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 @Fenland PPG  Community First
 Surgery Telephone    Responders

 Manea 01354 680774
 FENLAND    01354 740311   WCPR  training  event!
             hat an amazing turn
             out we had to our

 GROUP   01354 740986   We  had  25  attendees  and,  it
      was particularly lovely to have
      some  younger  members  of  the
 01487 710980
 PRACTICE   “We encourage patients   community taking part.
        Over the course of 2 hours
      everyone learnt the basic steps to
 to influence the continuing
 PATIENTS’   available from the Fenland   identify and respond to a Cardiac   “It was
      Arrest.  We covered the theory and
 development and services
      then practiced on resuscitation
 PARTICIPATION   and to attend meetings.   manikins provided by the British   particularly
 Group Practice. All patients
                                    lovely to have
      Heart Foundation.  Everyone was
 are invited to join the group
                                    some younger
      very  enthusiastic  and  all were
 GROUP  speakers on topics such as   shown how to use a defibrillator.    members of
        Because of diary clashes for
 acupuncture,  depression,  tinnitus   interested parties, I hope to run   the community
 and first aid training. These meetings are   another  training  event  later  in   take part.”
 also an opportunity to discuss new ideas   the spring.  Look out for further
 and obtain feedback from patients.”  updates in the next edition of MM,   Charlemont
 Remember to follow us on Facebook   on Social Media and noticeboards
 and see the noticeboards in the three   in the village.
 surgeries to keep up to date with all   Many thank
 the news.  Lisa Eves, Community First Responder
 Chairman Jill Tuck          I have had a number of parishioners express an interest in
 01354 742388               applying to train as a CFR and I look forward to welcoming
 Vice Chairman              new responders over the next few months.  The more we
 Jaqui Fairfax              have the more coverage we can give!  If you feel able to
 07977 450602               devote a few hours a month as a Community First Responder
 Secretary Pennie Atkin     please give me a call on 01354 688188 to discuss.
 01354 742951

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