(1) Every dental office in the state of Washington that administers minimal, moderate, or deep sedation, or general anesthesia, as defined in WAC 246-817-710
, must have an automated external defibrillator (AED) or defibrillator.
(2) The dentist and staff must have access to the AED or defibrillator in an emergency, and it must be available and in reach within sixty seconds.
(3) A dental office may share a single AED or defibrillator with adjacent businesses if it meets the requirements in this section.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.32.640
. WSR 10-23-001, § 246-817-722, filed 11/3/10, effective 12/4/10; WSR 09-04-042, § 246-817-722, filed 1/30/09, effective 3/2/09.]