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Anything Can Happen,
Anyone Can Help: Part 2

Wednesday, February 14, 2024 | Noon ET | 9:00 AM PT

What you can expect from this webinar

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. It’s a smart way to live our lives. Because when you're ready for anything, you don't need to constantly worry about what might come your way. Facility and Safety Managers are often responsible for their organization’s compliance with OSHA regulations, employee safety, and limiting liability. More importantly, they want to ensure the safety and well-being of the occupants of their managed environments.

Join Shawn Sima, PA-C, of Who We Play For (WWPF), as he shares his personal journeys with Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) and how this experience fueled his mission to eradicate SCA. Shawn will also cover recent legislation and the benefits of having an AED in every environment.

Learn the importance of heart screenings for individuals, the value of having an emergency action plan and AED in your facility, and how the “Damar Effect” has changed the velocity of legislation.

Key Takeaways:

  • Personal Journeys with SCA: Gain insights into the personal experiences of Shawn Sima, PA-C, as he shares his journey with sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Discover how these experiences have motivated him to work towards eradicating sudden cardiac death through his organization, Who We Play For (WWPF).

  • Legislation and AED Benefits: Explore the landscape of recent legislation related to sudden cardiac arrest and understand the potential benefits of having an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in various environments. Learn about the impact of legislative changes on public health and safety.
  • Importance of Heart Screenings: Delve into the significance of heart screenings for individuals. Understand why regular screenings are crucial for early detection of cardiac issues, contributing to the prevention of sudden cardiac arrest. Learn about the role of proactive health measures in maintaining heart health.
  • Emergency Action Plans and AEDs in Facilities: Discover the value of having a well-defined emergency action plan and the presence of AEDs in facilities. Gain practical insights into creating effective emergency response strategies and implementing life-saving measures within different environments.
  • The "Damar Effect" and Legislative Velocity: Explore how the "Damar Effect" has influenced the speed and direction of legislative changes related to sudden cardiac arrest. Understand the impact of advocacy efforts on shaping policies and driving positive transformations in the realm of cardiac health and safety.

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Meet the Speaker

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Shawn Sima, PA-C

– Panelist –
Impact Director,
Who We Play For

Shawn Sima, PA-C, is an experienced Physician Assistant and Impact Director for Who We Play For. He developed an interest in CPR/AED/Public Safety after his daughter, Lexi, was saved by an AED. His passion is saving lives through advocacy, and helping to pass legislation at the local, state, and national level.