King County Medic One Program Medical Director
Dr. Rea serves as the King County Medic One Program Medical Director and has direct responsibility for the medical performance of the paramedics and acts as liaison between paramedics and the local medical community.
The goals of the HeartRescue Consortium are to implement and maintain a statewide quality improvement resuscitation system of care to monitor and improve care processes and outcome for patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
Transforming the Paradigm of Sudden Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation: Patient-Specific Treatment through Innovative Technology
The goal of this project is to develop more accurate methods to characterize CPR performance by using novel approaches to process the defibrillator ECG signals.
Improving Survival from Sudden Cardiac Arrest Project
The goals of this project is to work on FDA regulatory strategies for AEDs and complete a clinical study implementing a new paradigm using text messaging to rapidly dispatch trained responders with AEDs to the scene of a CA.