Feb 12, 2014 2:05 PM

CCPD Chief Simpson to Suffer Fake Heart Attack for Public Awareness Campaign

CORPUS CHRISTI - Christus Spohn Health Systems is teaming up with Corpus Christi Police Chief Floyd Simpson to demonstrate life saving techniques in the event of a heart attack.

On Thursday, Chief Simpson will take part in the mock drill that has him suffer a fake heart attack inside the H-E-B store near Texan Trail.

A crew from the Corpus Christi Fire Department will take Simpson to Christus Spohn Shoreline for treatment at the Chest Pain Center.

The event is part of the hospital's community education efforts for American Heart Month.

For more information, visit Christus Spohn's Cardiac Care website -


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