Tag Archives: Tennessee AEDs

New AED laws passed in New York, Maine, Illinois, and Tennessee

New York state has enacted laws requiring automated external defibrillators(AEDs) in health clubs and dental offices. Assembly Bill 3798, sponsored by Assemblymember Mike Spano, amends the state’s general business law to require that AEDs be available at health clubs during business hours when the clubs are staffed. Senate Bill 2923, sponsored by Senator Martin J. Golden, requires AEDs in […]

Electronic health record usage: 40 percent of doctors | Cardiac Science for the week of Jan. 25

Heart Safe news: Our weekly update on what’s happening in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology Electronic medical records used by 40 percent of office-based physicians A 2009 EHR survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that more than 40 percent of office-based physicians are working with electronic health records. […]