AED / CPR Commissioner Regulations & Memos
Hands-Only CPR and AED Instruction-Section 100.2(c)(11) of Commissioner’s Regulations requires that all students complete hands-only instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and instruction in the use of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) at least once between grades 9-12 prior to graduation.
Exemption from Hands-only CPR and AED Instruction- Amendment of Section 100.2(c)(11) of the Commissioner's Regulations to allow exemption of a student with a disability from the requirement for instruction in Hands-only CPR and the Use of AEDs. (11/15)
Blood Pressure Management
Heart Disease Awareness
Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents: Summary Report -Evidence-based guidelines which can assist pediatric care providers in the identification and management of CVD. 2011
National Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement: Preventing Sudden Death in Sports Provides information and recommendations for certified athletic trainers and others participating in athletic health care.2/2012
SADS (Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome Foundation)-Provides resources for school personnel and families on sudden arrhythmia death syndromes (SADS).
Connected by Hearts young survivors group- Provides education, support, and networking to young cardiac arrest survivors or those living with heart-related illnesses. This website is designed by young people for young people.