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Indiana removes opt-out provision for CPR training in schools

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Indiana high school students will be required to learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation under new state legislation signed into law Thursday that gets rid of a provision that had allowed schools to opt out of CPR training.

Indiana began requiring CPR training in schools last year with the […]

May 8th, 2015|Categories: Health|Tags: , |2 Comments

Indiana students receive CPR in Schools kits for training

More than 315,000 Indiana high school students will learn Hands-Only CPR during the next four years due to a new law requiring instruction in the life-saving skill.

The change requiring CPR training for high school graduation in Indiana began with this school year. This summer, the American Heart Association donated “CPR […]

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