News Item – Campaign aims to map Toronto-area defibrillators

A new initiative aims to map every defibrillator in the Toronto area in an effort to save lives.

The GTA Heart Map Challenge, launched on Sunday, invites members of the public to take part in an app-based scavenger hunt to map the precise location of Automated External Defibrillators.

There are an estimated 20,000 AEDs in Toronto, but fewer than 10 per cent are officially registered, according to Dr. Mali Worme, a co-founder of the challenge and a cardiology resident at the University of Toronto.

Full article at: Global News


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