EMS Resources - First Aid
The information contained in these pages is offered solely as basic first aid advice. It is certainly not intended to replace proper first aid training. Nor is it intended to be a replacement for seeking proper medical treatment.
In the event of an emergency, dial 9-1-1
Evaluation is critical.
Determine for sure that victim is Unconsciousness.
Summon help from the nearest EMS Provider.
LOOK, LISTEN AND FEEL FOR BREATHING
If victim is not breathing, give mouth to mouth resuscitation (one breath every five seconds).
1. Open the airway, push forehead back and hold;
2. Clear out mouth, if necessary, with fingers;
If victim starts breathing, place him or her in the recovery position to prevent choking. Continue to monitor/reassure the victim until the arrival of EMS personnel.