SaveMIHeart is committed to continuing our mission of improving cardiac arrest survival.   As the COVID-19 pandemic is upon us, new ideas and practices are being formulated to deliver the best care to OHCA patients while ensuring providers can safely deliver that care.

In lieu of the annual face-to-face conference, SaveMIHeart offered this webinar to share experiences and insights from experts across the State, the Country and the World. 

Below are the powerpoint presentations from the webinar. 


Webinar Presentations

Michigan CARES OHCA Data Update
Robert Neumar, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine, Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan

Protecting staff and the Emergency System during COVID-19 in Singapore

Marcus Ong, MBBS, FRCS (A&E) EDIN, MPH (VCU), Associate Professor, Senior Consultant, Director of Research, and Clinical Scientist, Department of Emergency Medicine, Singapore General Hospital

OCHA: The Detroit Experience
Robert Dunne, MD, FACEP, Professor, Director EMS Fellowship, Department of
Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University

OCHA: The Seattle Experience
Thomas Rea, MD, Professor, Program Director King County Medic One
EMS, Director, Center for Progress in Resuscitation, University of Washington, Harborview
Medical Center
Michael Sayre, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director EMS
Fellowship, Medical Director Seattle Fire Department

The impact of COVID-19 on State EMS protocols
William Fales, MD, Professor and Division Chief of EMS and Disaster
Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Western Michigan University; MDHHS Medical
Director of State EMS & Trauma