Cardiac Boards are rigid plastic back boards used for cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly called a CPR Board. It is used to provide a flat and hard surface beneath a person who requires chest compressions to pump blood through his or her circulatory system. A CPR Board may be among the standard safety items that are recommended to have on site and on a med or crash cart. Facilities requiring a CPR Board may include physician and dentist offices, gyms, swimming pools, nursing homes and elderly care facilities, clinics and hospitals. Some regulatory requirements for facility locations include they shall be required to have a CPR Board available to perform Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation.
- The CPR Board provides a firm surface.
- Help to fix the position of patient and ensure the patient open airway.
- The head cup maintains proper alignment with the patient’s head.
- The board adopts PE material with no discharge contaminator.