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Michigan schools given chance at HEARTsafe designation

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LANSING (WKZO) -- Schools across the state have until April 1st to apply for the new HEARTsafe Schools designation. In order to qualify a school has to perform at least one cardiac emergency response drill per year; have a written medical emergency response plan and at least ten-percent of a school's staff must have current CPR/AED certification. Schools also must have accessible, properly maintained and inspected AEDs with signs identifying their location and ensure pre-participation sports screening of all student athletes using the current physical and history form endorsed by the Michigan High School Athletic Association.

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