Download Fast Action Saves Lives: Role Plays (253k, 3 pages) handout.
Role Play 1: At Home
Lola Idad’s home. Lola lives with her daughter, Mila. Lola and her longtime friend, Ligaya, are chatting over their midday snack (merienda) at the kitchen table.
Role Play 2: At Work
Lola’s son-in-law, Cesar, is at work one afternoon and sees that his coworker Rolando does not look well.
Role Play 3: At Night
Lola’s daughter, Mila, is home reading a magazine when she suddenly starts to feel very sick. No one else is home, so she telephones her brother, Jose, who is a nurse. He is not home.
Information on this page is taken from the English print version of “Healthy Heart, Healthy Family: A Community Health Worker's Manual.” U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH Publication No. 08-3674, Originally Printed 1999, Revised May 2008.
Last Updated March 2012