The Respiratory Care department was looking for a service project that would have a positive impact on the community for heart month. They immediately remembered a previous patient, Robert Calver-Jones Robert was an 18yr old high school student who had previously undiagnosed hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and suffered a heart attack during lunch, and was a patient of theirs until he was transferred to VCU Medical Center where he passed away on June 28th. After reaching out to Principal Surry, they received approval from the school and Robert's mother to provide the school with a new automated external defibrillator(AED). The AED was presented to the school and Robert's family on his birthday.


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