This report is an updated version of the report Too Young to Die from 2012 which analyzed sudden cardiac death (SCD) occurrence, specifically among youth from 1-39 years of age. It includes updated death certificate data from 2007-2016, background information on SCD, mortality statistics, case reviews and potential prevention practices.
List of current MI HEARTSafe Schools by county and designation year(s).
A map of the current number of MI HEARTSafe Schools per Michigan County.
List of common questions, answers and reminders that may help you better understand the application process and the MI HEARTSafe School Program.
Directions for school-based AED practice drills and checklists.
Directions in case of a cardiac emergency.
Document for listing the people designated as the cardiac emergency response team.
A cardiac emergency response plan sample editable for use at your school.
An online Sudden Cardiac Arrest awareness initiative to teach teens all across the country the simple steps that can save a life—and create the next generation of lifesavers. It has resources for students and teachers for learning/teaching hands-only CPR.