Nevada State AED Law
| Summary of Requirements
||Physician prescription required.|
||Any employee who will use a defibrillator is required to complete the
training requirements of a course in basic emergency care of a person in
cardiac arrest that includes training in the operation and use of an
automated external defibrillator and is conducted in accordance with the
standards of the American
Heart Association, the American National Red Cross or any similar organization.
|EMS Notification||A person who purchases an automated external defibrillator for commercial use in this State may register the defibrillator with the Health Division by providing the Health Division with his name, street address and telephone number, the name, street address and telephone number of the business or organization on whose premises the defibrillator will be placed for use, and the specific location at which the defibrillator will be stored.|
||The defibrillator must be maintained and tested according to the manufacturer's operational guidelines|
|Notification of Use||No Current Legislation|
| Good Samaritan Protection
|No Current Legislation
||No Current Legislation
NV Rev Stat § 41.500 - 2010
Provides Good Samaritan protection for use of an AED and establishes guidelines for AED programs.
| Laws / Legislation
|NV Rev Stat § 450B.620||2014||Outlines AED requirements for: school properties, medical facilities, and health clubs.|
|NV Rev Stat § 389.0185||2013||Outlines instructions to ensure the public health and safety for a school that acquires an AED.
|NV Rev Stat § 450B.0505||2013||Defines: Automated External Defibrillator.|
|NV Rev Stat § 450B.600||2011||Outlines AED requirements for: High schools, the largest airport in the county, sporting arenas, capital building, legislative building, Grant Sawyer building, and county offices.
|NV Rev Stat § 450B.610||2010||Outlines the responsibilities of: the health division, an emergency medical dispatcher, an AED manufacturer, and the owner of an AED.|
||Requires registration of automated external defibrillators, authorizes all public schools to acquire AEDs.|
|AB 441||2003||Requires automated external defibrillators in high schools, some state facilities, and some county facilities. Allows for AED placement in medical facilities and health clubs. Establishes guidelines for AED programs.|
||Expands immunity protection.|
||Provides for immunity protection.|
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