The King County Washington Medic One program is one of the top EMS systems in the country. The sudden cardiac arrest survival rate for witnessed v-fib is nearing 50%. Watch this video about the history of the program and the focus of the system on sudden cardiac arrest survival. To know where you are going it helps to understand where you have been.
Dr. Mickey Eisenberg is the current medical director of King County EMS. Read (and watch) my review of his book Resuscitate.