Philips OnSite Set-Up Process

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Philips HeartStart OnSite AED: A Set-Up For Success

In the realm of emergency preparedness, simplicity is paramount. The Philips HeartStart OnSite AED, a beacon of intuitive design, is not just a lifesaving device; it's a companion ready to guide you through critical moments. In this blog, we'll walk you through the seamless set-up process of the Philips HeartStart OnSite AED, ensuring that your community or organization is not just equipped but confidently prepared for emergencies.

1. Unboxing Your Lifeline: The Initial Encounter

The journey begins with unboxing your Philips HeartStart OnSite AED. The package includes:

  • Philips HeartStart OnSite AED

  • 4 Year Battery

  • Choice of 1 or 2 SMART adult electrode pads

  • Standard Carry Case

  • Quick Set-up Guide

  • Maintenance Booklet/ AED Advantage Maintenance Program

  • Door decals, and inspection tags

  • Unlimited Customer Support

2. Assessing the Essentials: What's Inside the Box?

  • AED Device: The core of your emergency response system. The Philips HeartStart OnSite AED is virtually ready to use upon arrival.

  • 4 Year Battery: Your device will remain rescue-ready for years to come with this long lasting battery.

  • SMART adult electrode pads: No need to order these separately, the first set(s) are included with your purchase.

  • Standard Carry Case: Not just a protective shell; it's a smart design that ensures easy access to the AED when every second counts.

  • Quick Set-up Guide: Your quick reference for the initial steps. A concise, step-by-step guide to get your AED ready for deployment.

  • Maintenance Booklet/ Maintenance Program: A comprehensive guide on maintaining the functionality of your AED, ensuring it's always rescue-ready as well as friendly reminders from AED Advantage when your unit is due for some maintenance.

  • Door decals and inspection tags: Keeping your AED visible and ready to use within minutes of an emergency.

  • Unlimited Customer Support: The team at AED Advantage is always ready to help with any questions or concerns you may have about your device. 

3. Powering Up: The Initial Steps

  • Battery Installation: The Philips HeartStart OnSite AED arrives with a pre-installed battery, simplifying the initial set-up. The four-year warranty for the battery ensures long-term reliability.

  • SMART Pads Cartridge: Adult SMART Pads are also pre-installed, emphasizing the AED's virtually ready-to-use status.

4. Familiarizing with Voice Guidance: Your AED's Voice Command System

  • Clear Instructions: The AED is equipped with a clear and concise voice command system, guiding users through every step of the process.

  • Universal Guidance: The voice prompts are designed for universal understanding, ensuring that even individuals with minimal training can confidently respond in an emergency.

5. Self-Tests: Ensuring Ongoing Readiness

  • Automatic Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Tests: The AED conducts a series of automatic self-tests to ensure it's always ready for use. This includes testing the pads, further emphasizing the device's reliability.

6. Conversion to Trainer: Ready for Practice

  • SMART Training Pads Cartridge: The OnSite AED can be converted into a trainer by installing SMART Training Pads. This feature allows for realistic practice scenarios, enhancing the preparedness of individuals.

7. Assistance at Every Step: Philips Customer Support

  • Direct Contact: If you have any questions or need assistance, Philips offers direct customer support. This ensures that you have reliable assistance when you need it.

8. AED Advantage: Your Partner in Community Safety

  • Expert Guidance: AED Advantage is not just a distributor; we're your partners in community safety. Our expertise extends beyond providing devices—we're here to guide you through every step of the process, ensuring that you and your community are prepared.

Confidence in Every Response

Setting up your Philips HeartStart OnSite AED is not just a task; it's a journey toward community safety. The intuitive design, combined with clear voice guidance and ongoing self-tests, ensures that your AED is not just a device but a reliable companion ready to assist in critical moments.

In our next installment, we'll explore the robust features of the OnSite AED, emphasizing its self testing function. Stay tuned as we delve deeper into the lifesaving capabilities of this remarkable device.

Embark on this journey of preparedness with us. Buy AEDs and shop AED replacement parts with AED Advantage—where every step is a stride toward confidence in emergency response.

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