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Chase Morris Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act

Senate Bill 239, the Chase Morris Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act goes into effect July 1. Under the new law, every coach associated with an athletic activity must complete the sudden cardiac arrest training course  from Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) approved providers.  In addition, a student participating in or desiring to participate in an athletic activity and the student’s parent or guardian will need to review and sign the Athlete/Parent/Guardian Sudden Cardiac Arrest Symptoms and Warning Signs Information Sheet developed by the OSDH and the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE).

The full bill, overview of the legislation, direct links to the Athlete/Parent/Guardian Sudden Cardiac Arrest Symptoms and Warning Signs Information Sheet and links to approved provider Sudden Cardiac Arrest training courses can be found below.

Senate Bill 239 

Overview of the Chase Morris Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act

Athlete/Parent/Guardian Information Sheet

Athlete/Parent/Guardian Information Sheet (Spanish)

  • Approved Providers for Sudden Cardiac Arrest training courses for coaches

Provider: National Federation of High Schools
Course: Sudden Cardiac Arrest
http://nfhslearn.com/courses/61032

Provider: Sports Safety International
Course: CardiacWise 2.0
http://www.sportsafetyinternational.org/cardiacwise/

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