To establish policy and responsibilities for the placement, use, and maintenance of automated external defibrillators in accordance with Illinois law.
This policy applies to all University units.
This policy is implemented by the Campus Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Coordinator at the Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI).
All AEDs in the possession of University units shall be operated, tested, and maintained in accordance with Illinois law, including the Automated External Defibrillator Act (410 ILCS 4), the Physical Fitness Facility Medical Emergency Preparedness Code (210 ILCS 74), and their companion administrative rules at 77 Ill. Adm. Code 525 and Code 527. At least one AED shall be present at locations described in the Physical Fitness Facility Medical Emergency Preparedness Code during hours of operation.
Automated external defibrillator or AED has the meaning set forth in the Automated External Defibrillator Act, 410 ILCS 4/10.
AED Act means the Automated External Defibrillator Act, 410 ILCS 4.
Unit AED means an AED that is maintained by a specific unit of the University.
Fitness Facility Code means the Physical Fitness Facility Medical Emergency Preparedness Code, 210 ILCS 74.
Physical Fitness Facility has the meaning set forth in the Fitness Facility Code, 210 ILCS 74/5.25.
Public Access Defibrillator means an AED that is located in a public area of campus and is maintained by IFSI/IEMS.
Trained AED User has the meaning set forth in the AED Act, 410 ILCS 4/10.
Primary: Executive Director of Emergency Management Brian R. Brauer, RN, Ed.D.; phone: (217) 333-9027; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Secondary: Director of Business Operations Jason Heimbaugh, phone: (217) 265-8982; email: email@example.com