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March 13, 2019 - Maine Chapter ACS Visits the Legislature

Stop the Bleed Grant

On March 13, 2019, members of the Maine Chapter met with Senate President Troy D. Jackson and Speaker of the House Sara Gideon to present the life saving 'Stop the Bleed' kits and explain the importance of teaching citizens how to respond to life threatening bleeding emergencies. A grant from the American College of Surgeons enabled the MEACS to donate two(2) 'Stop the Bleed' kits, each containing eight response packets. 

Senate Donation to Senator Troy Jackson

(Left to right: Cathy Stratton, MEACS Executive Director; Anthony Tannous, MD, FACS; Senator Troy Jackson, Amy Tan, MD,FACS; Bruce Chung, MD, FACS; and Chris Johnson, ACS State Affairs Associate.)

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