Josh Hanes has lived most of his life feeling insecure about his size. As a child born and raised in small town Nebraska, he grew used to being the biggest kid in his class and, eventually, his entire school.
Some skills in life are worth acquiring, even if your hope is to never end up using them. One such skill that falls into this category is cardiovascular pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). At any given moment, you could witness someone nearby choking, drowning or suffering from a heart attack, and you may be that individual’s only hope for survival.
Working at a health care-focused college doesn’t make you automatically equipped with the skills to save a life. Aware of this reality, the Professional Development office invited faculty and staff to attend free training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).