The use of AEDs is authorized in the buildings and on the grounds of the Rhinebeck Central School District in accordance with Section 917 of the Education Law. Staff members authorized to use AED devices must have current training and certification in CPR and the use of the AED provided by a certified trainer. A physician will be appointed to provide medical oversight for the use of the AEDs.
The county and state departments of health, as well as the local emergency services providers, will be notified of the location and use of AEDs within the District.
The Superintendent of Schools will develop regulations and protocols governing the use of AEDs within the District.
Chapter 61 of the Laws of 2002