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AMR Pierce County EMT’s

By Thomas | Jan 24, 2023

It was very sad to read that AMR (American Medical Response) will be laying off hundreds of EMT’s in the South Sound by the end of January 2023. While we…

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National Safe Boating Week Is May 20th through 26th 2023

By Thomas | Oct 12, 2022

Gig Harbor, WA – October 12th, 2022 – It’s no accident that the National Safe Boating Week campaign coincides with the beginning of boating and fishing seasons. During this year’s campaign, May 20 through…

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Onsite Basic Life Support (BLS) Training Classes for Dental and Medical

By Thomas | Oct 5, 2022

Onsite Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification Classes Scheduling your team to complete the required biennial BLS (Basic Life Support) training class can be a chore. Work schedules and home life…

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H210 N95 FIT

Lighthouse H210 N95 Sample Request.

By Thomas | Sep 23, 2022
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NWR to Host STP – Seattle To Portland Bike Ride, Medical Station 175

By Thomas | Jun 27, 2022

Northwest Response is thrilled to be a part of STP Seattle to Portland Bike Ride July 16th-17, 2022. The Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland (STP) presented by Alaska Airlines Bicycle…

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Wilderness First Aid Training for WA State

By Thomas | Nov 3, 2021

Since COVID, Northwest Response switched gears from First Aid Training to respiratory protection training and qualitative fit testing of N95’s to full face respirators for Hospitals, Surgery Centers, Dental/Medical, Assisted…

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AEDs on Boats; A Very Good Idea

By Thomas | Sep 25, 2021

The Case for Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) Aboard Vessels. Consider that most Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) happen while on solid ground, a city, a home, an urban environment. When this…

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Welcome Change

By Thomas | Feb 25, 2021

With COVID disrupting just about every aspect of business, we have been fortunate to have skills that kept us going through it all. For the past year we have been laser…

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Fit Testing BYD KN95

KN95 AND N95 Fit Testing Washington State

By Thomas | Sep 24, 2020

Washington State Department of Commerce sent this bulletin at 09/23/2020 12:10 PM PDT What you need to know about… N95 (and KN95) respirators and related documentation Employers must enact a…

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