2009 New Jersey Code
2A:62A-25 - Responsibilities of person, entity acquiring automated external defibrillator

2A:62A-25.  Responsibilities of person, entity acquiring automated external defibrillator
3.A person or entity that acquires an automated external  defibrillator shall:

a.Ensure that any person, prior to using that defibrillator, has successfully completed  and holds a current certification from the American Red Cross, American Heart Association or other training program recognized by the Department of Health and Senior Services in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and use of a defibrillator;

b.Ensure that the defibrillator is maintained and tested according to the manufacturer's operational guidelines;

c.Notify the appropriate first aid, ambulance or rescue squad or other appropriate emergency medical services provider that the person or entity has acquired the defibrillator, the type acquired and its location; and

d.Prior to purchasing the automated external defibrillator, provide the prescribing licensed physician with documentation that the person or entity purchasing the defibrillator has a protocol in place to comply with the requirements of subsections a., b. and c. of this section.


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