Doctor Carlo Reyes, M.D. and Los Robles Hospital ER pre-hospital care coordinator, Debbie Licht, RN have always dreamed of bringing together a myriad of rescue-focused LA & Ventura County agencies for a lecture on pediatric drowning.
On Thursday, October 25, 2012, the LA County Fire Department, Lifeguards, Search & Rescue, LA/Ventura Counties EMS and Paramedics participated in an ocean mock drowning rescue. The exercise served to create awareness on drowning and near drownings of children and infants.
For further details view the article that recently appeared in the Ventura County Star Newspaper.