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How to Choose the Best AED For Church

Children’s Capabilities: This ZOLL version is compatible with Pedi Padz II. These pads can be purchased separately for $95. The standard pads must be removed before the Pedi Padz can be applied to a child’s skin.

Dual Language Capabilities: Dual language functionality is not available on this device. However, Spanish-only models can be purchased for Spanish-speaking churches.

Philips FRx

Philips HeartStart FRx Defibrillator with Hard Case Case

Alternate AED For Churches

Another intuitive model, the Philips FX, offers clear instructions, simple-to-follow diagrams, and child-friendly functionality.

Easy to Use: These step-by-step instructions make it easy to follow. For audible CPR assistance, press the blue button i-button. Life Guidance guidelines direct you to the right rate, depth, and a number of chest compressions. An on-screen diagram shows where to place electrode pads after CPR has been administered. Follow the diagram and press the orange “Shock” button when asked.

Pediatric Capabilities The FRx comes with an Infant/Child key. Simply insert the key into your device to administer treatment to children. Children under 55 lbs or older will receive an automatic update of the instructions and compressions.