EHS Nova Scotia launches interactive map of emergency defibrillators

Emergency Health Services (EHS) Nova Scotia has revealed its interactive map of emergency defibrillators in the province. The organization hopes that the tool will help Nova Scotians understand where the nearest automated external defibrillator (AED) is located. Story continues below…

Police seek two men suspected of stealing a defibrillator from Acadia University

Police are looking for two suspects after a defibrillator was reported stolen from Acadia University last week. Nova Scotia RCMP say the theft from the Beveridge Arts Centre happened on Feb. 8. READ MORE: Sentencing hearing postponed for former SMU groundskeeper…

Halifax woman runs AED to a patient in need, with help from registry

When Shelley Burgess-Butler registered her building’s automated external defibrillators (AEDs) as public, she hoped she’d never have to use them. But on Jan. 11, she got a call from Emergency Health Services with a location and instructions to deliver the…