Title 26 Chapter 8b Section 303

Utah Health Code
Utah Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survival Act
Section 303
Duties of emergency medical dispatch centers.

            

26-8b-303.   Duties of emergency medical dispatch centers.

            An emergency medical dispatch center shall:

            (1) implement a system to receive and manage the information reported to the emergency medical dispatch center under Section 26-8b-301;

            (2) record in the system described in Subsection (1), all information received under Section 26-8b-301 within 14 days after the day on which the information is received;

            (3) inform a person who calls to report a potential incident of sudden cardiac arrest of the location of an AED located at the address of the potential sudden cardiac arrest;

            (4) provide verbal instructions to a person described in Subsection (3) to:

            (a) help a person determine if a patient is in cardiac arrest; and

            (b) if needed:

            (i) provide direction to start CPR;

            (ii) offer instructions on how to perform CPR; or

            (iii) offer instructions on how to use an AED, if one is available; and

            (5) provide the information contained in the system described in Subsection (1), upon request, to the bureau.


Amended by Chapter 98, 2013 General Session