Hands-on experience

Monroe Ambulance volunteers demonstrate procedures for First Aid and CPR classes


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Rich Lenahan, captain of the Monroe Volunteer Ambulance Corps, left, and fellow volunteer Wayne Chan demonstrate how an injured person is assisted for a group of students from Monroe-Woodbury High School teacher Laura Pietropaolo's CPR classes.




  • Photos by Laura Pietropaolo Students were given a chance to practice CPR on a mannekin in the back of a moving rig.




  • Members of Laura Pietropaolo CPR classes share a moment with the camera and Wayne Chan and Rich Lenahan of the Monroe Volunteer Ambulance Corps.



— On Friday, April 26, Wayne Chan and Rich Lenahan, both volunteers for the Monroe Volunteer Ambulance Corps, came to Monroe-Woodbury High School to talk to CPR classes about volunteering and First Aid.

Students were able to go out to the ambulance in the parking lot where they saw the equipment that is carried on a rig.

They also got to experience what it was like to do CPR on a mannikin in the back of a moving rig.

The students were from the classes of Laura Pietropaolo, Christopher Vero and Linda Trapani.


Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Image The 2017 Eclipse Across America is this Monday
By Erika Norton
What you need to know about the Great American EclipseOn Monday, Aug. 21, all of North America will be treated to an...
Image Local groups rally for peace and justice
Local groups are organizing rallies and vigils in the wake of the tragedy in Charlottesville, Va., where white nationalists gathered on Saturday for a “Unite the...
Image Saki and sushi
"Pl" belongs on the sign for Plum House, the Japanese restaurant located on Lakes Street in Monroe.

Those in the know this week include:
• Bentley...
Janine Poquette
Janine Poquette of Monroe passed away Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at The Kaplan Family Hospice Residence in Newburgh. She was 67 years old.
Janine was a secretary for Met Life...

VIDEOS



Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.



MOST COMMENTED



Click on the ad above to print your coupon!
Weather in Monroe, NY