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Accident: 123751.015 - Employee Dies From Cardiac Arrest

Accident: 123751.015 -- Report ID: 0552652 -- Event Date: 02/05/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1461070.01502/05/2020Three Rivers Health
At 10:30 a.m. on February 5, 2020, an employee was in the pharmacy assisting the pharmacist with gathering supplies (i.e., IV fluids) for the EMS paramedics to restock their ambulance. The employee was walking through a doorway, stopped, put both hands onto the door frame, and expressed that she felt dizzy. The employee then pivoted away from the door frame, placed both hands on the counter, laid her head down, and collapsed. EMTs that were nearby responded and assisted the employee to the ground and began resuscitation efforts. The employee was killed and had symptoms consistent with a seizure and went into cardiac arrest.
Keywords: cardiac arrest, cpr, dizziness
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1461070.015 38 Fatality Other

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