Board Policy 3550

Medical Emergencies and Automated External Defibrillators


    The Superintendent will establish and implement procedures for responding to medical emergencies and a medical emergency plan which shall address among other things, maintenance and use of AEDs pursuant to the Physical Fitness Facility Medical Emergency Preparedness Act and the Automated External Defibrillator Act and their implementing regulations. The plan shall provide for an automated external defibrillator (AED) to be available according to State law requirements. This policy does not create an obligation to use an AED nor is it intended to create any expectation that an AED will be present or a trained person will be present and/or able to use an AED.