American Red Cross History

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In History
  • Introduced First Aid, Water Safety and Public Health Nursing Programs

    Introduced First Aid, Water Safety and Public Health Nursing Programs
  • Introduced first nationwide civilian blood program - 40% of current blood/blood products in US

    Introduced first nationwide civilian blood program - 40% of current blood/blood products in US
  • Began CPR Program

    Began CPR Program
  • Expanded services - civil defense, HIV/AIDS education and provision of disaster support/emotional care

    Expanded services - civil defense, HIV/AIDS education and provision of disaster support/emotional care