SHAPE America, with a team of national organizations, has developed a new Cardiac Emergency Response Plan (CERP) that establishes specific steps to take during a cardiac emergency in a school setting. A CERP has been proven to save lives in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest.
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Policy in Brief - Cardiac Emergency Response Planning for Schools
The Cardiac Emergency Response Plan template and implementation resources are free for any school to download and can also be found here.