How to Save a Life

January 2010
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jan2010, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p58
An interview with James "Rocky" Robinson, emergency medical technician (EMT) and founder of the Bedford-Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps (BSVAC), is presented. When asked about the Jewish community where he worked in, he praised the community's culture and their preparedness for emergencies through having volunteer ambulance corps. He related that BSVAC experienced having inadequate funds and lack of ambulance and proper equipment. Robinson notes that they train children and expose them to life-saving techniques.


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