The 1st May 2020 marks the 5th anniversary of the creation of Sudden Cardiac Arrest UK and in episode #041 Paul takes us through the first 5 years if the group.
Paul talks about the formation and characteristics of the group and thanks some of the key players along the way.
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Presented and edited by Paul Swindell.
Recorded May 2020.
After our first meet-up in February 2015, I realised I was not alone. It was the first time since my cardiac arrest the previous year that I had spoken face-to-face with someone who had experienced what I had. This was also true for my wife, who also happened to be my lifesaver. From that meet-up, the idea of SCA UK was born. Since then, we have achieved a considerable amount, primarily providing information, resources and support to others in a similar situation but also raising the profile of survivorship and the need for better post-discharge care. We are starting to get traction in this, and with the formation of the charity, I genuinely believe we have a bright future ahead and will make a significant difference in the lives of many who join our ranks.