CPR and AED Awareness Week is June 1 – 7, 2019. Learn how one Kaiser Permanente physician brought education to many.
In 2014, Suchada Nopachai, MD, an ob-gyn at Kaiser Permanente San Jose, was at a park with with her 4-year-old son when he suddenly collapsed in cardiac arrest while playing. While the boy fully recovered, he is one of the lucky ones.
Approximately 350,000 adults and 15,000 children experience sudden cardiac arrest outside the hospital setting each year in the United States, and the survival rate is just 10%.
Watch the video above to learn how Dr. Nopachai took her personal experience to become a successful champion for CPR training.