PROSPECT, CT - 07 JANUARY 2010 -010710JT16--
P. J. Conway, RN and EMT, speaks during a ceremony designating Prospect as a HEART Safe Community at the Prospect Fire House on Thursday, as equipment for first responders are displayed in the foreground. Sitting, from left, are Dr. Kevin Kett of Cardiology Associates of Waterbury, Linda Manzelli, MBA, Gary St. Amand from the State Department of Health, and Fire Chief C. M. Lautenschlager. The three-year designation is given by the State Department of Public Health and the American Heart Association to recognize commitment to providing improved cardiac response and care to residents of the community using early 9-1-1 access, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, defibrillation and advanced care..
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