton Makes Inspirational, Miraculous Comeback After Cardiac Arrest

10/27/14: Being Proactive While Being Active

10/07/14: Lodi High School Students Learn How to Save Lives

10/06/14: States Move to Protect Students from Concussions, Heat Stroke

09/30/14: Pascack Hills Student Pushes for New State School Mandate for Cardiac Emergencies

09/29/14: AMH Receives $255,000 Grant

09/25/14: Group Offers Less Expensive Option for Young Athlete Heart Test

09/22/14: How Sudden Cardiac Arrest Affects Younger Men

08/30/14: Joan Rivers Remains Comatose

08/29/14: We Need a CPR Training Requirement for Graduating High School Students in Pennsylvania Public Schools

08/22/14: Institute of Medicine to Study Treatment of Cardiac Arrest

08/04/14: Cardiac Arrest Sends Heartwarming Message: Get Trained

07/23/14: Councilman's Plan Calls for Defibrillators in All Public Buildings

07/19/14: Family of Fallen Teen Pushes for CPR, AEDs

07/15/14: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Can Be Survived If Quick Action Is Taken

06/24/14: Defibrillators in California: Court Finds Big Retailers Not Required to Have Devices on Site

05/21/14: Editorial: N.J. High Schools Offering CPR, Automated External Defibrillator Training Can Save Lives

05/06/14: California High Court Appears Reluctant to Force Retailers to Have Defibrillators at Stores

May 2014: Can You Survive When Your Heart Stops?

04/18/14: Racing Death: How Can Runners Be Saved from Cardiac Arrest?

04/06/14: Defibrillators, Inside and Out, Often Save Lives

03/10/14: Cardiac Arrest Survival Rate in Napa County Twice National Average

02/28/14: Student's Death Prompts Legislation

02/27/14: Fire Department Training Keeps Cardiac Treatment Skills Sharp

02/17/14: ER Briefs: DIY Laptop to AED Kit--Good Idea?

02/10/14: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland and West Side Suburbs Launch PulsePoint, App that Lets Bystanders Know of Need for CPR

02/03/14: Matters of the Heart

01/09/14: Prolonged Bystander CPR Makes the Difference in Philadelphia Airport Cardiac Arrest


12/02/13: UFC Fighter Suffers Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Left Without Brain Activity

11/21/13: AEDs on the Sidelines

11/01/13: The Latest Scoop on AEDs

10/31/13: Bradford Woman's Heroic Story Exemplifies Foundation's Objective

10/16/13: Pine Resident Working to Save People from Cardiac Arrest

10/8/13: October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month

09/28/13: Mobile Unit to Test Athletes for Cardiac Problems

Fall 2013: Sudden Cardiac Arrest in the Young

09/01/13: Guest Column: Do Your Part to Help Save Lives

08/22/13: Portable Defibrillators Need Regular Maintenance to Prevent Failures

07/24/13: 5-Year-Old Boy Reunites with Rescuers Who Saved Him From Cardiac Arrest

05/24/13: Mother Advocates Child Heart Screenings

05/07/13: AED Manufacturers Get Regulatory Jolt

04/24/13: Support Project Brock


2012: Supporting SCA Survivors

08/29/12: Hands-Only CPR Campaign Showing Success in Lake County

06/26/12: "The Talk": Susan Koeppen Relives Her Life or Death Emergency

06/06/12: Saving Kids' Lives with an ECG

05/29/12: Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Participates in Walk to Raise Awareness

05/25/12: SBUH Auxiliary Purchases Lifesaving Medical Equipment


11/10/2011: The Baltimore Sun: Sudden cardiac arrest is common but need not be fatal

6/29/2009 — Rick Barber of KOA Radio interviews SCA Foundation President

2007 — Media Coverage

09/6/2007 — Newsweek - Letter to Editor: Saving Cardiac Arrest Victims

03/10/2007 — SCA Survivor Selects Colorado Fire and Rescue as recipient of Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Award

10/02/2006 — Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) - Pa. woman promotes awareness, action for cardiac arrest

10/01/2006 — Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Woman promotes awareness, action for cardiac arrest

Fall 2006 — Workers’ Comp Quarterly

June 2006 — Media Coverage

May 2006 — Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) - EMS Week 2006: Serving on Health Care's Front Line

03/07/2006 — Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) - National Information Clearinghouse on Sudden Cardiac Arrest Established