April 9, 2013 | by

New medical emergency smartphone app could help save lives

WXYZ DetroitDo you know CPR? Are you willing to help save a life?

Well, a new tool could enable you to act in the event of an emergency.

When someone is going into cardiac arrest, every minute counts. That’s why an app called PulsePoint helps put trained citizens at the scene of an emergency.

This app could really be the future of rescue operations. The app uses GPS and directs citizen rescuers to the exact location of the person in need of assistance.

Read the full article and watch the news segment by Alexandra Bahou at WXYZ-TV Channel 7.