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Well@Work WV Emergency Response to Heart Attack and Stroke
Emergency Response to Heart Attack and Stroke
During the past 12 months, did your worksite...
. Have an emergency response plan that addresses acute heart attack and stroke events?
OSHA- Workplace First Aid Program
Heart Attack Warning Signs
Stroke, TIA and Warning Signs
New Stroke Treatment Guidelines
. Have an emergency response team for medical emergencies?
Is Your Workforce Ready to Respond?
. Offer access to a nationally-recognized training course on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) that includes training on Automated External Defibrillator (AED) usage?
CPR Guide: Hands-Only vs. With Breaths
CPR & AED for Non-Healthcare Professionals
Learn About AEDs and Find Training
Implementing an AED Program
. Have a policy that requires an adequate number of employees per floor, work unit, or shift, in accordance with pertinent state and federal laws, to be certified in CPR/AED?
WV State AED Law
. Have one or more functioning AEDs in place?
IF NO, PLEASE SKIP TO QUESTION 107.
. Have an adequate number of AED units such that a person can be reached within 3–5 minutes of collapse?
WV State AED Law
. Identify the location of AEDS with posters, signs, markers, or other forms of communication other than on the AED itself?
AED Information Sheet
. Perform routine maintenance or testing on all AEDs?
106. Provide information to your local community Emergency Medical Service providers so they are aware that your worksite has an AED in place for an emergency response?
Implementing an AED Program Snapshot
Health Promotion and Chronic Disease
350 Capitol Street, Room 514
Charleston, WV 25301-3715