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Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) and 

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

School Health Corporation  has COSTAR contract pricing for all AEDs. For more information, contact Joanne Nicholas at 800-323-1305, ext. 7987 or Kristi Leahy at 800-323-1305, ext. 7943.
CPR Certification Required for School Nurses (Act 107 of 2014)​ 
Act 107 of 2014 requires that Certified School Nurses (CSN) are certified in CPR and maintain that certification within the time frame established by the approved certifying agency (usually every two years). Beginning with 2015-16 school year , CPR expiration dates and the name of the CPR program completed will be required to be reported  on the School Health Annual Reimbursement Request System (SHARRS) report on the  “Certified School Nurse Detail”.
2018 Approved CPR and BLS courses  (updated May 2018) has been approved and provided by the Bureau of Emergency Medical  Services.
Updated: June 2018