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OC First Responders Show Off Life-Saving Techniques

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OCEAN CITY, Md. - Firefighters and paramedics kicked off National Emergency Medical Services Week to show off techniques they use to save lives.

That includes the Auto-Pulse, which automatically gives CPR to any patient in need.

"We may not use those tools everyday, we may use them once or twice a week, but when those tools are used it's allowing us to potential saves someone's life," said Ryan Whittington, president of Career Fire Fighter Paramedics Association of Ocean City. "That's comforting for us to know as health care providers."

Throughout the week, Ocean City firefighters and paramedics will post photos on their Facebook page showing a day-in-the-life of a medical worker.

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